Assistant/Associate Professor in Neuroscience – McGill University

Faculty of Medicine – Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and the Centre for Research in Neuroscience (CRN)
Position description:
The McGill University Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and the Centre for Research in Neuroscience (CRN) at McGill University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
The CRN is a vibrant research centre that encompasses basic and translational neuroscience research with highly interactive research groups. The CRN is located at the Montreal General Hospital and is supported by the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre. The centre is located in Montreal, a cosmopolitan city with an attractive and affordable lifestyle.
Job Duties:
The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain a highly innovative, independent, and externally-funded research program and contribute to teaching and the supervision of graduate students at the University.
Qualifications and Education requirements:
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. in neuroscience or related field and at least 3 years of postdoctoral training. Applicants with interest in research involving neurodevelopmental disorders such as autism and Fragile X syndrome are particularly encouraged to apply.
Job details:
Job Type: Tenure-track
Rank: Assistant/Associate Professor
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
Posting period: 30 days of the publication of this advertisement
Application process:
Applications must be submitted on-line at:
The following supporting documents are required:

  •  a cover letter, curriculum vitae (as one pdf document)
  •  statement of research and of teaching interests and experience, list of publications and three recent research articles (as one pdf document)
  • the names and contact information of three referees

McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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