Research Highlights

The Yang Lab

Emotional feeding circuit

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The Zhu Lab

Studying Neural Stem Cells

neural stem cells


The Yang Lab

Studying functional role of glia

astrocyte

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WELCOME
Patricia Kane, PhD

Barry Knox, PhD
Chair

Now is a very exciting time in our department. With the advent of new imaging and molecular techniques, scientific doors that were previously closed have been flung wide open. Read more...

Faculty Search

For more information about faculty openings contact us at the address listed below.

Address: 3709 NRB, East Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315 464-4413
Email: neurosci@upstate.edu

Submission of Application

All applicants should e-mail a single PDF file containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, summary of research accomplishments and plans to: neurosci@upstate.edu. Applicants for the Assistant Professor position should also make arrangements for 3 letters of reference. Address letters and inquiries to: Chair, Faculty Search Committee, at neurosci@upstate.edu or Department of Neuroscience & Physiology, NRB 3706, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, New York 13210. Review of applications will begin Nov 1st, 2016 and continue until the positions are filled.


Ad placed in Science (Sep 16) vol 353, iss 6305

TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS

Department of Neuroscience & Physiology

The Department of Neuroscience and Physiology is seeking applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in any area of Neuroscience. The rank and tenure status will be dependent on qualifications. The successful applicant will have demonstrated outstanding achievement and should have a strong publication record. Sustained grant funding is required for appointment to the rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor. The Department is collaborative with strengths in neural development, retinal degeneration, the neural extracellular matrix, and neural circuitry of feeding behaviors. The research laboratories are located in the brand new Neuroscience Research Building equipped with state-of-the-art facilities.  Applicants will be expected to maintain a well-funded research program and to contribute to graduate and medical teaching.  We offer a competitive startup package and salary compensation. Syracuse is a diverse and affordable metropolitan area located in central New York, with easy access to the Adirondacks, Catskills and Finger Lakes.  Proximity to Syracuse University and SUNY ESF further enhance scientific collaboration and funding opportunities. Additional information at: http://www.upstate.edu/neuroscience-department/.  All applicants should e-mail a single PDF file containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, summary of research accomplishments and plans to: neurosci@upstate.edu. Applicants for the Assistant Professor position should also make arrangements for 3 letters of reference. Address letters and inquiries to: Chair, Faculty Search Committee, at neurosci@upstate.edu or Department of Neuroscience & Physiology, NRB 3706, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, New York 13210. Review of applications will begin Nov 1st, 2016 and continue until the positions are filled.

At SUNY Upstate Medical University we strive to promote a professional environment that encourages varied perspectives from faculty members with diverse life experiences. SUNY Upstate Medical University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, including Veterans and Disabled, committed to inclusive excellence through diversity.  A respect for diversity is one of our core values. We are committed to recruiting and supporting a rich community of outstanding faculty, staff and students. We actively seek applications from women and members of underrepresented groups to contribute to the diversity of our university community in support of our teaching, research and clinical missions.