Neuroscience Faculty Position at University of Maryland School of Medicine

Baltimore, Maryland (US)
August 21 2019
Position Type
Full Time
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Faculty Position in Neuroscience

A large and interconnected community of neuroscientists exists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the Department of Pharmacology is currently accepting applications for a neuroscience tenure-track Assistant Professor level faculty position to expand and complement our current expertise in neurodevelopment, circuit assembly, sex differences and neuroplasticity.

The University of Maryland campus offers state-of-the-art core facilities for microscopy, imaging, genetics, genomics, proteomics, physiological phenotyping, and structural biology, along with the University of Maryland’s Brain and Tissue repository, the NeuroBioBank, NIH-funded training programs in neuroscience, integrative membrane biology, and muscle biology, cardiac biology, and vascular biology enhance our research activities.

Candidates should hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have a strong history of scholarly activity and collaboration. Candidates with quantitative backgrounds are urged to apply, including those taking computational, theoretical, and/or experimental approaches. The successful candidate will develop an independent and funded research program that complements existing faculty strengths and provides exciting new opportunities for collaborative work.

Qualified candidates should complete the application through the UMB Taleo system ( and submit the following as one PDF file by October 1st for consideration:

  • CV,
  • One-page summary of past research accomplishments,
  • 3-page statement of future research goals,
  • One-page teaching statement

Timeline: Completed applications should be received no later than October 1, 2019. Interviews will be held in January 2020. Finalist(s) will return for a second visit in February/March 2020 to meet with relevant departments, chairs, and deans.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.

Department of Pharmacology:

Center for Epigenetic Research in Child Health & Brain Development:

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