Visiting Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Haverford College

Haverford College welcomes applications for a full-time, one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Neuroscience for the 2019-2020 academic year. This appointment may be extended to the 2020-2021 academic year, depending on the staffing needs of the Department, upon budgetary approval, and upon a successful annual performance evaluation by the Department Chair in the spring of 2020.

Responsibilities include teaching the equivalent of five courses over two semesters, including lecture and seminar classes at all levels of the curriculum, as well as specialized research courses and the possibility of supervising undergraduate senior theses. Questions about the Neuroscience program should be directed to Laura Been at [email protected]. For technical questions, please contact lnterfolio directly at 1-877-997-8807 or [email protected] 

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. (ABD considered) in Neuroscience or a closely related discipline, along with excellent teaching skills and experience, with the ability to teach courses from the introductory to the advanced undergraduate levels. Application Instructions The appointment officially begins July 1, 2019; applications received by April 15th, 2019 will receive fullest consideration.

Please submit the following materials and information via Interfolio at:

* letter of interest

* curriculum vitae

* teaching statement (limit 2 pages)

* research statement (limit 2 pages)

* three confidential letters of reference, including one that specifically address the candidate’s teaching effectiveness, to be submitted to Interfolio. Please include the name, affiliation, email address and phone number for each reference.