Nanyang Technological University, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
April 9, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
A position at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine is open for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Systems Neuroscience. Although candidates working on a broad range of research topics within this area are encouraged to apply, the ideal applicant will be using a vertebrate model system and employ techniques such as neurophysiology, imaging, optogenetics, molecular genetics, behavioural analyses, computational modelling and/or related approaches.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D. degree and a substantial record of research achievement. In addition to performing high-quality research, the appointee will also be expected to contribute to medical and graduate student training.
Applicants should email a cover letter, C.V. (including contact information for 3 referees) and a brief statement of research interests (3 page limit) to George J. Augustine (firstname.lastname@example.org) by June 15, 2018.
Internal Number: 001
About Nanyang Technological University, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
The Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) is a partnership between two of the world’s premier institutions of higher education, Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. The medical school, established at NTU in Singapore, offers a five-year MBBS degree jointly awarded by both institutions. The School welcomed its first cohort of medical students in August 2013 and there are ambitious plans for growth.
The School’s research strategy is based on four key disease themes – Metabolic Disorders, Infection and Immunity, Neuroscience & Mental Health, and Dermatology & Skin Biology – with cross-cutting themes in Chromosome & Genome Biology, Developmental Biology& Regenerative Medicine, Vascular Biology and Health Services Outcomes Research, providing potential for synergistic interdisciplinary research with top-class research and healthcare institutes.