The Neuroscience Program in the College of Liberal Arts at Temple University is seeking a scientist at a Non Tenure Track Assistant Professor (Teaching/Instructional) level for the 2010-11 Academic Year. Temple University is a national center of excellence in teaching and research with an international presence. Our broad curriculum of academic programs provides superior educational opportunities for academically talented and highly motivated students, without regard to their status or station in life. The newly created Neuroscience: Systems, Behavior, and Plasticity major leading to a B.S. in Neuroscience is attracting a growing number of Temple students.
The successful candidate for this position will have a Ph.D. neuroscience or a related discipline with the ability to teach some aspects of cellular and molecular neuroscience. Teaching duties would include four courses per semester. Undergraduate courses to be taught on Temple’s main campus in Philadelphia range from introductory to advanced levels. Courses offered in Neuroscience to be taught by the successful candidate will be selected from among Fundamentals of Neuroscience, Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience, Development/Plasticity/Repair, Neurobiology of Disease, Techniques in Neuroscience, and the Capstone in Neuroscience.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, profile of teaching experience and evaluations, current curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to: Diana S. Woodruff-Pak, Ph.D., Director, Neuroscience Program, Temple University, 1701 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122.
Temple University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and encourages nominations and applications of women and minorities.