Teaching Assistant Professor in Behavioral Neuroscience
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
May 2, 2018
Commensurate with experience
Full Time - Entry Level
College / University
The Department of Psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks a full-time, non-tenure track Teaching Assistant Professor position appointed on a 9-month service basis for instruction in Behavioral Neuroscience.
The candidate selected for this position will have an instructional role in the Behavioral Neuroscience area in the Department of Psychology. The employee will teach portions of a 200-level class on Behavioral Neuroscience as well as full responsibility for several upper level courses in the area including the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. The employee will also participate in the activities of the Behavioral Neuroscience area such as the weekly brown bag seminar. The Teaching Assistant Professor is charged with creating an inclusive and welcoming environment that encourages respect and appreciation for diversity.
Doctorate in Psychology or Neuroscience
Experience teaching undergraduate students
Broad knowledge of and research experience in Behavioral
Ability to collaborate in team taught courses
Research and teaching experience in the neurobiology of learning and memory
Please visit https://jobs.illinois.edu/ to create your candidate profile and upload the following:
Teaching statement that summarizes teaching philosophy and teaching accomplishments including teaching evaluation
Narrative of research experience
Sample syllabi, assignments, and other teaching materials that provide evidence of the quality of your instruction
Copies of scholarly works (e.g., articles, conference papers) completed
For full consideration, all requested information including the names and contact information of three professional references must be submitted by May 14, 2018. Salary is commensurate with qualifications. Anticipated start date is Aug. 16, 2018.
For further information regarding application procedures, you may contact Dr. Janice Juraska at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: 5118
About University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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