Requisition Number: 0901920
Department: 29060000-MD-MOLECULAR GENTCS / MICROBIO
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Description: The Center for NeuroGenetics at the University of Florida College of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track position at the ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE or FULL PROFESSOR level. We seek an outstanding investigator in the areas of gene discovery and/or genetic, computational or pathophysiological models of neurological disease. The Center has active research programs in human, mouse and Drosophila genetics, as well as computational biology, and is housed in the recently constructed University of Florida Genetics Institute with modern facilities for bioinformatics, genomics, proteomics and a full service transgenic and knockout mouse facility. In addition to being an active member of the Center, the primary academic appointment will be in a relevant department (Departments of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Neurology or Neuroscience)
Special Instructions to Applicants: Candidates with a Ph.D. and/or M.D. and relevant postdoctoral experience should send their curriculum vitae, names of three references, and a brief description of research interests to: Dr. Laura P.W. Ranum, Center for NeuroGenetics, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610-3610. Email: NeuroGenetics-FacultySearch@health.ufl.edu as well as apply online to https://jobs.ufl.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp position number 00026738. For further information about the center visit our website: www.neurogenetics.med.ufl.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately, with search committee determinations beginning circa January 1, 2013. The search may remain open until the position is filled. UF is an Equal Opportunity Institution with a strong commitment to excellence through diversity.