Open Rank Faculty Position in Neuroscience—Alzheimer’s Disease


Ernest J. Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience, The University of Rochester Medical Center


Rochester, New York

Principal Investigator

Kerry O’Banion and Anton Porsteinsson


Applications may be submitted to address

Questions may be addressed to search co-chairs Kerry O’Banion ( and Anton Porsteinsson ( Review of applications will begin February 1, 2018.


The Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience and Department of Neuroscience at the University of Rochester invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant, associate, or full professor rank whose research program offers innovative approaches to the study of Alzheimer’s Disease and related neurodegenerative dementias. As part of an ongoing expansion in neuroscience across the university, the institute seeks exceptional applicants to develop and grow outstanding research programs specifically focused on the neurobiology of dementia.

The successful candidate will contribute to teaching and mentoring at the graduate level.

University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and its ability to fulfill its important missions.  The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equal valued and supported.

EOE / Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled


P.D., M.D.-Ph.D., and M.D. applicants are encouraged to apply; for applicants pursuing part-time clinical activities, co-appointment in an appropriate clinical department is possible.

To apply, please provide a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests, PDFs of two or three recent publications, and (for assistant and associate professor candidates) contact information for three references. For more senior candidates, reference information may be provided at a later date.