Faculty Positions in Neuroscience and Computational Neuroscience

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Commensurate with experience
Apr 16, 2021
May 16, 2021
Job Function
Faculty Member
Position Type
Full Time

Faculty Positions in Neuroscience and Computational Neuroscience

The Nova Southeastern University Department of Psychology and Neuroscience seeks applicants for two faculty positions.

Open-rank faculty position in Neuroscience (Position #991962): The faculty member is expected to teach undergraduate courses in neuroscience, including labs, and to pursue a research program in their area of specialization in collaboration with faculty colleagues, graduate students, and undergraduates. The curriculum of our Neuroscience degree program can be viewed online at Neuroscience Curriculum| College of Psychology | NSU (nova.edu). We welcome candidates with demonstrated potential to secure extramural funding.

Assistant Professor of Computational Neuroscience (Position #991969): The position will also be affiliated with the Clinical Systems Biology Group (http://www.nova.edu/nim/clinical-systems-biology/index.html) of the Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine at Nova Southeastern University. Ideal candidates will have a strong background in computational biology or neuroscience, laboratory work, expertise in biostatistical analysis, and coding/programming. The successful candidate is expected to collaborate with scientists, engineers, and clinicians in a multidisciplinary research environment spanning multiple departments of the university, and to attract external grant funding within three years of hire. 

The Department is dedicated to the principles of excellence, equality, and respect for all individuals. We seek candidates with a commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, and multicultural competence in an educational environment.  

Nova Southeastern University is a not-for-profit university that meets the U.S. Department of Education’s criteria as a Hispanic-serving institution. NSU awards more doctoral and professional degrees to Hispanics and all minority groups combined than any other university in the United States. NSU is also second in the U.S. for professional degrees awarded to African Americans. The University and Department place a high priority on the creation of an environment supportive of diversity in faculty and students, a core value of the university. NSU is located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, approximately 25 miles north of Miami.

For the complete job description and to apply, please go to https://nsucareers.nova.edu/ Reference the position numbers above. Inquiries about the positions may be directed to Dr. Glenn Scheyd (scheydjr@nova.edu