Clinical Assistant Professor- Biological Sciences and Psychology

University of Illinois at Chicago   •  

Chicago, IL

Industry: Education

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Not Specified years

Posted 32 days ago

Description: The Departments of Biological Sciences and Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) invite applicants for a clinical (non-tenure track) assistant professor position. The primary responsibility for the position will be to contribute to the teaching mission of both departments and the highly successful undergraduate major in Neuroscience by leading and coordinating undergraduate laboratory courses in Behavioral Neuroscience and Neurobiology. The ideal candidate will also have research interests and contribute to the Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience (http://www.lin.uic.edu). Salary is competitive, neuroscience teaching laboratories have been renovated, research conditions are excellent, and there are extensive opportunities for collaboration on campus.

respectively.Duties:

The primary responsibility for the position will be to contribute to the teaching mission of both departments and the highly successful undergraduate major in Neuroscience by leading and coordinating undergraduate laboratory courses in Behavioral Neuroscience and Neurobiology.

The Clinical Assistant Professor will have a course load of 4 per academic year (2 laboratory courses in Biological Sciences and 2 in Psychology). This could include Bios/Psch 483 Neuroanatomy, Bios 486 Animal Behavior, Bios 489 Cellular Neurobiology, Psch 363 Lab in Behavioral Neuroscience, Psch 361 Lab in Learning and Conditioning, Psch 367 Lab in Cognitive Neuroscience. We see this person also serving as a coordinator overseeing ordering of lab supplies, maintaining equipment, updating software, coordinating across lab courses, writing teaching protocols for labs that use rodents and working with the animal caretaker for using different animal species in the laboratory courses.

Qualifications:

Ph.D by the start date is required.

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