The Department of Neuroscience at The University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor.
We seek candidates with outstanding research potential in all areas within neuroscience with research interests that are complementary to and build upon existing strengths of learning and memory, addiction, computational and theoretical neuroscience, perceptual systems, clinical neuroscience, biophysics, and molecular neuroscience.
This position entails a highly competitive salary and start-up funds. Successful candidates will be expected to develop and maintain an active research program within a collegial, collaborative, and vibrant academic environment. The department is interested in and values candidates who have experience working with diverse and underserved populations, and have demonstrated a commitment to improving the diversity, equity, and inclusivity of their academic communities.
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