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U-M Concussion Center Tenure Faculty Positions: Assistant and Associate or Professor

The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, one of the highest-ranked public universities in the nation and one of the world’s preeminent research institutions, invites nominations and applications for two tenure track faculty positions:

  • 1 faculty member appointed as an associate or full professor
  • 1 faculty member appointed as an assistant professor

In 2018 the University of Michigan Concussion Center was awarded foundational support through the $150M Biosciences Initiative to establish itself as a global concussion leader. The Concussion Center integrates our research, clinical, and outreach & engagement cores to create novel solutions that advance concussion knowledge and protocols.

We are seeking passionate concussion researchers to help the center by developing and sharing groundbreaking ideas that translate laboratory, clinic, and community observations into knowledge products that reduce concussion risk and improve outcomes in those affected by the injury. All research domains related to concussion will be considered, including candidates that focus on social and cultural health disparities in concussion prevention, identification, and management.

Candidates must have the following qualifications:

  • PhD, MD, or similar terminal degree
  • Demonstrated (associate/ full professor) or potential (assistant professor) for nationally and internationally recognized research accomplishments and extramural funding
  • Depending on the field, evidence of teaching excellence

How to Apply

For full consideration, interested candidates must submit application materials electronically through Interfolio via: https://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/219719/concussion-center-faculty

Candidates will be evaluated on a rolling basis beginning September 6, 2022, and until all positions are filled. Nominations, applications, and expressions of interest will be held in confidence, and references will be contacted only with the candidate’s permission.

U-M EEO/AA Statement
Diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice are at the core of the U-M Concussion Center. We are unwavering in learning and accepting a diverse membership and fostering an inclusive community where everyone feels a sense of belonging. Varied perspectives fuel the innovation that enacts our mission of maximizing individual and societal health.

If you have any questions, please email concussioncenter@umich.edu or call (734) 647-4616.

To apply for this job please visit careers.umich.edu.