Salary Range: Dependent on Qualifications/Experience
The Department of Cell Biology and Physiology and the Neuroscience Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invite applications for an open-rank, tenure-track faculty position. The successful candidate must have an exceptional record of publications in leading peer-reviewed journals, a well-defined research vision, and will be expected to establish and maintain an innovative externally funded research program. We will consider any qualified candidates working with mammalian models, humans, or human IPSCs. Research areas of particular interest include Alzheimer's disease, neurodegeneration, pain, glial biology, glial diseases, and gene therapies for brain disorders, but outstanding work in any area of neuroscience will be considered.
The Department of Cell Biology and Physiology (https://www.med.unc.edu/cellbiophysio/) and the UNC Neuroscience Center (http://www.med.unc.edu/neuroscience) provide outstanding environments for ground breaking research and career development. The University offers an array of modern Core facilities for preclinical and clinical research (https://www.med.unc.edu/corefacilities).
UNC Chapel Hill is ranked eighth in the US based on federal research funding and is a US News and World Report top 25 medical school. We offer a rich academic environment with extensive opportunities for collaborative research within the institution. As one of the three
Carolina rates among the nation’s great institutions of higher education, set on an historic and beautiful campus that celebrates all four seasons. Carolina’s students, faculty and staff come here from around the world, bringing varied cultural, racial and ethnic heritages that help make UNC-Chapel Hill a thriving intellectual center. We’re repeatedly ranked the nation’s best value in higher education for students seeking to earn a college degree – the University has garnered the top spot each time since the ranking’s launch in 1998.Whether you’ve just started your career, are new to academia or are a seasoned professional with assorted campus experiences to draw on, we hope you will find a great place at Carolina.