Employment Opportunities


Assistant or Associate Professor - Adjunct Series Track

The Department of Neurology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA invites applications for an outstanding scholar to engage in educational program development, management, applied research and teaching.

Qualifications:

Applications are welcomed from those with doctoral degrees (PhD or equivalent) engaged in neurological research.

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research and Teaching
  • Names of three references

Application Procedure

To apply, please visit https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02416.

Application Deadline: Until filled or June 30th of current Academic Year.

Health Sciences Assistant Professor/Health Sciences Associate Professor

The Department of Neurology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is periodically recruiting for full-time board-certified physicians to join its faculty at the assistant or associate professor rank in the health sciences clinical series. Academic appointment will be commensurate with level of experience. Responsibilities include patient care, teaching, and research. UCLA is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research and Teaching
  • Names of three references

Application Procedure

To apply, please visit https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02417.

Application Deadline: Until filled or June 30th of current Academic Year.

Associate Project Scientist

The Department of Neurology at the University of California, Los Angeles invites applications for an Associate Project Scientist. The laboratory is located within the Reed Building and the position is supported by funding from the NIH, Easton Center for AD Research and California Capital Equity Funds, addressing topics related to Alzheimer’s disease drug discovery research. This position will be involved in multiple projects ongoing in the lab for the discovery of new therapeutic approaches for Alzheimer’s disease. Additionally, this position will also be involved in pilot projects on Parkinson’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and blood-brain barrier drug delivery research ongoing in the lab.

Requirements:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. and pre-clinical drug testing experience. The ideal candidate will have experience in planning and executing in vivo efficacy studies with drug treatment by various routes of administration. The ideal candidate should be familiar with learning and memory analysis in animal models and have knowledge of biomarker analysis and immunohistochemistry.

Annual Salary:

Commensurate with level of experience.

Application Procedure

Apply by submitting your application to our online RECRUIT system. Screening of applicants will begin on May 3, 2017.

Assistant Project Scientist

The Department of Neurology at the University of California, Los Angeles invites applications for an Assistant Project Scientist. The laboratory is located within the B2-414 Marion Davies and the position is funded by NIH addressing topics related to network dynamic alterations in models of autism and intellectual disability. This position will focus performing experiments in models of neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental disease where working memory is altered.

Requirements:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree with several years of postdoctoral training in computational modeling of neuronal networks. The ideal applicant will have experience in training head-fixed animals to performing working memory tasks and expertise in 2P calcium imaging in awake/behaving animals performing decision making tasks. Experience in Matlab and programming automated analysis of calcium imaging data is preferred.

Annual Salary:

Commensurate with level of experience.

Application Procedure

Apply by submitting your application to our online RECRUIT system. Screening of applicants will begin on May 5, 2017.

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