The Stark Neurosciences Research Institute and the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at the Indiana University School of Medicine are recruiting an Assistant Research Professor to investigate animal models of neurodegeneration and traumatic brain injury as well as translational studies relating these models to human disease. This individual will conduct and oversee funded research projects, write grants and provide oversight of a research laboratory focused on neurodegeneration and traumatic brain injury.
Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F/D/V. We encourage applications from women and other underrepresented groups. In addition, it is the University's policy to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities.
The applicant should have experience analyzing animal models including molecular and behavioral studies. The successful candidate must have either a Ph.D or M.D. degree and postdoctoral experience. The candidate must be able to mentor undergraduate students, medical students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows.
Internal Number: 5802
About Indiana University School of Medicine
One of the first human genetics departments in the country, the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at IU School of Medicine has a rich history of training geneticists and genetic counselors and providing genetic consultation and counseling services. The department contributes to the understanding of numerous genetic conditions through the integration of basic research in genetic and genomic mechanisms, translational research in disease models, and clinical trials in rare and common genetic diseases.