Teaching Assistant Professor - Neuroscience

Institution: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a full-time (9 mos.) fixed-term Teaching Assistant Professor with a three-year contract which is renewable. Preferred start date is July 1, 2018. Teaching faculty in the department typically teach three courses per semester for a total of six courses each academic year. Additionally, this position offers excellent career advancement opportunities including promotion to Teaching Associate Professor and Teaching Professor. We are seeking an instructor with a specialty in neuroscience and demonstrated excellence in undergraduate education. We are particularly interested in individuals with expertise in the cellular and molecular processes of the brain related to normal and abnormal behavior. This position would build upon the existing strengths in teaching and research of our faculty and highlight the technologically-sophisticated nature of the field of neuroscience.

Please submit curriculum vitae/resume, cover letter, teaching, and philosophy/evaluations. Please also submit email addresses for three individuals who will provide letters of reference to the electronic submission website. Reference letter writers will receive an email with instructions for submitting letters of recommendation to the recruitment system. Contact Latasha Mingo, Department Manager, with questions: lmingo@email.unc.edu