Posting Details Posting Details Job TitleAssistant, Associate, or Professor in NeuroscienceRequisition NumberFE02082Working TitleDepartment Name7H100:Department of NeuroscienceWork LocationLexington, KYType of PositionFacultyPosition Time Status Full-TimeTenure Track StatusTenure TrackRequired Education PhD Required Related Experience Experience in mechanisms of central nervous system function and plasticity Required License/Registration/Certification None Job Summary The Department of Neuroscience in the College of Medicine at the University of Kentucky (https://neuroscience.med.uky.edu/) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Professor.
This position will support research interests of existing collaborative teams within the Department and across the College studying neurotrauma, epilepsy, stroke, aging, neurodegenerative diseases, and motivated behaviors.
Application materials should include: a cover letter addressed to Bret N.
Smith, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, curriculum vitae, research plan (upload under Specific Request 1), teaching statement (upload under Specific Request 2), and sample publications (upload as one PDF under Specific Request 3) .
Please also include the names and contact information for at least three references when prompted in the application.
Questions regarding the position may be emailed to Ms.
Avalon Sandoval (asand1uky.edu).
The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately; the search will remain open until the position is filled.
Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? YesPreferred Education/ExperienceDeadline to ApplyOpen Until FilledYesUniversity Community of Inclusion The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance.
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(Open Ended Question) Where did you first see this position advertised, other than on the UK Jobs system? The Chronicle of Higher Education InsideHigherEd.com HigherEdJobs.com Diverse Issues in Higher Education Higher Education Recruitment Consortium Registry of Diverse and Strategic Faculty InsightintoDiversity.com Academic Keys Latinos in Higher Education Indeed.com A colleague, friend, and/or family member None of the above Applicant Documents Required Documents Curriculum Vita Cover Letter Specific Request 1 Specific Request 2 Specific Request 3 Optional Documents