University of Connecticut Health Center (UCHC)

Physician-Scientist Tenure-Track Position in Aging Research

UConn Health

Farmington, CT, United States

UConn Center on Aging at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine is seeking two Physician-Scientists with a track record of high quality research of relevance to aging. A medical degree (MD, DO, equivalent) is required. Located on the UConn Health campus in Farmington CT, midway between Boston and New York, UConn Center on Aging is the multidisciplinary home to investigators in biological, clinical, social, behavioral, and population sciences. Extensive collaborative opportunities exist throughout the university and the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine on our campus. Our collaborative efforts seek to enhance function and independence in later life with a particular emphasis on strategies to better define and target heterogeneity of aging. Examples of expertise include translational geroscience, immunogenomics, metabolism, health outcomes and health policy research addressing function in terms of host defense, behavior, cognition, continence and mobility. Interested applicants should apply at, search number 2020-631 and submit a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. Questions regarding this search should be addressed to Dr. George Kuchel at or

UConn Health is an affirmative action employer in addition to an EEO and M/F/V/PwD employer.

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Quote Reference: 2020-631