Aug 20, 2019
The Psychology Department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is recruiting a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in quantitative methods to begin August 2020. Qualifications include a Ph.D. or equivalent in any area of psychology or a related field, and a record of achievement in research and teaching. Applicants should have quantitative and computational skills to build on strengths in the Department of Psychology and the newly established Rural Drug Abuse Research (RDAR) Center. We particularly welcome applicants with expertise in cutting-edge methodologies including network analysis, simulation techniques, Bayesian methods, big data analytics, complex power analysis, and Item Response Theory. Knowledge of programming in packages such as R and Python is desirable as well. Responsibilities include maintaining an active program of research, including pursuit of external funding, teaching quantitative courses, and a willingness to serve as a quantitative consultant to Department and Center faculty and students. The Department of Psychology has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education. Review of applications will begin September 17, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. To be considered for the position, please go to: http://employment.unl.edu , requisition F_190134, and click on “Apply to this job.” Candidates should attach a cover letter expressing interest in the position, their curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, up to three relevant publications, and contact information for three references. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, dual careers, and does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination .
University of Nebraska Lincoln Lincoln, NE, USA Full time