Posting Number: 0040953
Job Open Date: 08-21-2013
Position Type: Faculty
The Department of Psychology at the University of Vermont seeks to fill a tenure-track position in Social Psychology at the Assistant Professor level, to begin August 2014. Candidates should have an established program of independent research in social psychological science. The University of Vermont recently identified three "Spires of Excellence" in which it will strategically focus institutional investments and growth over the next several years (www.uvm.edu/~tri/). These include Neuroscience, Behavior and Health; Complex Systems; and Food Systems. Candidates whose research, scholarship, and/or creative work align or intersect with the Neuroscience, Behavior, and Health Transdisciplinary Research Initiative (see www.uvm.edu/~nbhspire/) are especially encouraged to apply. Research interests should complement and expand those of current social and departmental faculty. Applicants must have a doctorate in social psychology from an APA approved program, a strong record of publications, the potential to secure extramural funding, and evidence of excellence in teaching.
The successful candidate will be expected to: 1) undertake an active program of research that leads to publication and presentation in peer-reviewed scholarly outlets and to seek extramural funding for that research; 2) teach courses as needed by the department, such as undergraduate courses in introductory and advanced social psychology and undergraduate and graduate courses in statistics and research methods; 3) advise and mentor undergraduate and doctoral students in research.
Apply online at www.uvmjobs.com. Click on "Search Postings" and enter the posting number 0040953 only. Attach to your application a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, summaries of teaching evaluations (if available), representative publications, and contact information of three (3) references. In your cover letter, include information about how you will further the University's diversity goals and how you can contribute to the Transdisciplinary Research Initiative program. Please direct questions to Professor Elizabeth Pinel, Social Search Committee Chair, Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, 2 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405-0134, email@example.com, (802) 656-8302. Review of applications will begin October 1st and will continue until the position is filled.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
The University of Vermont is pleased to announce an academic fellowship position in Clinical Neuropsychology. UVM is especially interested in scholars who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community and will help advance the university’s research and teaching goals. Candidates with a diverse cultural background enrich the diversity mission of the university and persons from traditionally underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
This fellowship is offered as a joint appointment through the Department of Psychology and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders in support of the interdisciplinary Undergraduate Neuroscience Program. The minimum criteria for this fellowship are a Ph.D. in clinical neuropsychology or related field (e.g., Clinical Psychology with a focus in neuropsychological assessment) and eligibility for licensure (i.e., current or future). Teaching expectations are one course in clinical neuropsychology and one additional course in the candidate’s area of specialty.
This fellowship position has the potential of transitioning into a tenure-track line. The University of Vermont has a strong neuroscience community engaged in Transdisciplinary research in Neuroscience Behavior and Health. Because of our comprehensive breadth, we offer a wide variety of research and clinical mentorship opportunities (e.g., from direct clinical applications to investigations of molecular processes) to support fellowship scholars reach their potential.
For more information, please contact Professor Michael Cannizzaro or visit the Henderson Fellowship’s website.
Michael S. Cannizzaro, PhD CCC-SLP
Associate Professor: University of Vermont
Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders
Undergraduate Neuroscience Program
The University of Vermont is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. The Department is committed to increasing faculty diversity and welcomes applications from women, veterans and underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups and from people with disabilities.
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