Assistant Professor Position at UPR Anatomy & Neurobiology

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The Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) School of Medicine is open for recruitment in two tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants must have a Ph.D., postdoctoral experience, and a strong commitment to research and training of graduate students. Proven capacity to establish and/or maintain an independent externally funded research program is required. Field of research should fall within the mission of the National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NIH NINDS). Future teaching responsibilities may be in neuroscience, histology/cell biology, embryology and/or gross anatomy, for medical/graduate students (in either English or Spanish). Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. To apply, send curriculum vitae, cover letter, separate statements of research and teaching experience / interests / plans, and names/contact information of three references to: Dr. María A. Sosa, Chair, Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, PO Box 365067, San Juan, PR 00936-5067 (fax: 787-767-0788; for further information, email The UPR School of Medicine is LCME accredited and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.