Job ID: 59358

Group Leader(s) in Neuro-Glial Systems Neuroscience

Position: Group Leader

Deadline: 30 September 2021

Employment Start Date: 1 January 2022

Contract Length: Tenure-track, Tenured (depending on professional stage of successful candidate/s).

City: Bilbao

Country: Spain

Institution: Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience



Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience (ACHUCARRO) is willing to recruit a qualified Group Leader to join our facilities in the Science Park of the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), in Leioa (metropolitan area of Bilbao).

ACHUCARRO is a fundamental and translational research centre devoted to the investigation in glial cells and their interaction with neurons, in health and disease.

We are willing to recruit a Group Leader to develop a new line on systems neuroscience, to study structure and function of neuro-glial circuits and systems, to complement the expertise and research lines already developed in our organization, established in Bilbao, Spain.

Our centre is committed to the principles of Open, Transparent, Merit-based (OTM-R) and equal opportunities recruitment processes, and hence, we endorse the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment, and the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers. We are committed to equality and develop policies for diversity and inclusion.

We offer an tenured/tenure-track position, depending on the career stage of the successful candidate, a vibrant scientific environment, good technology assets, and a start-up package that will be negotiated to meet the requirements of the new position and research line.

How to apply

Applicants with a strong background in neurobiology and a solid career path in Systems and Circuits Neuroscience please check our Guide to Applicants, and then complete the application form in that page: