Neuroscience, Tenured/Tenure-track

NYU Shanghai
Shanghai (CN)
October 30 2020
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type


NYU Shanghai invites applications for two tenured or tenure-track faculty positions in systems, cognitive, or computational neuroscience. We invite applicants at any rank to apply to the position.

Facilities are available through NYU Shanghai for research in all major areas of systems, cognitive, and computational neuroscience, including human behavior and brain imaging, animal research including work with nonhuman primates, and computational research including high performance computing.

Terms of employment at NYU Shanghai are comparable to U.S. institutions with respect to research start-up funds and compensation, and include housing subsidies and educational subsidies for children. Faculty at NYU Shanghai may also spend time at NYU New York and other sites of the NYU Global Network for research and teaching.    

About NYU Shanghai:

NYU Shanghai is the third degree-granting campus within New York University’s global network. It is the first higher education joint venture in China authorized to grant degrees that are accredited in the U.S. as well as in China. All teaching is conducted in English. A research university with liberal arts and science at its core, it resides in one of the world's great cities with a vibrant intellectual community. NYU Shanghai recruits scholars of the highest caliber who are committed to NYU's global vision of transformative teaching and innovative research and who embody the global society in which we live.

NYU’s global network includes degree-granting campuses in New York, Shanghai, and Abu Dhabi, complemented by eleven additional academic centers across five continents. Faculty and students circulate within the network in pursuit of common research interests and cross-cultural, interdisciplinary endeavors, both local and global.

Application Instructions

Applicants must submit a cover lettercurriculum vitaestatement of research interests, statement of teaching interestslinks to up to five published articles, and the names and email addresses of at least three individuals willing to provide a letter of reference. Specific information and instructions on how to apply can be found at Applications are received via Interfolio at: 

If you have any questions, please email the NYU Shanghai NY Office of Faculty Recruitment, or the Chair of the search committee

NYU Shanghai is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity, and social inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from under-represented individuals in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, and gender and sexual identity. NYU Shanghai affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach.

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