Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

Job Type: 
Tenure Track Faculty
Emmanuel College, Boston, MA

About Emmanuel College:

Emmanuel College is a co-educational, residential institution with a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities. Enrolling more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, the College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, significant internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, and participation in a dynamic campus community. Emmanuel's more than 50 programs in the sciences, liberal arts, business, nursing, and education foster spirited discourse and substantive learning experiences that honor the College's Catholic educational mission to cultivate the whole person and prepare students for effective and ethical leadership in the 21st century. For more information, visit

Job Description:

The Department of Psychology at Emmanuel College seeks to fill a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Neuroscience. This appointment, which begins in September 2020, offers a competitive salary with full benefits.  The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching three courses per semester (introductory and upper-division courses), sustaining an active and productive neuroscience research agenda that involves undergraduate students, mentoring and advising students, and contributing to departmental growth and development.


Applicants must have doctoral degree in Neuroscience, Psychology, Biology, or closely related discipline.  Areas of research interest are open within the field of neuroscience. The ideal candidate should have undergraduate teaching experience and would be able to teach a broad range of neuroscience courses while supporting core courses in the department such as research methods.  The successful candidate must be committed to upholding excellence in teaching, establishing a scholarly publication record, and serving as an active member of the Department of Psychology and the wider Emmanuel College community.  Candidates will be expected to develop and sustain a productive research program that involves undergraduates and contributes to the growth and development of the department.


Additional Information:

Emmanuel College seeks to create a working and learning environment that reflect the society and community in which we are located, and we actively encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

Application Instructions:

Follow the link above to submit your application.  You will be prompted to complete an Applicant Profile where you will be able to upload your cover letter and list of at least three professional references.

In order to be considered for this position, you need to submit all of the following documents: a CV, cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, teaching evaluations, and a list of three references.

Review of applications will begin on November 1st and continue until the position is filled.