Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

Posted 9/20/2018

The Department of Biology at Georgetown University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning Fall, 2019. Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Candidates focusing on Neurobiology, especially molecular and cellular aspects of neural development and/or plasticity, are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will join a vibrant neuroscience community at Georgetown University and is expected to establish a creative, externally funded research program.

To apply, candidates should submit a single PDF that includes:

  1. a curriculum vitae
  2. a description of previous research training and accomplishments
  3. a plan for future research
  4. a statement of teaching and mentoring philosophy
  5. a statement regarding philosophy on diversity and inclusion
  6. a list of three or more references with contact information (as brief as possible and no more than 2 pages/section). 

Application materials should be submitted as a single PDF attachment to with “NEURO Application” as subject.  Review of applications will begin October 15, 2018. Funding for this position is dependent upon final approval by the University Provost.

Contact: Elizabeth Goodloe

Last Updated 09/20/2018