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Research Assistant Professor

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Applicants should e-mail curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research goals, and the names of three references to: NROSCI1@pitt.edu and specify Research Assistant Professor position in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed beginning December 15, 2015 and are invited until the position is filled. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Research Assistant Professor
Department Name 13225-Neuroscience
Position Number 0080515
Position Details

Applications are invited for a research faculty position studying cellular and pharmacological mechanisms underlying motivated behavior to work in the research group of Dr. Marlene Cohen. Candidates must have at least 3 years of post-doctoral research experience performing multielectrode electrophysiology in awake, behaving animals, expertise in the processing and analysis of neural data, and extensive training in animal models of attention and decision-making. Additional information about the department can be found at www.pitt.edu/~neurosci.

Application Process

Applicants should e-mail curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research goals, and the names of three references to: NROSCI1@pitt.edu and specify Research Assistant Professor position in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed beginning December 15, 2015 and are invited until the position is filled. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 01/12/2016
Open Until Filled No
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