The Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty appointment in the area of brain aging or neurodegenerative diseases. We encourage applications from candidates who employ novel approaches to explore areas at the level of cellular and molecular mechanisms and/or neural circuits in vivo. Applications at both junior and senior levels will be considered, with rank dependent on experience and qualifications. We are located within the Texas Medical Center and its very rich and collaborative neuroscience community including Baylor College of Medicine, Rice University and the University of Houston.
Individuals will be expected to develop a strong, independent research program and contribute to our departmental teaching mission. Interested applicants should submit electronically their curriculum vitae, a statement of their research and teaching interests, and the names of three references through our online application system at http://p.rfer.us/UTHoV_3K3. Applications should be submitted by January 7, 2019. The search will remain open until a suitable candidate is identified.
UTHealth is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment-related activities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law or university policy. Reasonable accommodation, based on disability or religious observances, will be considered in accordance with applicable law and UTHealth policy. The University maintains affirmative action programs with respect to women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and eligible veterans in accordance with applicable law.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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About The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is located at the center of the Texas Medical Center (TMC), the largest complex of biomedical and health-related institutions in the world. Successful applicants will have unparalleled opportunities to interact with basic, clinical, and translational researchers at neighboring TMC institutions, including Baylor College of Medicine, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Rice University, The Texas A&M Institute for Bioscience and Technology, and The Methodist Hospital Research Institute. The breadth and quality of biomedical science in the TMC rivals that of any academic medical center in the world.