The Department of Neurosurgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is seeking a qualified individual at the Assistant Professor rank in the In-Residence series to join the UCLA Brain Injury Research Center. Candidates must have a Ph.D in Neurosciences. We are seeking an individual with a strong background in mitochondrial function after traumatic brain injury. Experience in preclinical models of traumatic brain injury is required. Applicants should have experience in research areas that include but are not exclusive to behavioral outcomes, histological experience, western blotting, RNA sequencing, mitochondrial biogenesis and respiration analyses, and animal surgical skills and how these pertain to sex differences. This position requires a minimum of 4 years’ experience in mitochondrial metabolism analysis. The incumbent will design studies, prepare manuscripts for publication in scientific journals, and assist with the preparation of grant proposals. Clinical translation is one of our major goals. This position will involve supervising and teaching of trainees including undergraduate, graduate, medical students, as well as post-doctoral fellows. Faculty in the In-Residence Series are also expected to participate in other professional endeavors and in University and public service. The UCLA Department of Neurosurgery is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from a diverse background and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for disadvantaged students. The Department is committed to building a more diverse faculty, staff and student body as it responds to the changing population and education needs of California and the nation. Interested applicants must submit their application materials CV, diversity statement, 3-6 references, online at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/analyst/recruitments/JPF06582 All inquiries related to this position and/or search may be directed to: Mayumi Prins, PhD Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Neurosurgery email@example.com
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Candidates must have a Ph.D in Neurosciences. We are seeking an individual with a strong background in mitochondrial function after traumatic brain injury.
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.