Tenure-Track Faculty Positions


University of Maryland School of Medicine


Baltimore, Maryland

Principal Investigator

Joseph Cheer


Candidates should submit the following as a single PDF to Curriculum vitae, brief statement of research interests and goals, and contact information for three references. For best consideration, candidates should submit their application to the attention of Joseph Cheer, Chair of Faculty Search Committee, by November 1, 2019.


The Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology is recruiting for tenure-track faculty positions with a particular interest in colleagues whose research complements the department's existing strengths. These include the study of motivated behaviors and addiction, pain, sensory systems, aging and neurodegeneration. Candidates should have a strong record of scholarly activity and an independent research program that catalyze collaborative initiatives.

The University of Maryland offers an outstanding intellectual and collegial environment, with highly competitive salary and recruitment packages. Faculty benefit from interactions with students at our Graduate Program in Life Sciences, and are members of the interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience.

University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. 

Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.