Faculty of Medicine – Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and the Centre for Research in Neuroscience (CRN)
The McGill University Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and the Centre for Research in Neuroscience (CRN) at McGill University invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
The CRN is a vibrant research centre that encompasses basic and translational neuroscience research with highly interactive research groups. The CRN is located at the Montreal General Hospital and is supported by the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre. The Centre is located in Montreal, a cosmopolitan city with an attractive and affordable lifestyle.
The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain a highly innovative, independent, and externally funded research program and contribute to teaching and the supervision of graduate students at the University.
Qualifications and Education requirements
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. in neuroscience or related field and at least 3 years of postdoctoral training. Applicants should have a strong research focus on neurodevelopmental disorders, such as autism or Fragile X syndrome, and those using innovative techniques or approaches are particularly encouraged to apply.
Job Type: Tenure-track
Rank: Assistant/Associate Professor
Job status: Full-time
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
a cover letter & curriculum vitae (as 1 pdf document)
statement of research (if including other documents, combine to make 1 pdf)
the names and contact information of three referees
McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
About McGill University & Montreal Neurological Institute
McGill University is a leading international research environment in neuroscience that has recently been awarded a major federal grant for a broad program in understanding brain function in health and disease. The Montreal Neurological Institute of McGill University has embarked on a journey to set a global precedent as the first academic institute to fully embrace the principles of Open Science. ...In that context, the Institute highly encourages its researchers to work under these principles.The MNI is an integral part of McGill University, located in downtown Montreal. The neuroscience community at McGill and in greater Montreal is one of the largest and most diverse in North America. Montreal is one of the most multicultural and lively cities in North America that offers an extremely high quality of life.