The Department of Biomedical Sciences at Marquette University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in neuroscience at the level of assistant professor. Successful candidates will be expected to develop an independent, extramurally funded research program. We are particularly interested in applicants that utilize modern molecular, cellular, or computational techniques with a research focus that would complement existing areas of strength in the department including the neurobiology of motivated behaviors, neuropsychiatric disorders, neurodegeneration, and axon regeneration. Teaching responsibilities will include contributions at the graduate and undergraduate level. The Department of Biomedical Sciences (http://www.marquette.edu/chs/bisc/) provides a highly collaborative work environment that is experiencing rapid growth. Interested individuals with a Ph.D. in a neuroscience-related field and at least three years of postdoctoral training should apply online by submitting a curriculum vitae and statement of research interests at https://employment.marquette.edu/postings/8662. Review of applications will begin in November and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries can be addressed to the Department of Biomedical Sciences via Mr. Christopher Mueller (email@example.com). Marquette University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
Earned doctorate or a terminal degree with at least three years of postdoctoral training is required along with a demonstrated potential for teaching excellence and high quality research.
Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit, university located on a beautiful urban campus just minutes from downtown Milwaukee and close to the parks and beaches of Lake Michigan. Marquette offers undergraduate programs in 83 majors and 79 minors, in addition to 64 master’s and doctoral programs and a School of Dentistry and Law School. Marquette ranks 86th in the 2017 edition of America's Best C...olleges, released by U.S. News & World Report and bestowed the “Changemaker Campus” title by the Ashoka Institute, a leader in social entrepreneurship.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences is a research-intensive department that is responsible for teaching a broad medically-oriented curriculum to a variety of undergraduate and heath professional students, including students in the Marquette University School of Dentistry and Master’s Program in Physician Assistant Studies.