Assistant Professor, Psychiatric Genetics

Yale University, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry invites applications for a full-time, academic tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of genetics underlying psychiatric illness.

Applicants must possess an M.D. and/or PhD, and have at least two years postdoctoral experience or the equivalent. The successful candidate will be poised to build a successful, independent, extramurally funded research program.  Candidates pursuing research relevant to the genetic underpinnings of psychiatric illness will be considered. Must have a record of excellence, creativity, initiative in research and strong potential to build a vigorous and competitive research program.

Interested applicants please apply through Interfolio using the following link.  Letters of Recommendations not required with application.  They will be requested at a later date.   If you have any questions about this position please contact Marina Picciotto, Professor and Deputy Chair for Basic Research, Department of Psychiatry via email at



Yale values diversity in its faculty, staff and students and especially encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and underrepresented minorities. Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


Yale University 
Location: New HavenCT 06511
Document ID: AB425-65FR  
Job Type:  Regular

Job Schedule: Full-time

Posted on: 2017-10-3110/31/2017