Two full-time tenure stream appointments in Neuroscience at the rank of Assistant Professor, The Department of Biological Sciences, University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC)

Posted 11/10/2020

https://jobs.utoronto.ca/job/Toronto-Assistant-Professor-Neuroscience-ON/542660217/

The Department of Biological Sciences, University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for two full-time tenure stream appointments in Neuroscience at the rank of Assistant Professor, with an expected start date of July 1, 2021, or shortly thereafter.

Applicants must have a PhD in Biological Sciences, Neuroscience, or a related field, at least one year of postdoctoral research experience, an outstanding research record, and a demonstrated strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The successful candidates must employ the latest approaches to understand brain function on multiple levels ranging from the genomic and cellular to circuits and entire organisms. We are particularly interested in candidates who will create synergies with existing neuroscience research at UTSC, in areas such as motor control, learning and motivation, synaptic plasticity, sensory neurobiology, neurodegeneration, neuro-epigenetics, and the neurobiology of stress.

The successful candidates will be expected to conduct innovative and independent research at the highest international level and to establish outstanding, competitive, and externally funded research programs.

Salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To view details of the posting and to apply, please visit the above link.

All application materials, including reference letters, must be received by January 5, 2021.

Last Updated 11/10/2020