Tenure-Track Investigator Position
Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
The Division of Intramural Research, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and located in Bethesda, Md., is seeking a tenure-track scientist to establish an independent research program in hearing and balance. We welcome applications from candidates with clinical or basic research interests in hearing and balance or disorders of these processes. Preference will be given to candidates whose experimental approaches complement those of our existing strong programs in the genetics, development, and cell biology of hearing and balance.
The successful candidate will join a dynamic group of scientists in a growing intramural program at the forefront of research on communication disorders. Research space will be located in a newly constructed, inter-Institute neuroscience research center, which includes state-of-the art NIDCD core facilities.
The NIDCD offers an exceptional working environment including well-equipped research laboratories, the NIH Clinical Research Center, and numerous opportunities for collaboration. This position includes a generous start-up allowance, an ongoing commitment of research space, laboratory resources, and positions for personnel and trainees. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. and/or M.D., postdoctoral experience, and an outstanding publication record. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
For more information:
Please submit a curriculum vitae including bibliography, three reprints of recent relevant publications, statement of research interests, an outline of your proposed research, and the names and addresses of three references to:
Ms. Linda de Iberri
Office of the Scientific Director
5 Research Court, Room 2B28
Rockville, MD 20892
Applications will be reviewed starting March 1, 2013, and accepted until the position is filled. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and NIH are Equal Opportunity Employers and encourage applications from women and minorities.