Position Highlights:

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix (College) invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions in the Department of Translational Neurosciences (TNS). We are seeking candidates who apply innovative approaches to investigate the development, function and malfunction of the central nervous system at all levels of analyses. Appointments will be given based on experience. While all neuroscience areas are welcome, candidates with interests in mental health, substance abuse disorders, neuronal injury, cerebrovascular function and injury, age-related or neurodevelopmental disorders, sex differences and inter-systemic comorbidities are encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates will fulfill the responsibilities of a faculty member, actively participate in basic, preclinical or translational research, teaching service and/or scholarly work and must qualify for an appointment at the rank of assistant, associate or full professor.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix anchors the 28-acre Phoenix Bioscience Core in the heart of the Valley of the Sun. The College inspires and trains individuals to become exemplary physicians, scientists and leaders who are life-long learners and inquisitive scholars. The Phoenix Biomedical Campus embodies the University’s priorities of engagement, partnership, innovation, and synergy in its world-class academic and research initiatives, with clinical facilities throughout Greater Phoenix.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Establish active independent research programs.
  • Demonstrate excellence in research and other scholarly work.
  • Participate in department’s educational mission.
  • Participate in activities including outreach, collaborative research, teaching, and other departmental and institutional initiatives and service.


About University of Arizona, College of Medicine Phoenix

Throughout the College’s journey of creation, we have held and continue to have an expansive vision for the future. We value our past, are proud of our accomplishments to date and believe that collectively, our future is framed by how expansive our vision is and limited only by boundaries we place on these dreams.

The College of Medicine – Phoenix is committed to four pillars that empower its mission and vision for the future. The Education Pillar, Research Pillar, Clinical Pillar and Community Service Pillar converge in many areas and synergistically form the foundation of the College.


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