Assistant Professor

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Jun 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Professor

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Neuroscience

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 10-31-2016

Posting Summary:
Tenure Track Faculty (Assistant Professor) Position in Neuroscience/Sensory Neurobiology
University of Virginia, Department of Neuroscience

The Department of Neuroscience of the University of Virginia School of Medicine seeks applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor. Applicants holding a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and demonstrating outstanding scientific achievement will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates whose research addresses sensory neurobiology. The successful candidate will have access to state of the art research facilities and collaborations in a collegial environment where Neuroscience is an institution-wide strength that brings together faculty and students from thirteen departments.

The University of Virginia provides a dynamic intellectual environment with opportunities for cutting-edge research collaborations. Neuroscience at the University of Virginia is an Institution-wide strength that brings together faculty from the Department of Neuroscience with exceptional faculty in a number of other departments in the College and the School of Medicine. Outstanding contributions to these research endeavors come from PhD, MD/PhD (MSTP), and undergraduate training programs in the neurosciences.

Charlottesville and central Virginia offer a distinctive community for both personal and professional activities. A strong sense of community exists in the region along with excellent educational systems for adults and children. Charlottesville is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is consistently listed among the top cities in national rankings of the most desirable places to live. It offers a thriving community, highlighted by regular literary, film, theatrical, and historical festivals.

To apply visit jobs.virginia.edu and search for Posting 0619100, complete a candidate profile, and provide a cover letter, CV, and list of three references. The position will remain open until filled.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/ affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.


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