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Research Assistant Professor

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please submit, preferentially electronically, a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests (no longer than 3 pages), and the names of three references to vallom@upmc.edu. Applications can also be mailed to Karl Kandler, PhD; c/o Marykay Vallo; Department of Otolaryngology; Eye and Ear Institute, Room 127; 203 Lothrop Street; Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Research Assistant Professor
Department Name 35212-Med-Otolaryngology
Position Number 0122438
Position Details

The Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is expanding its auditory research program by adding five faculty positions over the next years. The current position is intended to be filled at the level of Assistant Professor but qualified candidates at other levels will be considered. Individuals using electrophysiological and/or imaging techniques to address fundamental questions about function, development, or plasticity of auditory brainstem circuits in mammals are especially encouraged to apply. We offer a generous startup package, state-of-the-art core facilities, and a highly interactive research environment that provides ample opportunities for interactions on a basic science and translational level. Applicants should have a PhD and/or M.D. degree and several years of productive postdoctoral experience. Candidates will be expected to develop a successful, funded research program and participate in graduate and medical teaching/training.

Application Process

Please submit, preferentially electronically, a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests (no longer than 3 pages), and the names of three references to vallom@upmc.edu. Applications can also be mailed to Karl Kandler, PhD; c/o Marykay Vallo; Department of Otolaryngology; Eye and Ear Institute, Room 127; 203 Lothrop Street; Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

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 10/15/2007
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person Karl Kandler PhD
Contact Email vallom@upmc.edu
Contact Phone