Internal Application Deadline: September 8, 2020
Program Description: The Warren Alpert Distinguished Scholars program will support individual neuroscientists of exceptional creativity. These awards are given as a transitional post-doctoral award for recipients to enable their advance to a full-time faculty member at the Assistant Professor level or higher.
Number of Applications: 1 application (not shared with Ithaca)
Budget: $200,000/year for two years to cover salary, lab costs and related expenses. Up to 15% of indirect costs included in the $200,000.
- Applicants must hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degree
- Applicants must have completed a minimum of three years of a post-doctoral fellowship by July 1, 2021 in the field of neurosciences
- Applicants must hold a post-doctoral research position at a United States medical school, research institute or academic hospital
- Applicants are required to provide 75% effort