Faculty

Open tenure-track positions

Open tenure-track positions

ELSC is looking for excellent, early-stage scientists who aspire to establish active, innovative and interdisciplinary research programs in the field of neuroscience.

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

We are recruiting scientists in the following fields:

    • Theoretical and computational neuroscience
    • Cognitive neuroscience and human brain imaging
    • Systems neuroscience
    • Neural circuits and behavior
    • Molecular neuroscience


We offer:

    • State-of-the-art central research facilities, including expertise centers, animal facilities, and classrooms for students
    • Laboratory space that is custom-designed for each researcher
    • A top-ranked, interdisciplinary Ph.D. program
    • Competitive start-up funding
    • D. students
    • An outstanding academic milieu


Application requirements:

    • Current CV
    • Letter of intent
    • An outline of future research and scientific vision
    • Reference letters from your Ph.D. advisor and postdoctoral host
    • A copy of 3-5 publications that represent your work


Applications should be submitted through the Hebrew University’s online portal, available here.

Application Deadline: TBA

Selected candidates will be invited to Jerusalem to present their work to the university’s neuroscience community and meet with members of the ELSC Recruitment Committee (specific dates will be announced in advance). Some of these candidates then will be requested to present their research to the ELSC International Steering Committee (specific dates will be announced in advance). Participation in these meetings is mandatory.

For further information, please contact us at: brain@elsc.huji.ac.il
Mid-career candidates should contact the ELSC directors at: elsc-director@mail.huji.ac.il

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