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Assistant Professor of Instruction in Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Northwestern University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Instruction. This is a full time, benefits eligible, teaching-track position beginning Sept. 1, 2023; salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. The ideal candidate would have experience and interest in teaching classes such as Research Methods in Psychology, Introduction to Personality Psychology, Cultural Psychology, and applied clinical psychology courses. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2022. Application materials to be submitted online (https://psychology.northwestern.edu) include selected syllabi of courses taught, a teaching statement, evidence of teaching excellence, student course evaluations, and 3 letters of recommendation addressing the candidate's abilities in classroom submitted by letter writers directly through the same website. Ph.D. in Psychology is required, but ABD will be considered if degree will be completed before 9/1/23. Inquiries may be addressed to psychsearch@northwestern.edu.

Interested candidates should apply here.

Northwestern requires all staff and faculty to be vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to limited exceptions. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 and Campus Updates website. The Northwestern University campus sits on the traditional homelands of the people of the Council of Three Fires, the Ojibwe, Potawatomi, and Odawa as well as the Menominee, Miami and Ho-Chunk nations. We acknowledge and honor the original people of this land and the Native people who remain on this land today. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

Assistant Professor of Psychology in Human Neurosciences 

The Psychology Department at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the human neurosciences. The anticipated start date is fall of 2023. We will consider applicants capable of developing an excellent program of research to focus on the neuroscience of human cognition, broadly construed. We are most interested in research that emphasizes cognitive, affective, and/or social/developmental perspectives. Current faculty research touches on psychological and neuroscientific topics such as sensory awareness, perception, attention, memory, language, motor learning, sleep, dreaming, creativity, depression, anxiety, and psychosis. Our faculty also contribute to teaching outstanding undergraduates and graduate students.

Candidates should submit electronically  a statement of research interests, curriculum vitae, and up to three publications. Three letters of recommendation are also required and can be submitted by letter writers directly through the same website. Inquiries may be addressed to psychsearch@northwestern.edu. PhD or similar terminal degree required. Review of applications will begin on December 5, 2022.

Interested candidates should apply here.

Northwestern requires all staff and faculty to be vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to limited exceptions. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 and Campus Updates website. The Northwestern University campus sits on the traditional homelands of the people of the Council of Three Fires, the Ojibwe, Potawatomi, and Odawa as well as the Menominee, Miami and Ho-Chunk nations. We acknowledge and honor the original people of this land and the Native people who remain on this land today. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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