Assistant Professor - Alzheimer's Disease


Brown University


Providence, Rhode Island

Principal Investigator

Stephen Salloway

Principal Investigator

The Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is seeking a young investigator to join its clinical research program in Alzheimer’s disease as an assistant professor. The candidate will be expected to develop independent scholarly research focusing on the detection, prevention, and early intervention of Alzheimer’s disease. The group is using imaging, fluid, and genetic biomarkers, developing novel cognitive assessments, and testing pharmacological and lifestyle interventions. The position combines cognitive assessments in the Memory and Aging Program with protected time for independent scholarly activity. Brown provides an excellent environment for interdisciplinary and translational research in neurodegenerative disorders.

Brown University is an EEO/AA employer and encourages applications from minorities and women. Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. Please apply online at


The successful candidate must qualify for an academic appointment at the rank of assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Minimum requirements include: Doctoral degree in clinical psychology, cognitive neuroscience, or a related discipline, clinical and research experience working with patients with cognitive disorders, excellence in teaching and research mentorship, ability to develop and conduct an independent program of research, and a commitment to scholarly participation in the Alzheimer’s disease research programs of the Warren Alpert Medical School.