Assistant Professor of Research in Neurology

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Working Title: Assistant Professor of Research in Neurology

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Neurology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-27-2018

Posting Summary:
The Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Research to focus on Autism Research. A successful candidate would join a vibrant group of researchers that conduct brain imaging and neurogenetics research on autism and related neurodevelopmental disorders. This research group is particularly focused on sex differences in the causes and expression of autism. The candidate would be expected to establish an independent line of research as well as collaborate with a wide group of existing researchers in this field. The candidate would be based in the Department of Neurology but would be expected to be a part of the vibrant and collaborative environment present in the University of Virginia with joint appointment in the Curry School of Education.

Qualified candidates must have a PhD or equivalent. The candidate would be expected to have a track record of independent funding as well as have the ability to obtain independent funding from government as well as private sources.

The University of Virginia is located in picturesque Charlottesville at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It is routinely ranked as one of the best places to live in the USA ( and is located within 2 hours of Washington DC, several national parks as well as the Atlantic Ocean.

Interested parties should visit Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing your interests. This position will remain open until filled.

For information regarding the application process please contact Greg Haskins at [email protected]

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 11/27/2018
Application Due: 1/4/2019
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