Assistant/Associate Professor in Neurobiology University of Texas at San Antonio
Description of Job Duties The Department of Biology is seeking an outstanding scientist addressing molecular, biochemical and genetic mechanisms underlying synaptic plasticity, its modulation, and its role in learning and memory, addiction, nervous system disease, or central mechanisms of pain. Develop a productive research laboratory, to contribute to our undergraduate and graduate programs in Biology and Neurobiology, and to the UTSA Neurosciences Institute and Brain Health Consortium.
Experience and Other Skills Required • Relevant postdoctoral experience and demonstrated potential for excellence in Neurobiology. • Expected to have external funding. • Teach neurobiology courses offered within the Department.
Special Notes To Applicants Note 1: A complete application package will have the following documents uploaded/submitted electronically at http://jobs.utsa.edu/ 1. letter of application 2. curriculum vitae, 3. three (3)recent publications 4. statement of research plans and summaries of research 5. teaching interests 6. list of names, addresses (both postal and email), and telephone numbers of three references.
Note 2: Review of completed applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled, with priority being given to applicants who submit completed packets by Dec 1, 2018.
Note 3: Competitive salaries and start-up packages are offered. Additional information regarding the Department of Biology at UTSA can be found at www.utsa.edu/biology /.
Note 4: UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.
Note 5: UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Note 6: This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.
Note 7: Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that they are eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.
Note 8: At the discretion of the hiring department, this position posting may be closed once a sufficient number of qualified applications has been received.