The Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine in association with the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior is currently seeking applications for a faculty position in the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center. The position will be in the In-Residence series at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, commensurate with background and experience. Candidates must have a terminal degree and a strong record of academic productivity in neurodevelopmental disorders and/or developmental neurobiology with a translational emphasis. A demonstrated ability to develop an independent research portfolio with federally funded grants is essential. Candidates should be highly collaborative, with evidence of engagement in multi-level, integrative and translational research studies that focus on neurodevelopment, and are applicable to intellectual and developmental disorders. Expertise in CLARITY is strongly desired. The Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences has a commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion. An individual track record and/or commitment to mentoring and advising individuals from groups historically underrepresented in medicine are desired.
Review of applications will begin on May 5, 2017, and the search will remain open until the position is filled. To apply, please submit request materials to http://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02931.
The UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences is an integral part of The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, a leading interdisciplinary research and education institute devoted to the understanding of complex human behavior and the causes, prevention and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders.
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