Job Opportunities

Assistant Professor at Drexel University College of Engineering

The Department of Materials Science & Engineering at Drexel University ( is seeking applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position with a demonstrated record of excellence in original research in the general field of materialsPrimary consideration will be given to candidates with areas of expertise in microscopy, metallurgy, and/or materials computation, although excellent candidates in all materials-related fields are encouraged to apply.

Located in an exciting urban environment, our department has rapidly expanded during the past 10 years; consisting of 14 faculty, ~130 undergraduate and over ~80 graduate students working in four core research directions including nanomaterials, soft and biomaterials, electronic materials, and materials for energy and environment applications. We seek candidates who can establish a dynamic collaborative materials research program.

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Assistant Professor of Neuroscience at Perelman School of Medicine

The Department of Neuroscience and the Mahoney Institute for Neurosciences (MINS) at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor in the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of basic neuroscience. Special attention will be given to those applying innovative molecular approaches. Applicants in early career development are encouraged to apply.

Teaching responsibilities may include contributing to the educational mission of the University of Pennsylvania, by training graduate students and postdoctoral fellows and through participation in graduate and medical student teaching.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include developing a successful extramurally supported research program.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree.

Highly competitive lab space and start-up funds are available for the successful candidate. The Department of Neuroscience is located within a vibrant environment on the Penn campus. MINS includes more than 100 labs, spanning the breadth of the neurosciences, brought together to foster collaborative and multi-disciplinary approaches to advance our understanding of the brain.

Applicants should submit a list of at least 3 referees, a cover letter, CV, and a 2-3-page detailed research plan as a single PDF file. We may request letters of recommendation only after a preliminary screening process.

First consideration will be given to applications received by September 1, 2019, but applications will continue to be accepted.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Tenure Track Position in Brain Science at Carney Institute for Brain Science

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