New Academic, Tenure-Track Positions at ELSC

Tenure Track Positions in Brain Sciences 2019-2020

The Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences (ELSC) has moved to its new home, and we are offering tenure-track positions. We are looking for excellent early-stage scientists who aspire to establish active innovative and interdisciplinary research programs in neuroscience. 

ELSC builds upon the record of excellence and innovation of the Hebrew University, and its multidisciplinary approach to brain sciences. ELSC provides a thriving interface between theoretical and experimental neuroscience across levels.


We Offer:

  • State-of-the-art, individually-designed laboratories and research facilities

  • Competitive start-up funding

  • Top ranking Ph.D. interdisciplinary program

  • Ph.D. and post-doc fellowships

  • State-of-the-art central research facilities

  • Outstanding academic milieu


We seek to recruit scientists in the following areas:

  1. Theoretical and computational neuroscience

  2. Cognitive neuroscience & human brain imaging

  3. Systems neuroscience

  4. Neural circuits and behavior 

  5. Molecular neuroscience


Application requirements:

  1. Curriculum vitae

  2. A letter of intent

  3. An outline of future research and scientific vision

  4. Reference letters from the PhD advisor and Post-Doctoral host

  5. A copy of 3-5 publications that represent your work

  6. Names of 2-3 additional colleagues willing to provide letters of reference


Application materials should be submitted on-line

Submission is closed

Mid-career candidates should contact ELSC directors directly at: elsc-director@mail.huji.ac.il  

For further information, please contact:
brain@elsc.huji.ac.il ; Phone: +972-2-
6586085