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Cognitive Research Associate
Posting Department: Neurology
Expire Date: 06/25/2014
The Department of Neurology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Research Associate positions in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Cognitive Neurology with a focus on developing studies of patients with neurodegenerative conditions, focusing particularly on patients with frontotemporal lobar degeneration, Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders . Responsibilities include statistical analyses of the data and writing scientific papers; and will relate these cognitive findings to structural MRI studies of cortical atrophy and white matter degeneration. He/she will be expected to help supervise laboratory technicians involved in testing patients with neurodegenerative conditions in an academic setting. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.


Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d2983