The Department of Psychology of Boston College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Quantitative Psychology to begin Fall 2018. This position may be renewable, upon review, for up to two additional years. The successful candidate will teach five courses over the course of the year: three sections of an introductory statistics class for undergraduates, one doctoral seminar covering experimental design (single-factor, two-way factorial, within-subject, and mixed) and related statistical techniques and assumptions (including ANOVA, multiple comparisons, effect size, power, and sample size calculations), and one other course to be determined. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Psychology or Statistics, and must have demonstrated excellence in teaching statistics.
Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university that strives to integrate research excellence with a foundational commitment to formative liberal arts education. The Psychology Department (http://bc.edu/schools/cas/psych/) is committed to excellence in research and in both undergraduate and graduate teaching.
For general questions and for electronic submission (preferred) of application materials, please use this address: firstname.lastname@example.org. Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and a sample of reprints and preprints. Materials could alternatively be sent to Quantitative Search Committee, Dept. of Psychology, 300 McGuinn Hall, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Ave., Chestnut Hill, MA 02467. Please also have three letters of reference sent to the same address. Review of applications will begin immediately continue until the position is filled. Boston College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.