Chair, Department of Neuroscience

An Endowed professorship (Janice and Rodney Reynolds Chair in Neurobiology) has been established in the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine (UConn Health) to support a senior investigator with an outstanding record of accomplishments. We invite highly successful neuroscientists to apply at the Associate Professor or Full Professor rank in the tenure track. Exceptional scientists having established independent research programs in basic and/or translational neuroscience research, especially in the area of neurodegenerative diseases, neuroinflammation, vascular dementia, stroke, or pain, are particularly encouraged to apply.

Minimum qualifications include a PhD and/or MD and demonstrated accomplishments in academic performance. Applicants should currently lead excellent research programs with a history of sustained extramural funding, excellent publications and a record of successful mentorship of graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. The successful applicant will be expected to actively participate in teaching and mentoring trainees including medical and graduate students at UConn Health.

Interested candidates should apply at, search no. 2019-758 and upload their CV, cover letter and a concise statement of their research and teaching interests. Applicants should also arrange to have at least three letters of reference (on letterhead with signature) submitted to [email protected].

Employer: University of Connecticut
Location: Farmington, CT
Sector: Academia
Degree required: PhD and/or MD
Conditions: NDG
Job posted: April 16th, 2019
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