Assistant Professor of Physiology

Hendrix College is seeking to hire a broadly trained physiologist for a tenure track position starting in August 2013.  The position allows a 25% release from normal teaching duties for directing a research program.  Expertise in neurophysiology and post-doctoral experience preferred but strong candidates with other qualifications will be considered.  Application should include a letter addressing the candidate's interest in teaching in a demanding liberal arts environment, an overview of the proposed research program and how it will involve undergraduates, a curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation (including the phone numbers and email addresses of the referees), and transcripts of all graduate and undergraduate work.  Applications from candidates with an interest in participating in the common freshman course and other interdisciplinary programs, and in using instructional technology where appropriate, will be particularly welcome.

 Review of applications will begin November 9 and the application materials should be sent to: Matthew Moran, Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Avenue, Conway, AR 72032. Moran@hendrix.edu

Hendrix is a distinguished liberal arts college with an endowment of $160 million, sheltering a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, located in Conway, Arkansas, thirty miles from Little Rock at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains.  The College, related to the United Methodist Church, has a strong commitment to excellence in teaching liberal arts.  Hendrix College adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to age, race,gender, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin. Further, the College is committed to the maintenance of an atmosphere of civility and respect for all students, faculty, and staff.