Tenure-Track Position in Social Psychology (Brock University, Canada)
The Department of Psychology at Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada invites applications for a probationary tenure-track position in Social Psychology (social cognition/attitudes) at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence July 1, 2018.
Our ideal candidate will have an outstanding record of research achievement using experimental research approaches; have demonstrated evidence of, or potential for, external research funding; be committed to open and reproducible science; be committed to undergraduate and graduate teaching in both foundational and specialized areas of Social and Personality Psychology; and have a strong commitment to undergraduate mentoring and graduate student training at both the MA and PhD levels.
The Psychology Department is among the 5 most productive and impactful Psychology departments in Canada (Carleton et al., 2010; Farrell et al., 2016). Our graduate program has three foci: Behavioural and Cognition Neuroscience, Lifespan Development, and Social Personality. Faculty and graduate students from all three areas have excellent research productivity and impact. See http://brocku.ca/social-sciences/psychology/research for details of our research programs.
Applicants should have a completed Ph.D. in Psychology and submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, statements of research interests and teaching philosophy, recent reprints, and evidence of teaching performance, all in electronic format (a single PDF document is preferred), to email@example.com. Applicants should also arrange for at least three letters of academic reference to be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Cathy Mondloch, Chair of Psychology, 905-688-5550 x5111, email@example.com.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of employment equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) persons are encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self-identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to be considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form and include the completed form with their application. The Self-Identification Form is available at https://brocku.ca/careers/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/Self-Identification-Form.pdf.