The Center for Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience (CMBN) at Rutgers University – Newark seeks outstanding candidates for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in neuroscience. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience or a related field and have completed at least two years of post-doctoral training.
The ideal candidate for this position asks fundamental hypothesis-driven questions about brain structure and function and is open to establishing collaborative research efforts within the Rutgers neuroscience community. Research areas of particular interest are executive control, sensory-motor integration, learning and memory, and emotional regulation. The successful applicant will likely use a broad range of experimental approaches, primarily in rodents. The assistant professor will be expected to maintain an active externally-funded research program, to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in neuroscience, and to mentor Ph.D. students in the Behavioral and Neural Sciences program.
Applicant review will start February 20, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Neuroscience or a related field and have completed at least two years of postdoctoral training.
Posting Number: 20FA0048
Location: Rutgers University-Newark
Internal Number: 109734
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