Jan 22, 2019

Postdoc Research/Teaching Associate- Department of Biological Sciences (Job ID #108945)

  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Postdoc Behavioral Neuroscience Biological Neuroscience Postdoctoral Research

Job Description

The Department of Biological Sciences in the UIC College of Liberal Arts & Sciences seeks applications for two Postdocs in Teaching and Research starting Fall 2019. The post-doctoral position is structured such that the selected candidates will contribute 50% effort toward teaching and mentoring, and 50% effort toward research with a faculty member from the Department of Biological Sciences or Laboratory of Integrated Neuroscience (http://bios.uic.edu or http://lin.uic.edu). We are seeking two postdocs to teach undergraduate courses in  neuroscience that may include behavioral neuroscience, cellular neurobiology, biology of the brain, or neurophysiology. The position provides a new PhD with an exceptional opportunity to gain teaching and research experience under the mentorship of neuroscience faculty, in preparation for a tenure-track job, especially at an institution that values teaching.


 The successful candidates must earn their PhD before August 1, 2019 in Biology, Neuroscience, or related field

For fullest consideration, apply at


by March 4, 2019 including: (a) a cover letter addressing the candidate’s teaching and mentoring experiences, as well as research interests for this position, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) three letters of recommendation and (d) if available, syllabi and teaching evaluations from classes taught as primary instructor or teaching assistant.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.


University of Illinois at Chicago


Biological Sciences

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