Tenure-track Position, Cognitive Neuroscience

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Education - Post Secondary

The Neuroscience and Behavior Department at Barnard College,
Columbia University, invites applications for a full-time,
tenure-track position in Cognitive Neuroscience, starting in July
The position is in part supported by an endowed faculty
development professorship created to recruit and retain outstanding
junior faculty members. The successful candidate will establish an
active, externally funded research program in cognitive
neuroscience. Applicants with research programs on human cognition
are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be eligible
for Affiliate membership in the Zukerman Institute ? joining
faculty from across Columbia University who contribute diverse
perspectives to the study of mind and brain. The Zuckerman
Institute is a hub for all Columbia scholars passionate about
unraveling the mysteries of mind, brain and behavior. The Affiliate
Membership program enables full-time faculty to take advantage of
shared resources, participate in scientific events and programming,
and collaborate on research.
Teaching responsibilities are four courses per year, likely
including an introductory course on Cognitive Neuroscience and
lectures and upper-level seminars in an area of specialization. We
are especially interested in candidates with demonstrated
experience or potential for mentoring undergraduate researchers,
including women and underrepresented minorities.
Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience required; teaching experience
desirable. Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, research
and teaching statements, two representative publications, and the
contact information for three recommendation letters.
Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are
actively committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community,
and recognize this as essential to fostering a successful
scientific and educational environment. We especially encourage
women and candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.
Review for applications begins December 2019.

Please submit applications at

The Chronicle of Higher Education.Category: Education, Keywords: Neuroscience - Faculty Position
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