University of Kentucky College of Medicine Positions for
NIH TRAINING GRANT PREDOCTORAL and POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE TENURE-TRACK POSITIONS IN SPINAL CORD AND BRAIN INJURY RESEARCH

The Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC; www.mc.uky.edu/scobirc/) in the University of Kentucky College of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track position at the ASSISTANT or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR level. Competitive start up funding, salaries and state of the art facilities are available. Applicants should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. and multiple years of postdoctoral research experience in neuroscience or a related discipline. The successful applicant will be expected to develop and maintain an innovative, extramurally-funded neurotrauma-focused research program. He/she will join a growing interdisciplinary spinal cord and brain injury research team and will have a their primary appointment in SCoBIRC and a basic science department in the College of Medicine with the possibility of a secondary appointment in a clinical department. Areas of particular interest for this position include CNS neural plasticity and regeneration, neural and glial precursor cell transplantation and, neuroimmunology. However, spinal cord and brain injury investigators working in other research areas will also be considered. Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and future directions and the names and addresses of at least three references should be sent (E-mail preferred) to:

Edward D. Hall, Ph.D., Director
Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC)
University of Kentucky Medical Center
B483 Biomedical & Biological Sciences Research Building
Lexington, KY 40536-0509

Telephone: (859) 323-4678
Fax: (859) 257-5737
E-mail: edhall@uky.edu

Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. The University of Kentucky is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity University.



UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE ENDOWED PROFESSORSHIP IN TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY RESEARCH

The Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC; www.mc.uky.edu/scobirc/) and the Department of Neurosurgery in the University of Kentucky College of Medicine invite applications for a tenured and endowed professorship at either the ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR or PROFESSOR level devoted to innovative translationally-oriented traumatic brain injury research. Competitive start up funding, salary and state of the art facilities are available. Applicants should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. and a track-record of an ongoing research career in neuroscience or injury-related discipline. The successful applicant will be expected to develop and maintain an extramurally-funded traumatic brain injury-focused research program. He/she will join a growing interdisciplinary spinal cord and brain injury research team and will have a primary appointment in the Department of Neurosurgery and SCoBIRC with the possibility of secondary appointments in basic science and/or clinical departments in the College of Medicine. Areas of particular interest for this position should complement and extend the current expertise within the center. Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and future directions and the names and addresses of at least three references to (E-mail preferred):

Edward D. Hall, Ph.D., Director
Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC)
University of Kentucky Medical Center
B483 Biomedical & Biological Sciences Research Building
Lexington, KY 40536-0509

Telephone: (859) 323-4678
Fax: (859) 257-5737
E-mail: edhall@uky.edu

Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. The University of Kentucky is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity University.