Assistant Professor position of Systems Neuroscience at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

A position at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine is open for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Systems Neuroscience. Although candidates working on a broad range of research topics within this area are encouraged to apply, the ideal applicant will be using a vertebrate model system and employ techniques such as neurophysiology, imaging, optogenetics, molecular genetics, behavioural analyses, computational modelling and/or related approaches.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D. degree and a substantial record of research achievement. In addition to performing high-quality research, the appointee will also be expected to contribute to medical and graduate student training.

The Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine is a partnership between two of the world’s premier institutions of higher education: Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. The school has four major research themes, with the appointee to be based in the Neuroscience & Mental Health theme (

Applicants should email a cover letter, C.V. (including contact information for 3 referees) and a brief statement of research interests (3 page limit) to George J. Augustine ( by June 15, 2018.