THE DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY AT WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY in Pullman, WA invites applications for a permanent full-time, nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Pullman, Washington, with a specialty in Social Psychology. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will begin the appointment on August 16, 2019. Although the area of research expertise is open, applicants whose research in Social Psychology is connected to issues of human health (broadly construed) will be of particular interest.
Job duties: Developing and maintaining a productive research program, seeking appropriate grant funding, mentoring graduate student research in the Experimental Psychology PhD program, teaching graduate and undergraduate courses on topics of social psychology and related areas (two courses per semester), and collaborating with members of the Department of Psychology, as well as members of other departments and programs.
Qualifications: An earned doctoral degree in Psychology by the date of hire, along with a demonstrated record of research publication. Preferred qualifications include previous postdoctoral experience of 12 months.
Salary/Benefits: Salary is competitive, commensurate with experience and qualifications, and accompanied by excellent fringe benefits. Please see http://hrs.wsu.edu/employees/benefits/
To apply: Visit WSU Human Resources http://www.wsujobs.com and submit a letter of application describing (1) your research background and interests, (2) teaching qualifications and interests, including a statement of commitment and contributions to diversity. Also submit (3) a curriculum vitae, (4) three letters of recommendation, and (5) up to four reprints. Inquiries about the position should be directed to Dr. John Hinson, Chair, Faculty Search Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018.
Washington State University is a moderate-sized (30,000 students) land-grant institution located in Pullman, a small college town in southeastern Washington. The Psychology Department has over 800 undergraduate majors and 70 doctoral students in the Experimental and the APA-accredited Clinical Psychology programs. Detailed information about faculty and programs in the Department of Psychology appears at https://psychology.wsu.edu. For more information please visit: Washington State University https://wsu.edu/; College of Arts and Sciences https://cas.wsu.edu.
The Department of Psychology seeks applicants who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens.
Washington State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action educator and employer. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.
WSU is committed to excellence through diversity, has faculty friendly policies including a partner accommodation program, & a NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant (see https://advance.wsu.edu).