Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty positions - Anatomy and Neurobiology - (170001OJ)
Neurobiology Faculty Position
University of Maryland
School of Medicine
The Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology ( http://neurobiology.umaryland.edu ) is recruiting for tenured/tenure-track faculty positions in Neuroscience. We are interested in candidates whose research complements existing strengths in the Department. Although we will consider all relevant research areas, we are particularly interested in research focusing on pain, neural circuits of motivated behaviors & addiction, sensory perception or neurodegeneration. Expected rank is Assistant Professor or higher, however, rank and tenure status is dependent on candidate's qualifications. Candidates should have a strong record of scholarly activity and an independent K-award or R01-type funded research program with the potential to catalyze multi-PI initiatives within the department and across the institution. Highest priority will be given to candidates with an independent, funded research program.
Candidates should apply online and submit the following as a single PDF: curriculum vitae, brief statement of research interests and vision, and contact information for three references. Candidates should submit their application to the attention of: Dr. Mary Kay Lobo and Dr. Donna Calu, Co-Chairs of Faculty Search Committee.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Organization: School of Medicine - Basic Science Departments
Job Posting: Oct 9, 2017
Internal Number: 72282
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