Assistant/Associate Professor Tenure Track Position in Neuroscience

The Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, Health Sciences Center seeks applicants for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and a strong record of research achievement commensurate with rank. The ideal candidate should utilize mouse as a model system and have a research program in one of the following areas: sensory systems, neural development, or neural injury and repair. Successful candidates are expected to develop or maintain an independent and externally funded research program, to teach in professional and graduate programs, and to actively participate in pre and postdoctoral training. The faculty is part of a large interactive neuroscience community at U of L that includes basic science and clinical departments, as well as the Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center, and the Kentucky Lions Eye Center for Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Interested candidates should apply via and attach 1) statement of research interests; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) the names of four references. For more information contact Matt Guido.

The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad variety of candidates.

Upcoming Featured Seminars

October 1, 2015
Teresa Pitts, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
KSCIR, Dept. Neurological Surgery
"Spinal Regulation of Swallow"
October 8, 2015
Francisco H. Andrade, Ph.D.
Dept. of Physiology
University of Kentucky"The Deviant Ways of the Eye Muscles"

October 15, 2015
Gary Mans
HSC Communications & Marketing
Director, University of Louisville
"Why and How to Work with the Media"
October 23, 2015 (Friday)
Beerend Winkelman, Ph.D.
Research Scientist
Netherlands Institute of Neuroscience
"The Expected and Unexpected Flocculus"

October 29, 2015
Robert M. DePhilip, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Anatomy
Ohio State University
"The Introduction of Ultrasound Imaging into the First-Year Medical Gross Anatomy Course"

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  • Fully supported PhD program with a focus in Neuroscience
  • Multiple recipients of National Research Service Awards
  • MS degree offered in Anatomical Sciences and Instruction
  • Average cadre of more than 40 PhD and MS students


Departmental Associations

  • Home of Fresh Tissue Lab & Analytical Microscopy Core
  • Participating member of the School of Interdisciplinary& Graduate Studies and the MD/PhD Program

Read Brochure: overview of the Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

2013 Brochure about the Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

Seminars in Neuroscience 2014-2015

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