Dentistry and Medicine - Professor (Pain Research)

McGill University

Location: Quebec
Date posted: 2013-03-14

Pain Research
Faculty of Dentistry and Faculty of Medicine

The Faculty of Dentistry and the Faculty of Medicine are jointly advertising to fill a cross- faculty academic position in the field of Pain Research. McGill University is one of the world's top-ranking universities. Our academics engage in outstanding research, teaching and learning and service to the community. The Faculties of Dentistry and Medicine are Canadian and international leaders in research, teaching and service.

The Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain (AECRP) at McGill University and its partner clinical unit, the Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit, are first-rate, cross-faculty, multidisciplinary pain research facilities affiliated with the Faculties of Dentistry, Medicine and Science at McGill University. Pain research at McGill University is a priority for which it has an exceptional record of achievement.

The Faculties of Medicine and Dentistry invite applications for a tenure-track position in the field of Pain Research. Requirements include a PhD or equivalent degree and an active independent research program in a relevant field, in addition to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate student level. We encourage scientists with a strong research background in Neuroscience, Molecular Biology, Electrophysiology and Pharmacology to apply. Responsibilities will include research, teaching and administrative work to support these activities. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience but we are expecting to make an appointment at Associate Professor level.

Applications, including a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests and the names, postal and e-mail addresses of three referees, should be sent to the address below. The selection process will commence on May 1, 2013.

Dr. Fernando Cervero, Chair, Search Committee
Office of the Dean
Faculty of Dentistry
McGill University
3640 University Street, Room M/31
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 0C7
Tel: 514-398-5764

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


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