Collegiate Assistant Professor
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|Working Title:||Collegiate Assistant Professor|
|Faculty Rank:||Assistant Professor|
|About Virginia Tech:||
Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.
The School of Neuroscience at Virginia Tech (www.neuroscience.vt.edu) seeks applicants for a collegiate faculty position at the assistant professor level. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in neuroscience or related field at the time of appointment. Collegiate faculty members have a primary commitment to the instructional mission of the department, including graduate and undergraduate teaching, curricular and program development, and the design and integration of innovative and inclusive pedagogy including experience learning opportunities. Successful candidates should give evidence of potential to take a lead role in enhancing curricula and promoting teaching excellence. In addition to teaching, candidates will be expected to participate in research and scholarship, whether on teaching and learning or on Neuroscience research topics of interest. Candidates will have the opportunity to collaborate with a wide range of research groups in the department, including thriving groups in Neuroscience of emotion, mood and mood disorders.
- An earned Ph.D. in neuroscience or a closely related field
- Experience in higher education instructional activities with strong promise for being a leader in the instructional mission;
|Must have a conviction check?||Yes|
|How to Apply for this Job:||
Applications must be submitted online to http://listings.jobs.vt.edu posting #TR0160162. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Harald Sontheimer, Search Committee Chair, email@example.com.
|Employee Category:||Instructional/Research Faculty|
|If restricted or temporary, enter end date:|
|FLSA Status:||Exempt: Not eligible for overtime|
|Tenure Status:||Non-Tenure Track|
|Academic Year or Calendar Year?||Standard Academic Year|
|If part time, enter Percent Time:|
|Pay Range:||Commensurate with experience|
|Department:||School of Neuroscience|
|Location, if not Blacksburg:|
|Location Zip Code:||24061|
|Job Posting Date:||11/14/2016|
|Review Begin Date:||12/15/2016|
|Job Close Date: (if applicable)|
|Restricted to university employees only?||No|
|Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:||
Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.
For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Access at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.
|Reasonable Accommodation Statement:||
If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.
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