The Psychology Department of Bates College invites applications for a one-year visiting assistant professor, beginning 1 August 2013, with a specialization in human neuroscience or neuropsychology. We seek a committed teacher scholar (Ph.D. in psychology preferred, ABD considered) with demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching and research programs that will engage students. The successful applicant will teach Cognitive Neuroscience with two lab sections, two semesters of Introduction to Psychology, and an upper-level elective for majors in Psychology and Neuroscience as well as mentor undergraduate neuroscience research involving human participants.
The college and the department are committed to enhancing the diversity of our campus and the curriculum and welcome applications from individuals who can contribute in meaningful ways to our campus-wide pledge to sociocultural diversity and inclusiveness.
The search committee expects applicants to identify their strengths and experiences in these areas. Review of applications begins 25 January 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit electronically, in PDF format: a cover letter, CV, graduate transcript, and statements on teaching and research, including plans for involving undergraduates in research. Please arrange for the email submission of three letters of recommendation, also in PDF format. Send all materials to Nancy LePage, Project Specialist, 207-786-6480, at firstname.lastname@example.org  and include in the subject line your last name and Psychology R2522.
Bates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. For more information about the college, please visit the Bates website: www.bates.edu .