University of Pennsylvania (PENN)

Assistant Professor, Neuro-Immune/ Neuro-Pharmacological Interactions

University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine

Philadelphia, PA, United States

The Department of Pharmacology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the tenure track. Expertise is required in studying fundamental aspects of neuro-immune and/or neuropharmacological interactions in health and in disease.

Teaching responsibilities may include teaching students in the School of Medicine medical and/or graduate programs.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include using translational approaches to understanding neurodevelopmental, neurological and neuropsychiatric conditions, with some preference to neurodegenerative disease.

Applicants must have an Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree.

It is expected that qualified individuals will exhibit creativity in the application of cutting-edge techniques and approaches to advance their scientific progress.

The position includes a competitive salary, high-quality laboratory space and start-up funding. It is expected that the candidates chosen will establish an independent, extramurally funded research program.

Applicants in early career development are encouraged to apply.

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We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/ women/ individuals with disabilities/ protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.