Serve as a consultant to Pediatrics & Human Development to create a strategic plan to strengthen and expand our autism research program and its intramural and extramural partnerships. In this capacity, the successful candidate will advise the Chair regarding the development of an outstanding research program in developmental neuroscience/autism/neurodevelopmental disabilities in Pediatrics. They will advise and assist with ongoing recruitment of investigators in autism and related disorders and the potential development of a center for neurocognitive disorders.
PhD in neuroscience or a related field. Minimum five years' research experience in autism or related neurodevelopmental disorders.
Required Application Materials
Review of applications will begin June 19 and will continue until the position is filled.
Internal Number: 439035
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