Instructional Professors in
Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Computational Biology
The Neuroscience Institute and the Biological Sciences
Collegiate Division at the University of Chicago are accepting
applications for two open rank Instructional Professor positions
pending budgetary approval. These are full-time teaching positions
beginning on or after January 1, 2023. The appointment will
be for an initial term of at least two years with reappointment and
progression possible following review.
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate neuroscience
and/or biological science courses. Additional duties include,
hiring, training, and supervising teaching assistants.
Instructional Professors of all ranks are required to engage in
regular professional development.
Applicants must have a PhD in a relevant discipline in hand
prior to start date and at least one year of teaching
university level lectures and/or laboratory courses. We are
particularly interested in applicants with expertise in
neuroscience, biochemistry, and/or computational biology.
Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago’s
Interfolio website at apply.interfolio.com/111651 . The
required application materials are: 1) cover letter; 2) a
curriculum vitae; 3) a teaching statement; 4) a sample course
syllabus; 5) course evaluations or evidence of past teaching
performance; 6) the names and contact information for three
Review of applications will begin on September 19, 2022 and will
continue until the positions are filled or the search is
The positions will be part of the Service Employees
We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an
academic community that places the highest value on rigorous
inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of
individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual
challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s
Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.
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