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Tenured/Tenure Track: Open Rank


Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Location
College Station, Texas
Open Date
4/6/2021
Position ID
84725
Description

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine at Texas A&M University, invites applications for a full-time, open-rank tenured or tenure-track position with an 11-month academic appointment beginning in spring of 2021. Applicants will be considered for the faculty titles of Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor. This position is research-focused but will also require appropriate components of education and administration.  

Qualified candidates at the  Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor levels are expected to have evidence for past and/or current R01-level federal funding or equivalent. Qualified candidates at the Assistant Professor level are expected to have an application scored at a fundable range on a recent submission.  The incumbent will be expected to establish an independent research program to generate extramural funding to maintain research and salary support. Teaching to clinical and research trainees, as applicable, and academic service to the department and university are also expected.

The Texas A&M Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has a growing, collegial group of researchers applying molecular genomic, neuroimaging, postmortem brain research, and animal model approaches to trauma/PTSD, anxiety/depression, and substance use disorders. The new faculty member will receive a competitive package for salary and start-up and laboratory and office space in the Texas A&M Health Science Center, College Station.

Qualifications

The successful applicants will have an M.D. and/or Ph.D. degree with 5 to 10 years of professional experience. Individuals experienced with a wide range of molecular, neuroimaging, genetics, electrophysiology, and behavior approaches related to studying the neuropathology of psychiatric disorders and addiction, are encouraged to apply.

 

Application Instructions

Applicants must submit: 1) cover letter, 2) current curriculum vitae, 3) statement of research interests; 4) copies of two key publications, and 5) contact information for three references and apply on-line at http://apply.interfolio.com/84725.

For questions, email inquiries to Hedieh Briggs, Director, Department of Psychiatry at hedieh@tamu.edu.

Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability employer committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. Applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, minorities, and members of other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.

The University is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and therefore has a Dual Career Program and implements policies that contribute to work-life balance.