Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Hamilton, Madison County
Apr 16, 2014
The Department of Psychology at Colgate University invites applications for a one-year replacement position in social psychology at the rank of Assistant Professor or Instructor beginning fall semester 2014. Completion of Ph.D. is expected prior to or shortly after the date of hire. Colgate is a highly-selective liberal arts university of 2800 students situated in central New York. The appointee will join a psychology and neuroscience faculty of teacher/scholars deeply committed to a strong, research-oriented program. The teaching load is equivalent to five courses per year. Teaching responsibilities are likely to include staff-taught courses (e.g., Introduction to Psychology, Research Methods, or Statistics); Social Psychology; upper-level courses in the candidate’s specialty area; and supervision of senior thesis work. Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. A cover letter, curriculum vitae, preprints/reprints, statements of teaching and research interests, and three letters of recommendation must be submitted through Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at Developing and sustaining a diverse faculty, staff, and student body further the University's educational mission. Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.