Tenure-track Positions in Neuroscience Research at Nankai University, Tianjin, China
The State Key Laboratory of Medicinal Chemical Biology (SKLMCB) of Nankai University, Tianjin, China, invites applications for a number of tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Associate or Full Investigator. The applicant must have a Ph.D. and a strong publication record in high-quality peer-reviewed journals. The ideal candidate should have a research program in neuroscience. The areas we are particularly interested are: 1) Development of brain circuitry; 2) neural circuitry in normal and diseased conditions; 3) Mechanisms and drug screening of neurological and psychiatric diseases using human iPS cells as a model; 4) Studies and drug testing of using animal models of neurological diseases; 5) Computational pharmacology of brain disorders.
SKLMCB is a multi-disciplinary research institute with lab space of more than 20000 square meters. Current research directions include: 1) Molecular mechanisms of human diseases; 2) Structure-based drug design; 3. Drug delivery and bio-imaging. The lab provides an excellent scientific research environment which nurtures cross-discipline collaborations. The successful applicant will receive a competitive salary, a substantial start-up package, state-of-the-art research space and will have access to numerous core facilities that provide advanced technologies.
Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a 2-page statement of research plan, and the names and contact information of three references electronically to Ms. Wang Shanshan (firstname.lastname@example.org). Applications will be accepted until the appropriate candidates are identified and the positions are filled. Information about the lab can be found at sklmcb.nankai.edu.cn.