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Faculty Position in Neuroscience
The Department of Zoology and Physiology in conjunction with the Graduate Neuroscience Program at the University of Wyoming invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track FACULTY POSITION at the rank of Assistant Professor, or at a higher rank for an individual with an outstanding research and funding record, starting August 2014. Area of research is open but preference will be given to applicants who would complement existing biomedical research strengths in the Neuroscience Program, which include sensory neurophysiology, neuronal plasticity, neuroendocrinology, and neuropharmacology. The successful candidate must have a PhD or equivalent, evidence of research productivity, and teaching ability. Two or more years of post-doctoral experience and evidence of federal funding is preferred. Teaching responsibilities will include a graduate level Neuroscience course such as Neurophysiology and a section of the Integrative or Human Physiology course. S/he will be expected to have or to develop an externally NIH-funded research program and to participate in the Neuroscience and departmental programs. The successful applicant will have access to outstanding Microscopy Facility and resources provided by a NIH P30 Neuroscience Core Center grant. A competitive start-up package is available.
Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching experience and plan, three publications, and three letters of recommendation to: Neuroscience Search Committee, Dept. 3166, 1000 E. University Avenue, Laramie, WY 82071. Fax 307-766-5625. Website: http://www.uwyo.edu/NeuroScience and http://uwyo.edu/Zoology/; email firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin in October 2013. The University is a Carnegie Foundation Research/Doctoral Extensive Institution, and is an AA/EEO employer.