New Employment and Training Opportunities


  • 25 Apr 2017 11:07 AM | Anonymous

    The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Imagining Research Center at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a qualified Junior Specialist in biological, bioengineering or psychological science.


    POSITION DESCRIPTION:


    This position will be involved in daily operation of a functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), magnetic resonance spectography (MRS) and electrophysiology (EEG) research laboratory investigating effects of schizophrenia on brain function and memory performance. General responsibilities will include assisting with behavioral, EEG, MRS and fMRI studies of young adult clinical populations; subject recruitment; preparing and maintaining documentation for review by the Institutional Review Board Review (IRB); maintaining records of research participants, and assisting with data collection and analysis.



    POSITION AVAILABLE/CLOSING DATE:


    This position is open effective April 17, 2017 with an initial review date of May 1, 2017. The posting will remain open until June 30, 2018.


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  • 25 Apr 2017 11:01 AM | Anonymous

    The University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine is recruiting for a full-time academic faculty at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Clinical X series in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. Appointees to the Clinical X series are required to participate in teaching, university/public service, patient care/professional services, and creative work that can include bench, clinical, or translational research. The candidate will join an already established multidisciplinary group focused on taking care of a large cohort of patients with pulmonary vascular disease and with PHA center

    designation.


    For full consideration, applications must be received by May 30, 2017. This position will be opened until filled but no later than August 31, 2017.



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  • 12 Apr 2017 11:56 AM | Anonymous

    Post-Doctoral Fellow (Visiting Assistant Professor) CUNY Institute for Implementation Science Research in Population Health


    Job ID: 16543

    Compensation: Competitive

    Closing Date: Open until filled with review of applications to begin on April 10, 2017


    Faculty Vacancy Announcement


    As a Post-Doctoral Fellow, supports programs in a specialized discipline by participating in the academic community. This is a non-tenure track position of limited duration.


    Campus Specific Information


    This is a temporary two year position with a possible extension subject to funding availability.


    The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (GSPHHP) seeks to provide a collaborative and accessible environment for excellence in education, research, and service in public health, to promote and sustain healthier populations in NYC and around the world, and to shape policy and practice in public health for all. The School offers a range of innovative master's and doctoral degree programs and is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health. The School is consolidating from a consortium across four campuses to a unified graduate school located in a single building in Central Harlem.



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  • 27 Mar 2017 9:29 AM | Anonymous

    University of California, Davis School of Medicine seeks a successful and impactful physician-scientist-leader to serve as the next Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery, and hold the endowed Julian R. Youmans Chair in Neurological Surgery. As the region’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and the largest combined Level 1 Pediatric and Adult Trauma Center in Northern California,

    UC Davis Health plays a critical role in improving lives and transforming healthcare for the citizens of Sacramento and Davis, throughout the region, across the state and nation, and around the globe. The recruitment of the Chair of Neurological Surgery is essential to the continued growth and success of UC Davis Health, the School of Medicine, and the department as it works to achieve its many academic and clinical aspirations and excel in all of its important mission endeavors.


    Screening of complete applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, materials should be received by April 19, 2017; however the position will be open until filled through December 31, 2017. Inquiries, nominations, referrals, and CVs with cover letters and a list of six references as well as a diversity statement addressing aspirations and contributions to promoting equity, inclusion, and diversity in their professional careers should be sent via the Isaacson, Miller website for the search: www.imsearch.com/6125. Electronic submission of materials is required.


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  • 27 Mar 2017 9:23 AM | Anonymous

    NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY – SPINE


    The Department of Neurological Surgery at UC Davis is seeking applicants for a faculty position at the Assistant or Associate level in the Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. Successful candidates will have the foundation, preparation and vision to pursue a productive career in academic neurosurgery. The candidate must possess their MD or MD/PhD, board certified/eligible in neurosurgery and have completed a spine fellowship. Responsibilities include teaching residents and fellows, maintaining an active neurosurgical clinical practice, and conducting clinical and/or basic science research. Competency in general neurosurgery is preferred. The successful candidate will be part of a multidisciplinary team at the UC Davis Spine Center which includes Orthopaedics, PM&R, Pain, and Radiology. Additionally, there is potential for a joint appointment with the VA Northern California Health Care System.


    For full consideration, application must be received by April 14, 2017. However, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2017. The following information is required: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, contact information for 3 references and the Statement of Contributions to Diversity.



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  • 15 Mar 2017 11:36 AM | Anonymous

    The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a qualified Junior Specialists in Psychology or Neuroscience.


    This position is responsible for providing basic research assistance using more than one genetic rodent model system and overall technical support for federal and foundation-funded projects. Staff will collaborate with other laboratories on the main Davis campus and be located in Sacramento. This person will be part of an interdisciplinary team that defines innovative outcome measures and testing basic research stem cell therapies in live genetically modified behaving subjects. The individual holding this position will assist in the goals of the lab to characterize novel models of deletions, duplications or triplications of the E3 ubiqutin ligase, a genetic cause of intellectual disability and seizure disorder. Successful candidates will also have 1) experience with preclinical genetic mouse models, 2) high level of knowledge of genotyping by PCR, and immunohistochemical staining, 3) skills in basic rodent husbandry, 4) behavioral testing of mouse models for learning and memory and motor abilities, 5) injection skills are required. Other essential qualifications include excellent rodent handling skills, experience with data collection, data processing, and statistical analysis of experimental data, computer skills using word processing (for writing experimental methods) graphics and statistical software, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and becoming key member of larger research team. This position also has the responsibilities of organizing tasks related to these work areas.


    The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal, communication, and decision-making skills; as well as the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.


    This position is open effective March 13, 2017 with an initial review date of March 24, 2017. The posting will remain open until June 30, 2017.


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  • 15 Mar 2017 11:33 AM | Anonymous

    The Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a qualified Junior Specialists in Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, California National Primate Research Center.


    This position will be involved in interdisciplinary studies focusing on questions in preclinical studies of neurodevelopmental disorders, including autism and schizophrenia. Successful candidates will participate in laboratory studies using rodent and nonhuman primate models of neurodevelopmental disorders, and they will assist in studies using behavioral and biological assays to assess neurological function in animal models.


    General responsibilities include overseeing the development of gestational models (managing breeding, performing injections, collecting bio specimens) and training and testing rats on a variety of behavioral assays for motor function, sensory processing of auditory and visual stimuli, memory and learning and social interactions used to characterize animal models of developmental disorders. Responsibilities also include assistance in the design of new behavioral tests, summarizing experimental data and generating summary reports of results, as well as attending weekly research meetings with principle investigators, research fellows and other staff. This position assist in the preparation of manuscripts for publication, review of research proposals and will be expected to attend seminars and other activities relevant to research on neurodevelopmental disorders. Additional duties will include performing behavioral and cognitive testing in accordance with Animal Care and Use approved research protocol, preparation f of nonhuman primate subjects for experiments, and collection, entering, and organization of behavioral data using Excel spreadsheets. Technical responsibilities will include sectioning, mounting, and processing tissues for histological studies, microscopy work. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal, communication, and decision-making skills; as well as the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.


    This position is open effective March 8, 2017 with an initial review date of March 24, 2017. The posting will remain open until June 30, 2017.



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  • 15 Mar 2017 11:24 AM | Anonymous

    The Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is seeking full-time candidates for an academic position as a Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor.

     

    Candidates must possess the degree of MD or DO of an approved Family Medicine residency training program, be Board certified or Board Eligible in Family Medicine, be eligible for licensure in the State of California, have obstetrical experience, and have recent clinical practice, including outpatient clinic and inpatient ward service. Demonstrated community service and experience in and the ability to teach medical students, residents, and fellows is required. The qualified candidate is required to have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, with demonstrated experience mentoring women, minorities, students with disabilities, and other under-represented groups.

     

    For full consideration, applications should be received by April 14, 2017. However, this position will be open until filled through June 30, 2017.

     

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  • 15 Mar 2017 11:17 AM | Anonymous

    The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a qualified Junior Specialist for the Behavioral Health Center of Excellence Outcomes and Evaluation Core.

    This position will be involved in interdisciplinary studies investigating mental health promotion interventions across populations including adolescents and young adults. General responsibilities include: research participant recruitment and scheduling, development and maintenance of study databases, assistance with grant and manuscript preparation, and assistance with project management. 

     

    The scope of responsibilities is broad and may also include supervision of undergraduate volunteers as required, and support of research team meetings and research-related discussions. 

     

    The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal, communication, sound judgment, and problem-solving skills; as well as the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.

     

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