Assistant Professor of Psychology (Human Neuroscience)

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Assistant Professor of Psychology (Human Neuroscience)

Clinton, New York
Open Date:
Jul 23, 2020

The Psychology Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Human Neuroscience at the Assistant Professor level (PhD or ABD required) beginning July 1, 2021. We especially seek candidates with interests in social, affective, and clinical neuroscience. The teaching load will be the equivalent of five courses per year, including some combination of Introductory Psychology, Fundamentals of Human Neuroscience, topical and laboratory courses in the candidate’s specialty area, and supervision of student research projects.  Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.

The Psychology Department, consisting of nine faculty members, has a strong tradition of excellence in teaching and research, and is housed in a state-of-the-art unified science center. Please visit our websites at and for additional information about the Psychology Department and Neuroscience Program.

Applicants should submit the following: (1) cover letter (addressed to Dr. Jennifer Borton, Psychology Department Chair), (2) curriculum vita, (3) statement of teaching philosophy and experience, (4) research statement, (5) statement that describes how the candidate’s teaching, scholarship, and/or service would engage and sustain Hamilton’s commitment to diversity and inclusion, and (6) the names and information for three references who have agreed to provide letters of recommendation upon request. We seek candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. Submit all materials to Interfolio at Review of applications will begin October 1, 2020.

Hamilton College ( is a residential liberal arts college located in scenic upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community (see Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. 




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Posted: 7/25/2020
Application Due: 10/23/2020
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