Assistant Professor, Frontotemporal Dementia


University of Pennsylvania


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Principal Investigator

Andrew Murray



The Department of Neurology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an assistant professor position in either the nontenure clinician educator track or the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of clinical experience in the management of frontotemporal dementia and other early onset neurodegenerative diseases; and knowledge of neuroimaging analyses, biomarkers, clinical-pathological correlations, statistical analyses and experimental design. 

Teaching responsibilities may include presentations to medical students, residents, and fellows on early onset neurodegenerative diseases.

Clinical responsibilities may include seeing patients with frontotemporal dementia and other early onset dementias, conducting therapeutic trials in early-onset dementias.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include obtaining external (e.g., NIH) funding to support novel studies of neuroimaging, biofluid, and cognitive markers of neurodegenerative disease.

UPenn seeks candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.


Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree.