Department of Human Physiology, University of Oregon

Position ID:UO-Department of Human Physiology-ASSTPROF [#1668]
Position Title: Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor, Nuerophysiology
Position Location:Eugene, Oregon 97403, United States [map]
Subject Area: Human Physiology / Physiology
Appl Deadline:2012/11/15 finished (posted 2012/07/30, finished 2013/05/19, listed until 2013/01/30)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Full time tenure-track Assistant Professor in Human Physiology, in the area of Neurophysiology, beginning Fall 2013.

The Department of Human Physiology at the University of Oregon has strengths in biomedical and rehabilitation research that span the fields of biomechanics, physiology, motor control, and athletic training ( With over 800 undergraduate majors, the Department has undergone a substantial expansion, including the recent hiring of a neurophysiologist focusing on age-related changes in neuromuscular function.

The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong background in neurophysiology, as evidenced by a strong publication and funding record. Experience with the neural principles underlying human movement, neurorehabilitation or other aspect of neuromuscular physiology is highly desirable. However, strong candidates with expertise in other aspects of neurophysiological research will be given full consideration. Applicants with a research program that aims to investigate central and/or peripheral nervous system disorders in clinical populations are strongly encouraged to apply.

A PhD or MD in a related field and at least two years of postdoctoral training or independent university research experience are required. Previous university-level teaching experience is highly desirable. A demonstrated ability or high potential to attract external funding is required. The successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous research program supported by extramural funding, contribute to the mission of the department in undergraduate and graduate teaching, and engage in departmental and university service. The successful candidate will also have the ability to work effectively with faculty, staff and students with diverse backgrounds. Competitive salary support and start-up funds will be provided.

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1240 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1240

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