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About: Liz

I am a Professor at the University of Chicago in the Department of Neurobiology. As you know there can be lots of professors in a single department in the US so I am NOT 'the prof'. I am interested in the cellular and molecular mechanisms that direct development of a properly structured and functional cerebral cortex. Members of my lab study this big question in the mouse brain, and more recently, using the beautiful, folded, gyrencephalic cortex of the ferret.

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USA Tenure Track Faculty Position, University of Chicago, Department of Neurobiology

Posted by on September 30th, 2014

The University of Chicago’s Department of Neurobiology seeks to recruit tenure-track faculty. Appointments can be made at any rank from Assistant Professor to Professor, and in any area of neurobiology. Candidates must have a doctoral degree and at least two years of postdoctoral training. Researchers in molecular/cellular neurobiology or neural development/plasticity are particularly encouraged to apply.[…]