The Department of Neurology and the Mesulam Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, invite applications for a tenure-track Investigator at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor. We seek outstanding scientists to investigate all innovative areas of basic research into Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal degenerations, and other types of dementia. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the roles of tau, innate immunity, genetics, and aging in dementia. Applicants will hold a PhD and/or MD degree and use advanced genetic, molecular, cellular, or animal model approaches to address fundamental questions related to dementia. The successful applicant will enjoy the supportive, collegial, and collaborative environments of the Department of Neurology and the Mesulam Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Center, and Northwestern University at large. Applicants should submit an application on our website: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/NzQ=. Learn more about Northwestern’s neurology department at https://www.neurology.northwestern.edu/.
Qualified candidates will hold an M.D. and/or Ph.D. degree.
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