The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a full-time teaching faculty position to support the Neuroscience and Behavior (NSBH) major. Qualified candidates will possess:
-PhD-level expertise spanning the disciplines of Neuroscience and Biochemistry.
-demonstrated teaching excellence (i.e. prior teaching experience, use of evidence based practices).
The responsibilities will include:
-participating in delivering the core NSBH curriculum, notably in the areas of molecular biology, chemistry, and biochemistry.
-developing a upper level elective course in the candidate’s area of expertise that expands of neuroscience content in the area of chemistry and/or biochemistry.
-contributing to the development of a neurochemistry track that will bridge the gap between the existing biochemistry and NSBH majors.
This hire will have the opportunity to assume a leadership role in the college?s nationally recognized undergraduate programs. Candidates should upload a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy that includes a portfolio of prior independent teaching experience, and three letters of recommendation to https://apply.interfolio.com/48933. Applications will be reviewed beginning March 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The start date is anticipated to be July 1, 2018. The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. Notre Dame is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and others that will enhance our community. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).
Major requirements are a PhD-level expertise spanning the disciplines of Neuroscience and Biochemistry and a demonstrated teaching excellence (i.e. prior teaching experience, use of evidence based practices).
Internal Number: 31445
About University of Notre Dame
The University of Notre Dame is a private Catholic research university located adjacent to South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame is consistently recognized as one of the top universities in the world, in particular for the quality of the undergraduate programs. The university is composed of six colleges: Arts and Letters, Science, Engineering, Business, Architecture, and Global Affairs. In 2014, Notre Dame initiated Neuroscience and Behavior undergraduate degree programs leading to B.A and B.Sc. degrees in the College of Arts and Letters and the College Science respectively. The program is jointly administrated by these two Colleges and benefits from contributions from faculty having appointments in many different academic departments.