College of Veterinary Medicine: Tenure-track Full-time (9-month basis) Open-Rank Professor in Neuro

Champaign, IL
Aug 12, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution



The Department of Comparative Biosciences invites applications for a position in neuroscience at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience or a related field and must have postdoctoral experience. Candidates currently at the Associate Professor rank with a successful record of federal funding are especially encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will participate in the professional and graduate curricula and develop an externally funded research program that complements existing department or campus strengths in neuroscience. Full information about the department is available at: The University of Illinois has a vibrant interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program, with over 80 faculty affiliates ( The position is a regular full-time 9-month tenure-track appointment and is available at search conclusion. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications.

Qualified applicants should apply online at Applications should include a cover letter, up to 3-page research statement, CV and contact information for three references. Questions may be directed to Dr. Megan Mahoney, search committee chair,

In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by September 8, 2017. Applicants may be interviewed prior to the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit: College of Veterinary Medicine
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: College of Veterinary Medicine: Tenure-track Full-time (9-month basis) Open-Rank Professor in Neuroscience - Department of Comparative Biosciences (F1700084)
Open Date: 08/11/2017
Organization Name: Comparative Biosciences