Position Type: Permanent Faculty
Department: Cell Biology and Physiology - 422001
Appointment Type: Open Rank
Vacancy ID: FAC0002120
Position Summary: The Department of Cell Biology and Physiology and the Neuroscience Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invite applications for an open-rank, tenure-track/tenure eligible faculty position. Research areas of particular interest include Alzheimer's disease, neurodegeneration, pain, glial biology and glial diseases, but outstanding work in any area of neuroscience will be considered.
Education Requirements: Must have a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD degree.
Qualification and Experience: Candidates must have a history of successful research in the neurosciences and demonstrate a high capacity to receive external, independent funding. The successful candidate must have an exceptional record of publications in leading peer-reviewed journals, a well-defined research vision, and will be expected to establish and maintain an innovative externally funded research program.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Department Contact Name and Title: Matthew Tucci HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: [email protected]
Special Instructions for Applicants: Applicants should apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/127292 . The online application will require a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief (~1,500 word) statement of ongoing and planned research, and the names and contact information for four referees. Review of applications will begin November 1,2017, but applications will continue to be considered until the position is filled.