Connecting European Neuroscience

Professor in Shanghai/China

03 December 2019

Professor in Shanghai/China

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The Neural Science Program at NYU Shanghai invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track position to teach neural science courses to academically outstanding undergraduate students from around the world.

The teaching commitments include up to four courses at both introductory and advanced undergraduate levels per year. Appointments are for 3 years effective September 1, 2020; contracts are renewable.

NYU Shanghai is looking for demonstrated excellence in university-level teaching. Candidates should be creative individuals who are flexible, outgoing, open to new environments, and respectful of diverse backgrounds and learning styles.

Candidates must hold a PhD in Neural Science or a related field such as cognitive psychology with experience in neuroscience by the starting date;
Previous teaching experience as a course instructor is recommended but not required.

Application Instructions
Priority deadline is January 10, 2020 (China Standard Time). Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please visit:

Required application materials:

Cover letter describing your experience relevant to the position
Current CV
One-page teaching philosophy
courses the applicant prefers to teach and courses the applicant can teach
Reference list or letters of recommendation; some references should speak to teaching experience and effectiveness

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NYU Shanghai

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NYU Shanghai
1555 Century Avenue, Pudong New District, Shanghai, China 200122

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