Instructional Professors in Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Computational Biology
University of Chicago (UC)
Location: Chicago, IL
Internal Number: 111651
The Neuroscience Institute and the Biological Sciences Collegiate Division at the University of Chicago are accepting applications for two open rank Instructional Professor positions pending budgetary approval. These are full-time teaching positions beginning on or after January 1, 2023. The appointment will be for an initial term of at least two years with reappointment and progression possible following review.
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate neuroscience and/or biological science courses. Additional duties include, hiring, training, and supervising teaching assistants. Instructional Professors of all ranks are required to engage in regular professional development.
Applicants must have a PhD in a relevant discipline in hand prior to start date and at least one year of teaching university level lectures and/or laboratory courses. We are particularly interested in applicants with expertise in neuroscience, biochemistry, and/or computational biology.
Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Interfolio website at apply.interfolio.com/111651. The required application materials are: 1) cover letter; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a teaching statement; 4) a sample course syllabus; 5) course evaluations or evidence of past teaching performance; 6) the names and contact information for three references
Review of applications will begin on September 19, 2022 and will continue until the positions are filled or the search is closed.
The positions will be part of the Service Employees International Union.
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