Instructor / Assistant / Associate / Professor Education Scholar Pathway, Department of Neurological Sciences

University of Vermont

The Department of Neurological Sciences at the Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine (LCOM) at the University of Vermont seeks to recruit a new faculty member on the Education Scholar Pathway to participate in undergraduate instruction in anatomy and physiology. Qualified candidates will possess a master’s or doctoral-level degree (MD or PhD) in biological or related science as well as 3 or more years related experience. Knowledge of human anatomy and physiology is likewise required, as is a passion for teaching, strong interpersonal communication skills, and the ability to participate in team-based education.

Academic advancement on the Education Scholar Pathway at the Larner College of Medicine requires excellence in teaching as well as scholarly contributions, particularly in the areas of medical and graduate education, with the successful candidate’s starting faculty rank to be determined in accordance with qualifications and/or current academic rank.

The Department of Neurological Sciences at UVM is home to world-class researchers, physician scientists, and educators who blend clinical excellence in the treatment of neurological conditions with outstanding research of nervous system function and dysfunction and the education of diverse learner populations from undergraduates to postgraduates. The Department also plays an active role in the Neuroscience Graduate Program leading to the PhD in Neuroscience.

Burlington, Vermont is a vibrant community on the shores of Lake Champlain between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities, and excellent schools, this progressive community is frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the U.S.

UVM is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. UVM is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.

Interested candidates should apply online at, position number 014431. Applications should include a cover letter summarizing qualifications and contributions to diversity, a resume or curriculum vitae, and names/contact information for three references as well as relevant teaching evaluations (peer & student). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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