The Memory Keepers Medical Discovery Team-Health Equity (MK-MDT) at the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor.
The faculty member’s primary responsibility will be to conduct extramurally funded collaborative research concerning health and aging in rural and/or Indigenous populations in Minnesota within the MK-MDT environment.
Memory Keepers MDT conducts research on dementia and its associated risks, resiliencies and co-morbidities in collaboration with Indigenous and rural communities in the Great Lakes Region and beyond.MK-MDT faculty investigators work in an interdisciplinary research environment. Our modern facilities have been thoughtfully constructed to foster team science approaches to research and well-being.
We seek a dynamic scholar with demonstrated potential for innovation and leadership. We will consider applicants from varied disciplinary backgrounds. Programs of research with a focus on intervention design and/or implementation science are particularly welcomed. Experience with community-based research is an asset.