The Estelle and Daniel Maggin Department of Neurology, Center for Parkinson’s Disease Research, and The Friedman Brain Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine, invite applications for tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Parkinson’s disease or related diseases, such as Lewy body diseases (dementia), synucleinopathies, or tauopathies. A preference will be given to applicants who have established and will continue to develop research areas in molecular biomarkers in peripheral tissues and brains, human stem cell derived 3D/organoid modeling, cellular and molecular mechanism of vesicle trafficking, neuroimmune system, and cross-sectional study with aging. We are particularly interested in applications that can use innovative imaging, genetic animals, highly quantitative cellular and biochemical systems, and translational approaches.
Qualified candidates must hold a PhD, MD or MD/PhD degree with established expertise in research and a strong record of research accomplishments. The successful candidates are expected to establish a dynamic and independently funded research program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
The search will continue until the position is filled. However, to ensure full consideration, applications should be received by February 15, 2020. Please send your curriculum vitae, a description of achievements and research interests to the attention of Dr. Zhenyu Yue:
Faculty Search Committee, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10029