Applications are invited for a position at the level of (tenure-track) ASSISTANT PROFESSOR or tenured ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR. The Department of Neurobiology and Behavior is ranked as one of the top neuroscience departments in the country, and engages in interdisciplinary approaches to the study of neurobiology, with an emphasis on neuroplasticity and behavior. Current major research themes include mechanisms of learning and memory, neurodegenerative disorders, sensory neuroscience, and neural development. We seek outstanding candidates whose research focuses on synaptic function as related to development, disease, memory, or behavior, and including synaptic signaling, plasticity, or dynamics. Preference will be given to applicants whose research integrates with, or complements, one or more of the major themes listed above. Please submit by November 30th, 2014, a curriculum vitae, a description of research and teaching interests, and the names and addresses of three potential referees. A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion should also be included in the application materials.
For application instructions, please go to the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior section at
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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