Current Positions Open
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor: Molecular/Cellular Neuroscience
|Working Title||Assistant/Associate/Full Professor: Molecular/Cellular Neuroscience|
|College/Area||College of Veterinary Medicine|
|Hiring Unit||Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience|
|Summary of Duties|
The Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN) at Washington State University in Pullman, WA is seeking outstanding academic scientists to fill full-time, tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. The positions are permanent, 75% state-funded, 12-month appointments.
Ideal candidates are expected to develop and maintain innovative, extramurally funded research programs in neuroscience that complement and enhance current faculty scholarship in food intake/energy homeostasis, drug addiction, sensory biology, circadian rhythms/sleep, synaptic plasticity, neurodegenerative disease, or biophysics (additional details at: Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN) ).
Duties: Maintain an externally funded research program capable of supporting graduate students and/or post-doctoral trainees.
Classroom teaching duties will include instruction in academic programs supported by IPN (undergraduate neuroscience, graduate neuroscience, and/or professional veterinary program).
Must be able to communicate effectively and work in a highly collegial and collaborative environment with a diverse population of colleagues and students.
Environment: Washington State University has a vibrant neuroscience community and is located in a region having a high quality of life for those who enjoy the outdoors, the arts, and the collegiality of diverse neighbors. Generous start-up packages will be provided. Laboratory space is available in a modern research building designed for neuroscience research containing numerous shared resources.
View the Benefits overview for information regarding competitive benefits available.
|Anticipated Start Date||07/01/2020|
|Position Term in Months||12|
|Monthly Salary||Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience.|
Applicants must have one of the following degrees: a PhD in neuroscience or similar biological/biomedical field, and/or an MD, DVM, or equivalent professional degree.
Applicants for a position at associate/full professor rank must have an established extramurally funded independent research program, and a record of peer-reviewed publications and national/international recognition commensurate with position rank.
Applicants for a position at assistant professor rank should demonstrate potential to establish and maintain an externally funded research program (peer-reviewed publications and developed research agenda).Minimum of two years of research experience after postdoctoral degree.