• TT Faculty – Alzheimer’s Center at Temple (ACT)

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Posted Date 11 months ago(12/15/2017 10:39 AM)
    Specialty Area
    The Alzheimer's Center-Basic Science
  • Summary of Position

    TT Faculty - The Alzheimer's Center at Temple (ACT)


    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania



    The Alzheimer’s Center at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is currently seeking an outstanding scientist for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level whose research program investigates mechanisms relevant to the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease and related neurodegenerative conditions.


    Qualified applicants will have expertise in one or more of the following areas: 1) molecular biology using animal models and cell culture systems; 2) histopathology and biochemical analysis of human and non-human brain tissue; 3) biochemistry and molecular biology.  Applicants should have a proven track record of consistent publications and independent funding in these areas. Successful candidates should have an MD, PhD or MD/PhD degree, and a strong academic record in neurobiology or neuroscience with an emphasis on Alzheimer’s and related neurodegenerative diseases. 


    The recently established Alzheimer’s Center at Temple occupies space in the Medical Education and Research Building, a new state-of-the-art building fully dedicated to basic and clinical research and medical education.  This position will complement and synergize with ongoing basic and clinical research programs within the Departments of Pharmacology, Neurology, Neuroscience and Medicine. 


    Interested candidates should submit their applications including curriculum vitae and letter of interest to: Domenico Praticò, M.D., Director Alzheimer’s Center At Temple, C/O Michael R. Lester, Sr. Director Physician/Faculty Recruitment, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email:  michael.lester@tuhs.temple.,edu Phone: 215-707-5666 Fax: 215-707-9452.


    The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.


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