Available Faculty Positions

Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

www.bcs.rochester.edu

The Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the University of Rochester has multiple openings for tenure-track faculty members in the general areas of cognitive science and neuroscience. We are seeking to hire outstanding faculty in two areas:

Systems Neuroscience

We are primarily interested in candidates who employ experimental approaches to address fundamental questions regarding the neural basis of behavior. Specific areas of interest include sensory neural coding, motor control, decision-making, plasticity, learning and memory. Candidates working in both primate and non-primate model systems are encouraged to apply.

Theoretical/Computational Neuroscience

We are primarily interested in candidates who employ theoretical and/or computational approaches to address fundamental questions regarding neural coding, sensory and perceptual processing, motor control, cognition, and decision-making. Candidates who demonstrate a strong interest in collaborating with experimentalists are especially encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

Applicants should submit a CV, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact information for three referees via the following website:

https://www.rochester.edu/fort/bcs/

Other information:

Applications are due on November 1, 2013. Questions concerning these positions can be addressed to Dr. Gregory C. DeAngelis.

The University of Rochester is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.

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