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Assistant Professor

Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
The Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Science, invites applications for a tenure-track position in neuroscience at the Assistant Professor level. We seek applicants with innovative research programs that address core questions at the interface of psychology and neuroscience. We particularly welcome applications from scientists who utilize cutting edge methodologies (e.g., behavioral and imaging genetics, multimodal functional neuroimaging, rTMS, optogenetics, computational neuroanatomy) and whose work complements existing programs of research at Vanderbilt in cognitive, behavioral, and systems neuroscience. We especially encourage women and minority scholars to apply. The candidate will have opportunities to teach and supervise students in our excellent undergraduate and graduate programs in neuroscience and psychology. The institutional resources in neuroscience at Vanderbilt are outstanding and include the Center for Cognitive and Integrative Neuroscience, Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Institute of Imaging Science, Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Center for Human Genetics Research and the John F. Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development.

Applicants should send a vita, copies of relevant publications, a letter describing research and teaching interests and endeavors, and the names of individuals who may serve as references to

Neuroscience Search Committee
Department of Psychology
Vanderbilt University
PMB 407817
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37240-7817

Informal inquiries may be sent via email to david.zald@vanderbilt.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately. To receive full consideration, applications should arrive by December 1, 2012. Vanderbilt University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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Ad has been online since August 30, 2012
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