2 Assistant Professor positions, one in Biology and one in Psychology

Job Type: 
Tenure Track Faculty
College of Wooster

The Program in Neuroscience at the College of Wooster invites applications for two tenure-track positions beginning August 2013. One position will be housed in Biology, the other in Psychology. Both successful applicants will contribute to a rapidly growing interdisciplinary Neuroscience major, participate in the First Year Seminar Program and direct undergraduate research in the required Senior Independent Study Program. We seek committed teacher-scholars with demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching and productive research programs that will engage students. The College of Wooster provides significant research support, including startup, travel, faculty development funds, and a generous sabbatical program

Assistant Professor of Biology 

Teaching responsibilities will include Cellular Neuroscience, Development, and Introductory Molecular/Cellular Biology. Preference will be given to applicants whose research interests emphasize integrative/physiological approaches. Applicants should have a PhD; postdoctoral research and/or teaching experience preferred. Send curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching philosophy, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to [email protected]. Questions concerning this position should be directed to Dr. M. Loveless, Chair of Biology, [email protected]. Electronic applications are preferred, and should be received by October 12th, 2012 for full consideration.

Assistant Professor of Psychology 

Teaching responsibilities will include Introductory Psychology, Human Neuropsychology, Introduction to Neuroscience, an Integrative Senior Seminar in Neuroscience, and courses in the candidate’s area of specialty. Preference will be given to candidates with training in Human Neuroscience, Ph.D. or ABD required. Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, statements of teaching and research interest, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to [email protected].  Questions concerning this position should be directed to Dr. John Neuhoff, Chair of Psychology, [email protected]. Electronic applications are preferred and should be received by October 19th, 2012 for full consideration.

The College of Wooster is a highly selective college of the liberal arts and sciences with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education. Qualified women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply. More information is available at http://www.wooster.edu/offices/hr/opportunities. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.