October 21, 2013

University of Pennsylvania, Neuroscience Tenure-track Assistant Professor

The Department of Neuroscience and the Mahoney Institute for Neurosciences (MINS) at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania requests applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in basic or disease-related neuroscience. Special attention will be given to those applying innovative molecular approaches to rodent models. Highly competitive lab space and start-up funds are available for the successful candidate. The Department of Neuroscience is located within a vibrant environment on the UPenn campus. The MINs includes more than 100 labs, spanning the breadth of the neurosciences, brought together to foster collaborative and multi-disciplinary approaches to advance our understanding of the brain.

Applicants should submit a list of at least 3 referees, cover letter, CV, and 2-3-page detailed research plan as a single PDF file at http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g309/d3439. We may request the letters of recommendation after a preliminary screening process.

First consideration will be given to applications received by January 14th, 2014, but applications will continue to be accepted.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and encourages applications from women and all minorities.