Dignity Health Assistant Professor in PHOENIX, Arizona


Located in the heart of Phoenix, Ariz., St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 586-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services with special advocacy for the poor and underserved. St. Joseph's is a nationally recognized center for quality tertiary care, medical education and research. It includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, the Norton Thoracic Institute, a campus of Creighton University's Medical School and the first Level I Trauma Center in Arizona verified by the American College of Surgeons. U.S. News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the best hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. For more information please visit our website at .


Initiates and perhaps already conducts an independent line of original research study that has the potential to garner or already has obtained peer-reviewed, extramural support and that has promise to receive international recognition. Writes and has published peer-reviewed, original research reports.



Two (2) years of experience following the Ph.D., M.D. or S.SC. Degree in a field related to current area of research required.


Doctorate – Ph.D., M.D. or D.Sc. degree or equivalent in a relevant field of endeavor required.


Laboratory skills and techniques execution and development required.

Mathematical, scientific, reasoning, and oral and written communication skills adequate to launch a viable, productive and extramurally-funded research program required


Experience writing grant applications for support of own work and supervising more junior trainees preferred.

Postdoctoral training as a research fellow preferred.

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Job ID 2017-41662

Employment Type Full Time

Department Research-Imaging Basic Science

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center

Shift Day

Location PHOENIX

State/Province AZ

Standard Hours mon-fri (8-5)