Faculty Recruitment

GWIN will help expand the neuroscience research community at GW through hiring four new faculty members with research interests in the structure, function and development of the brain. New faculty will be hired in the Departments of Biology, Psychology and Pharmacology and Physiology.

Current positions available are posted below as well as the contact information for applications. The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Faculty Position in Developmental Neuroscience

George Washington Institute for Neuroscience
Department of Pharmacology and Physiology
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
The George Washington University

The George Washington Institute for Neuroscience is accepting applications for a tenure-eligible faculty member at the rank of Associate or Full Professor with expertise in developmental neuroscience. We seek an established investigator with an interest in the molecular, cellular or physiological mechanisms of mammalian neural circuit development and function in the cerebral cortex or other brain regions. The primary appointment will be in the Department of Pharmacology and Physiology in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences. This individual will also participate in medical and graduate education. The successful candidate will participate in collaborative research activities including development of multi-investigator projects for extramural funding. Salary and start- up funds will be commensurate with experience. The GW Institute for Neuroscience is a campus-wide research initiative with 45 faculty members in 7 Departments in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, The Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, and our partner institution, Children’s National Medical Center.

Basic Qualifications: Applicants must have a terminal degree (Ph.D. or M.D.) in an appropriate discipline and substantial accomplishments in biomedical research as demonstrated by a significant number of first and/or senior author publications in outstanding peer-reviewed journals as well as success in obtaining external research support. To be considered, please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/18056 and submit a complete curriculum vitae, research and teaching statement, reprints of two recent publications, and the names of three individuals who can provide reference letters. Review of applications will begin on November 22, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. GW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.