California State University San Bernardino
Sep 11, 2018
The Department of Psychology at California State University, San Bernardino invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in biological psychology. The successful candidate will have the expertise to teach courses in various areas of biopsychology as well as animal learning. Examples of such courses include behavioral neuroscience, brain and behavior, neuropsychiatric disorders, and advanced seminar in biological psychology.  Individuals with research interests in neuroendocrinology, drug addiction, the neurobiology of learning and memory, or psychopharmacology are especially encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. in behavioral neuroscience, experimental psychology, or a related area is required at the time of appointment. The start date for the position is September 11, 2019.   Candidates must demonstrate potential for excellence in both undergraduate and graduate teaching, exhibit research potential as evidenced by engaging in publishable research in their area of expertise, and possess the capability to attract and mentor students in their research area. Fully qualified candidates will have the ability to teach students of diverse cultural backgrounds. Potential for securing external funding is also a consideration.   To apply, please visit our web site at:   Please submit a vita and a letter of application that includes a statement on teaching philosophy, as well as your research accomplishments and goals. Please provide a separate diversity statement which may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion, gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, background/philosophy have prepared you for this role at California State University, San Bernardino (maximum 250 words). Also submit the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of your referees. Please provide a copy of your doctoral transcripts and have three letters of recommendation sent on your behalf to . Review of applications will begin November 15 , 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The newly hired faculty member would join a well-established and highly regarded psychology department with 37 full-time faculty and over 20 adjunct faculty. Information regarding CSUSB’s Department of Psychology can be found at: . Inquiries regarding this position may be sent to Dr. Robert Ricco at .   CSUSB is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive academic community and building a culturally diverse faculty. Qualified applicants with experience in ethnically diverse settings and/or who demonstrate a commitment to serving a diverse student population are strongly encouraged to apply.  We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups. CSUSB is located in San Bernardino in the Inland Empire, 60 miles east from Los Angeles. The University offers programs through the colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration, Education, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley. CSUSB serves approximately 20,700 students and offers 47 undergraduate, 35 graduate and one doctoral degree as well as 13 programs with national accreditation.  
California State University San Bernardino San Bernardino, CA, USA Full time