Faculty, Neuroscience, tenure-track

Salary commensurate with experience.
August 18 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Faculty, Neuroscience, tenure-track
Bio-Medical Sciences
Mercer University School of Medicine
Macon, GA / Savannah, GA

Mercer University School of Medicine invites applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty of Neuroscience in the Department of Biomedical Sciences, one at the Savannah, GA campus and one at the Macon, GA campus. Rank will be determined based on credentials and experience.

Responsibilities: Successful applicants will participate in MUSM’s interdisciplinary patient-based learning curriculum for medical students.  Candidates with research interests in neurophysiology and molecular and cellular neurobiology are encouraged to apply. The candidate is expected to develop an independent, externally-funded research program and to interact collaboratively with basic scientists and clinical faculty located on the Savannah, Macon, Columbus, and Atlanta campuses. Candidates at the associate professor level should have current extramural funding.  In addition, the candidate must have a strong commitment to excellence in medical education and will be expected to facilitate the learning of medical human neuroscience in a multidisciplinary, case-based, medical curriculum.

Qualifications: Candidates must hold a doctoral degree (PhD., MD, or equivalent) from an accredited University/College and have at least three years of post-doctoral experience with a record of scholarly activity as demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications.  Mercer University recognizes the importance of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds.

Interested candidates must complete the brief online application at https://www.mercerjobs.com/ and attach the following documents: 1) letter of application, 2) statement of research interests, 3) statement of teaching interests and previous experience, 4) current curriculum vitae, and 5) names and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.