Job ID: 196926

Assistant Professor, Physiology and Biophysics

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

  • Oct. 13, 2022
  • Assistant Professor, Physiology and Biophysics
  • Physiology and Biophysics
  • University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
    Buffalo, NY
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Physiology/Human Physiology
    Physiology/Exercise Physiology
The Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, is seeking a tenure track faculty member at the assistant professor level. We invite candidates to apply studying the molecular and systems mechanisms of normal and pathological aging, neurodegenerative and psychiatric disorders. We particularly encourage applicants with research focused on the brain-periphery interplay using cutting edge in vivo technologies. Successful candidates are expected to complement and expand existing neuroscience programs in the department.

In this position, you will develop an internationally recognized research program, excel in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and will be active in service to the department and school.

The duties of your faculty appointment will involve a combination of the following:
  • Teaching students and post-doctoral fellows .
  • Research and administrative activities within the Department of Physiology and Biophysics.
  • Curriculum development and assessment at the undergraduate, and graduate levels.
  • Work with the Chair and members of the faculty, develop and assess course content and other educational materials, evaluate teaching effectiveness and act as the liaison and representative of the Department on various committees and working groups.
  • Work with the Medical School’s Offices of Curriculum and Medical Education and Education Research Institute (MEERI) to ensure the instructional materials and delivery to our medical students is effective and representative of LCME standards.
  • Support the research mission of UB by being a publishing scholar in peer review publications and seeking and receiving external funding for your work.
  • Organize and participate in divisional and departmental conferences, as required.
  • Participation in the Departmental, Medical School, and University efforts to promote and maintain an environment of inclusiveness and respect for all learners and the greater UB community.

Salary Range: Competitive

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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