Duke University, Neurobiology

Position ID:Duke-Neuro-2022_NEUROBIO_SEARCH [#22560]
Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27710-0001, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Neuroscience / all
Appl Deadline:2023/03/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/08/31, finished 2023/08/18, listed until 2023/03/31)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Neurobiology at Duke University invites applications for a faculty appointment at the level of tenure-track Assistant Professor or tenured Associate Professor. We seek an individual conducting basic research related to the operation of the brain and the relation of brain circuits to behavior. Combined experimental/computational research programs are welcomed as are applicants using any non-human model organism, including primates. 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 the functioning brain and the diseases that afflict it. 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., M.D., or equivalent degree. We strongly encourage and seek out applications from individuals from historically underrepresented backgrounds in STEM. Applications should be submitted by October 15, 2022, although applications will be considered until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a summary of current and proposed research (maximum 3 pages), a 1-page outline of how they will engage with the community, including their commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, reprints of 3 key publications, and 3 letters of recommendation to:

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Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Box 3209
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710-0001