Duke University Medical Center, Neurology

Position ID:DukeUniv-Neurology-FACULTY [#17583]
Position Title: Faculty Appointment in Degenerative Neurological Disease
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27707, United States [map]
Subject Area: Neurology
Starting Date:2021/07/01
Appl Deadline:2021/01/21 11:59PMhelp popup (accepting applications posted 2020/11/17)
Position Description:    


The Center for Neurodegeneration and Neurotheraputics, along with the Department of Neurology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. We seek candidates conducting cellular and molecular research related to the mechanisms of neurodegenerative disorders. The appointment will be in one or more of the Departments of Neurobiology, Cell Biology, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, or Neurology depending on the fit. Successful candidates will have track records of creativity and productivity, demonstrated potential for outstanding future achievements, and a desire to participate in an exciting, collaborative, and growing community of academic scientists studying diseases that affect the brain. They will be expected to mount a productive and innovative research program, to obtain outside funding, and to participate actively in graduate education. Candidates must have a Ph.D., MD or MP-PhD. degree. Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by January 15, 2021, although applications will be considered until the position is filled. Applicants should submit: a curriculum vitae; a brief summary of current and proposed research (maximum 3 pages); and the names, emails and phone numbers of 3 references to: JT.SOLOMON@DUKE.EDU

Questions may be directed to Richard O'Brien, Professor of Neurology and Neurobiology, richard.obrien@duke.edu or Andrew West, Chair of the Search Committee, Andrew.west@duke.edu

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311 Research Drive
Bryan Research Building, Room 0101A
Durham, NC 27710

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