Department of Neurology Basic Scientist

Chicago, Illinois
Salary is commensurate with experience.
January 22 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

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Department of Neurology Basic Scientist


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The Davee Department of Neurology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seeks a full-time tenure track Investigator at the rank of ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR.  Responsibilities include contributing to the body of research in the field of neuroscience, maintaining a successful research lab, and educating medical students, residents and fellows. Successful candidates should be highly motivated with strong interests in developing a research program.  High quality laboratory space is available.  There are opportunities to conduct collaborative efforts with researchers and clinical faculty.   In addition to teaching responsibilities there will be ample opportunities to participate in multidisciplinary research programs throughout the Department of Neurology and Northwestern University as a whole.

Qualified candidates will hold an M.D. and/or Ph.D. degree. 

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