Sep 08, 2017

Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure Track

  • Brandeis University
  • Waltham, MA, United States
Full time Age-related Health Problems Aging Clinical Cognitive Health Lifespan Quantitative Research Social Social Cognition

Job Description

FACULTY POSITION IN PSYCHOLOGY, BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY The Psychology Department [http://www.brandeis.edu/departments/psych/] at Brandeis University invites applications for a tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, with a specialization in Aging, to start August 2018. We seek an individual with an active human research program in any aspect of aging, including cognitive, social, clinical and health psychology. Applicants should demonstrate evidence of scholarly productivity, outstanding promise to contribute to undergraduate and graduate training programs, and the ability to secure external funding for a program of research. Candidates who use advanced quantitative or computational approaches are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will contribute to a vibrant research and graduate training department, including both PhD and MA programs. PhD students are fully supported, including through an NIH training grant on “Brain-Body-Behavior Interface in Learning and Development Across the Lifespan”. Opportunities for collaboration and affiliation exist across campus including centers and programs in Neuroscience and Health, Science, Society and Policy, and the Heller School for Social Policy and Management. Teaching duties will include undergraduate courses as well as advanced graduate-level seminars in the candidate’s area of expertise. Submit materials, including a letter of interest, CV, research statement, teaching statement, copies of relevant publications, and the names of three referees to Academic Jobs Online [https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9721]. First consideration will be given to candidates whose applications are complete by October 15th, although we will accept applications until the position is filled.

Brandeis University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.  Diversity in its student body, staff and faculty is important to Brandeis’ primary mission of providing a quality education.  The search committee is therefore particularly interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching and/or service experiences, will increase Brandeis’ reputation for academic excellence and better prepare its students for a pluralistic society.

Hiring Company

Brandeis University

Department

Psychology

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