Faculty Vacancy Details [back]

Academic/Administrative Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Anatomy & NeurobiologyDate Posted: 1/7/2013
Rank:  Associate or Full ProfessorHire Date:  9/1/2013
Title:  Associate or Full ProfessorPosition Number:  F19890
Deadline:  Open until FilledType of Search:  National
Description:  The Department is offering two tenure track positions at the Associate to full Professor level. The department currently has 18 full-time neuroscience faculty who are supported by substantial extramural funding. Their research efforts are assisted by multiple shared core facilities as well as an expansive bioimaging core housed within the department. These positions are supported by state funds and will be offered to individual with significant extramural funding and an outstanding publication record that complement the research directions of the department in glial cell biology, neuroplasticity, and traumatic brain injury.
Qualifications:  Applicants should possess a PhD, MD or DDS degree or equivalent with demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty staff and student environment or a commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU. The successful candidates will also be expected to have graduate and professional student teaching expertise related to one of the department's core activities in either the area of gross anatomy, histology, or neuroscience. The available positions offer attractive salaries and start-up packages with appropriate laboratory space.
Application Process:  Review of applications will begin immediately. Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a one page letter of intent outlining their research and scholarly accomplishments, and the name, address, telephone number and email address of three references. Application materials must be electronically submitted to anatrecruit@vcu.edu. Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
For Additional Information:  Julian Owens Phone:804-827-1898 Fax:804-828-9477
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