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School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Center for Vital Longevity

Tenured or Tenure-Track Cognitive Neuroscientist (pbm110923)

This position is closed and no longer accepting applications. This page is still available for reference.

Applications are invited for a tenure-system faculty appointment in the area of cognitive neuroscience at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences of The University of Texas at Dallas. Research accommodations and support for the appointee will be provided through the Center for Vital Longevity and in this context, applicants should have a record consistent with research on the impact of aging on cognitive processes.

The Center for Vital Longevity is a dynamic interdisciplinary research center focused on cognitive neuroscience and its application to aging. The center occupies its own space in the city of Dallas a short distance from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. It includes UT Dallas cognitive neuroscientists as well as clinical and biomedical researchers affiliated with the medical school. Extensive research-dedicated neuroimaging facilities are available at Southwestern's Advanced Imaging Research Center, operated collaboratively with UT Dallas. These facilities include two 3T MR systems, a 7T system, and a PET scanner dedicated to brain imaging.

Candidates are sought who can contribute to our programs in Cognition and Neuroscience and/or Psychology with teaching interests in one or more of the following areas: cognitive psychology, research methodology, brain and behavior, and life-span development.

Review of files will commence November 1, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled. This tenure-track or tenured appointment will begin September 1, 2012 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive salary and start-up package. Indication of gender and ethnicity for affirmative action statistical purposes is requested as part of the application.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran's status, or sexual orientation.

Applicants should submit their current curriculum vita and contact information for three letters of reference via the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM available below.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2011

This position is closed and no longer accepting applications. This page is still available for reference.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, pregnancy, age, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.