Neurobiology, Duke University

Position ID:Duke-Neuro-DUKEPRIMATENEURO [#9743, FAPNFY18]
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27710-0001, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Neuroscience / Systems neuroscience, Cellular and molecular neurosciencec, Clinical neuroscience, Cognitive neuroscience, Developmental neuroscience, Theoretical, Computational, Neuroscience
Appl Deadline:2017/11/03 finished (posted 2017/09/08, finished 2018/05/06)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Duke University
School of Medicine
Department of Neurobiology

Duke University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Neurobiology. Applicants should be using non-human primates as a model organism to ask questions about the organization and operation of the functioning brain. Appointments may be at any level, with a preference for Assistant Professors who would start their independent careers at Duke. Research programs may use either traditional or modern approaches along with computational neuroscience in any area of neurobiology.

Successful candidates will have track records of creativity and productivity, demonstrated potential for outstanding future achievements, and a desire to participate in an exciting, interactive, and growing community. 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. Qualified women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

For full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 3, 2017, 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), reprints of 3 key publications, and 3 letters of recommendations. 

Questions may be directed to Stephen Lisberger, Chair of the Department of Neurobiology, LISBERGER@NEURO.DUKE.EDU

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Duke University
Department of Neurobiology
Box 3209
Durham, NC 27710

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