Brown University – Tenure Track or Tenured Position in Neuroscience

Providence, Rhode Island
Salary arrangements dependent upon title and rank.
February 15 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type

The Brown Institute for Brain Science and the Department of Neuroscience invite applications for a tenure track or tenured faculty position at any rank. Brown University is making substantial commitments and financial investments in brain science to expand on three decades of outstanding interdisciplinary research in brain science at Brown. This opening is part of a larger plan to grow the Brown Institute for Brain Science faculty. The Institute enhances brain science research spanning 6 core departments/schools (Neuroscience; Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences; Psychiatry and Human Behavior; Neurology; Neurosurgery; Engineering), as well as 13 other academic units at Brown.

The successful applicant will hold a PhD and/or MD degree and use advanced cellular, molecular or genetic approaches to address fundamental mechanisms underlying brain development, function, or disorders. We particularly encourage applications from established scientists with an international reputation, a highly successful and externally supported independent research program, and an established record of scholarly contribution. A collaborative approach to research and scholarship is essential. The incumbent is expected to participate in the educational mission of Brown University. Further information about the Department, the Graduate Program, and the Brown Institute of Brain Science is available at and

The search committee will give full consideration to applications received by March 1, 2017. Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a two-page description of their research plans and scientific vision, and a teaching statement to:

Brown University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.