Assistant Professor of Biology (Neuroscience)

The Department of Biology at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Neuroscience, broadly defined, to begin August 1, 2023. We are seeking an individual who will thrive in an environment that combines teaching, research, and interdisciplinary collaboration. The successful candidate will contribute to the development and teaching of a diverse and inclusive undergraduate curriculum, including interdisciplinary programs and other college-wide initiatives such as the 360 Program and the Emily Balch Seminars. Specific responsibilities include an upper-level course in neurobiology and additional courses in the candidate’s area of expertise to support the Neuroscience major, as well as participation in our introductory biology sequence. In addition, the successful candidate will also be expected to maintain an externally funded research program that involves undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds. A Ph.D. and at least one year of post-doctoral research experience are required by the start date.

To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, a statement of teaching philosophy that includes a short description of potential courses to be offered, and a statement of demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion to the Department of Biology Neuroscience Search Committee via Interfolio at: In addition, candidates should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Biology Department Neuroscience Search Committee. Applications received by September 15, 2022 will receive full consideration.

The College will be as flexible as possible in determining the nature of any interviews or meetings (virtual/remote and/or in-person interaction) that are conducted for this search.

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