Neurobiology Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland
Salary Commensurate with Experience
May 27, 2020
Jun 11, 2020
Job Function
Faculty Member
Research Area
Motivation & Emotion
Position Type
Full Time
Mid Level

Assistant Professor, non-tenure track

Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology

University of Maryland School of Medicine


The Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is recruiting for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the neurobiological control of motivated behaviors, with an emphasis on dopaminergic dynamics within the striatum, in a pre-clinical setting.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. or M.D.-Ph.D. and must have experience with in-vitro and in-vivo electrochemical measurements of catecholamines.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to ongoing research projects, as well as develop their own research program over time.  Additionally, they will provide mentoring, training and supervision to staff, fellows and junior students within the laboratory. 


For immediate consideration, please send a cover letter and a recent CV, including names and contact information of three references to the UMB Jobs Portal by June 10, 2020.


For additional questions after application, please email Dr. Joseph Cheer, Professor


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