Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Structure, University of Washington

Sep 13, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Biological Structure in the School of Medicine at the University of Washington invites applications for two full time tenure track positions at the level of Assistant Professor. With the recent appointment of our new chair, we are excited to have the opportunity to expand and diversify our Department’s faculty with these recruitments. We seek outstanding candidates to establish vigorous scientific programs in a multidisciplinary community of interactive researchers in the following areas of emphasis in Neuroscience: (1) Genes, circuits & behavior, including the use of in vitro or in vivo structural and functional imaging, and connectomics approaches; (2) Neural plasticity, regeneration and repair. Candidates with an interest in development and diseases of the nervous system in vertebrate models are particularly encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. (in a related field), M.D., or foreign equivalent is required. Establishment of extramural funding and participation in departmental educational programs in the Health Sciences is expected. Submit a curriculum vita, summaries of your research and teaching experience, and three references at: Consideration of applications will commence November 1, 2017.

The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.  University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.