Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Yale University, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry invites applications for a full-time, academic tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of genetics underlying psychiatric illness.

Applicants must possess an MD and/or PhD, and have at least two years postdoctoral experience or the equivalent. The successful candidate will be poised to build a successful, independent, extramurally funded research program.

Candidates pursuing research relevant to the genetic underpinnings of psychiatric illness will be considered, whether using human samples, novel statistical methods or preclinical models.

Must have a record of excellence, creativity, initiative in research and strong potential to build a vigorous and competitive research program.

Position remains open until filled, for first consideration should send CV, up to three key reprints, a synopsis of research interests and plans (past, present and future goals) and the names/addresses of three to five references by Nov. 1, 2015, to: Marina Picciotto, Search Committee Chair:

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women and minority group members are encouraged.