The mission of the Burke Neurological Institute, an academic affiliate of Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), is to advance the treatment of neurological impairment to restore function in those with vision loss, paralysis, cognitive dysfunction and pain in a host of neurological conditions including stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury and Alzheimer’s disease. Our Principal Investigators, funded by federal, state and private agencies, work at BNI supported by a team of 80 dedicated employees, on a beautiful 60-acre campus in White Plains, New York, 15 miles from New York City.
We invite applications for a full time, tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, with an anticipated start date in 2020. We are particularly interested in attracting candidates with expertise in visual system neurobiology, but we will consider applications from those broadly interested in neural repair. Successful candidates will receive a competitive support package and will be expected to develop an innovative, extramurally funded, independent research program.
To apply, please submit the following materials through this job posting:
All applications must be sent electronically. The initial deadline for review of applications is February 28, 2020. A background check is required for employment.
At the Burke Neurological Institute in White Plains, New York, just 35 minutes outside of New York City, we bring hope to those living with neurological disabilities caused by a host of afflictions, including stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and Alzheimer’s disease. Our world-class neuroscience helps people see, remember, talk, write, and walk again. Hope demands innovation and brilliant science, and every day with our academic affiliate, Weill Cornell Medicine, we transform groundbreaking research into promising neurological treatments.
Burke Neurological Institute is an equal opportunity employer.