Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Behavioral Neuroscience

Location
Kent, Ohio
Salary
Salary and startup funds are competitive and commensurate with academic qualifications and prior exp
Posted
February 12 2018
Ref
Kent State University
Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Behavioral Neuroscience

Kent State University’s Department of Biological Sciences is seeking applicants to fill a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. We are seeking a neuroscientist who employs cutting-edge approaches to address behavior, and whose approach and model system complements our current research strengths in neuroendocrinology and behavioral neuroscience. Successful candidates will join a growing and thriving department with excellent research and educational programs.

The successful candidate will be expected to establish an extramurally funded research program, engage in collaborative research, direct theses and dissertations, and exhibit a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education. Qualifications include a PhD in neuroscience or related field with post-doctoral experience and a strong history of recent publications in peer-reviewed journals. Candidates at the Associate Professor level are expected to have a history of sustained extramural funding. Salary and startup funds are competitive and commensurate with academic qualifications and prior experience. Information about the department can be found at http://www.kent.edu/biology.

To apply, send cover letter, curriculum vitae which includes teaching experience, a 2-page research statement, and names and contact information of 3 references to: BioFacSearch@kent.edu. Review of applications will begin March 5, with interviews anticipated to take place in April.

Kent State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution and requires compliance with the Immigration and Reform and Control Act of 1986. We strongly encourage candidates who will enhance faculty diversity and inclusion across our campus.