Assistant Professor, Tenure Track
Rutgers University Cell Biology and Neuroscience Department
The Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience (CBN) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level to develop an innovative and interdisciplinary research program in neuroscience.
CBN is home to a collegial faculty with diverse interests encompassing neurobiology, physiology, molecular biology, stem cell biology, and immunology. Ample opportunities for collaboration exist within the Department, the broader Division of Life Sciences, nearby Rutgers Institutes such as The Brain Health Institute, The Institute for Quantitative Biomedicine, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, The Child Health Institute, and The Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Rutgers provides excellent facilities and competitive start-up packages.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D., MD or equivalent degree, have at least 4 years of postdoctoral training in neuroscience, and a strong record of scholarly achievement. Priority will be given to outstanding applicants whose research focuses on neurophysiological analysis of single cells and circuits in the mammalian brain. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of undergraduate and graduate level courses in her/his field of expertise, and maintain a productive extramurally funded research program.
Interested individuals are encouraged to apply online by submitting a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research plans, and the contact information of three individuals who will provide letters of reference. Apply here: https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/74256.
Applications should be submitted as soon as possible but not later than December 31, 2018. Late applications may be considered until the position is filled.