Washington & Lee University

Founded in 1749, Washington and Lee University (www.wlu.edu) is a highly selective liberal arts college located in Lexington, Virginia. Washington and Lee is consistently ranked among the top 20 national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.

Dec 13, 2018
The Psychology Department at Washington and Lee University (psych.wlu.edu) seeks to fill a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in developmental psychology. Competitive applicants will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate instruction and engagement of undergraduates in research. We seek candidates who can teach two or more courses from the following list: developmental psychology, social psychology, and introductory statistics, research design and analysis. The successful candidate will also teach courses in her/his area of expertise and supervise student research. The Department of Psychology is committed to creating an accessible, supportive environment and an educational experience that recognizes diversity and cultural competence as integral components of academic excellence. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to identify their strengths in this area. Applicants should provide: 1) current CV; 2) three letters of recommendation; 3) representative reprints; 4) statement of teaching experience and evidence of teaching effectiveness (including but not limited to peer or supervisor observation letters and student course evaluations, if available); and 5) description of research plans, including how undergraduates will be involved. PhD required by time of appointment. Please apply online using the following link: http://apply.interfolio.com/45142 . Review of applications begins January 1, 2019.         
Washington & Lee University Lexington, VA, USA Full time
Nov 28, 2018
VISITING ASSITANT PROFESSOR POSITION AT WASHINGTON AND LEE UNIVERSITY   The Psychology Department and Neuroscience Program at Washington and Lee University invite applications for a three-year, Visiting Assistant Professor position.   Candidates should have expertise in behavioral and systems neuroscience, preferably with a focus involving neuroplasticity (e.g., behavioral development, learning and memory, drug addiction, motor learning). Competitive applicants will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate instruction and engagement of undergraduate neuroscience and psychology majors in research. Successful candidates will be able to teach introductory courses in neuroscience as well as advanced courses in their area of scholarly expertise. The Washington and Lee Department of Psychology is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment, with a focus on diversifying the faculty. We are seeking faculty who can teach in these and other areas while contributing to the diversity and excellence in our programs and courses through their research, teaching and service.   Applicants should provide: 1) current CV; 2) three letters of recommendation; 3) representative reprints; 4) statement of teaching experience and evidence of teaching effectiveness (including but not limited to peer or supervisor observation letters and student course evaluations, if available); and 5) description of research plans, including how undergraduates will be involved. PhD required by time of appointment.   Please apply online using the following link: http://apply.interfolio.com/57865 . Review of applications begins January 1, 2019.   Washington and Lee is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As such, we are interested in candidates who are committed to high standards of scholarship, performance and professionalism and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity in our faculty, staff and student body. Founded in 1749, Washington and Lee University ( www.wlu.edu ) is a highly selective liberal arts college located in Lexington, Virginia. Washington and Lee is consistently ranked among the top 20 national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.
Washington & Lee University Lexington, VA, USA Full time