Jobs

Alzheimer’s Center at Temple

Employer

Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Principal Investigator

Domenico Pratico

Contact

Please send a letter of intent and a CV to Domenico Pratico, praticod@temple.edu

Description

The Alzheimer’s Center is seeking an outstanding scientist for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level whose research program investigates mechanisms relevant to the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease and related neurodegenerative conditions.

This position will complement and synergize with ongoing basic and clinical research programs within the Departments of Pharmacology, Neurology, Neuroscience, and Medicine. The recently established Alzheimer’s Center at Temple occupies space in the Medical Education and Research Building, a new, state-of-the-art building fully dedicated to basic and clinical research and medical education. 

A competitive package will be offered based on qualifications.  

Requirements

Ideal candidates will have expertise in one or more of the following areas: 1) molecular biology using animal models and cell culture systems; 2) histopathology and biochemical analysis of human and non-human brain tissue; 3) biochemistry and molecular biology.  Applicants should have a proven track record of consistent publications and independent funding in these areas. 

Interested candidates should have an M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree, and a strong academic record in neurobiology or neuroscience with an emphasis on Alzheimer’s and related neurodegenerative diseases.