Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Competitive starting salary with full benefits, TIAA 403(b), plus a generous lab start up package.
October 16 2017
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The Department of Biomedical Sciences at Marquette University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in neuroscience at the level of assistant professor. Successful candidates will be expected to develop an independent, extramurally funded research program.  We are particularly interested in applicants that utilize modern molecular, cellular, or computational techniques with a research focus that would complement existing areas of strength in the department including the neurobiology of motivated behaviors, neuropsychiatric disorders, neurodegeneration, and axon regeneration. Teaching responsibilities will include contributions at the graduate and undergraduate level. The Department of Biomedical Sciences ( provides a highly collaborative work environment that is experiencing rapid growth.  Interested individuals with a Ph.D. in a neuroscience-related field and at least three years of postdoctoral training should apply online by submitting a curriculum vitae and statement of research interests at .  Review of applications will begin in November and continue until the position is filled.  Inquiries can be addressed to the Department of Biomedical Sciences via Mr. Christopher Mueller ( Marquette University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.