Assistant Professor of Physiology, Neuroscience and Neurology (Tenure)
University of Southern California (USC)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: REQ20126860
The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.
The Departments of Physiology, Neuroscience and NeurologyÂ at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine seek a full time Behavioral Neurologist interested in pursuing an academic career as a physician-scientist.Â The position is tailored for approximately 50% research and 50% clinical effort.Â
Candidates must be board certified in neurology, fellowship trained in behavioral neurology with a focus on Alzheimer Disease and Related Disorders (ADRD).Â They should have demonstrated a track record in clinical or translational research.Â Candidates must have active licensure in California.Â Successful candidates will have strong behavior neurology skills and interest in pursuing an independently funded, academic research career.Â
The position offers a competitive salary with excellent university benefits and an academic appointment at the USC Keck School of Medicine appropriate to the level of training and experience.Â Apply here and upload your curriculum vitae For further inquiries contact: Berislav Zlokovic, M.D., Ph.D., Chair of Physiology and Neuroscience and Helena Chui, M.D., Chair and Professor, Department of Neurology, Keck School of Medicine of USC, e-mail: Berislav.firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com.
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