The Department of Psychology at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2009.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or ABD status in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience, or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach some combination of the following undergraduate courses (listed in order of importance): research methods and statistics, sensation and perception, cognitive psychology, physiological psychology, capstone seminar in psychology, introductory psychology.
Preferred applicants will also demonstrate promise for a high-quality research program, a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, and a strong commitment to a collegial environment. Responsibilities will also include supervising student research and serving on departmental, school and university committees.
The Department of Psychology seeks to attract an active, culturally and
academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber. The
Applications must include a letter of application, vita, contact
information for three references, statements of teaching philosophy and
research interests, and three letters of recommendation. Send application to
Dr. Laura Pawlow, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Psychology, Southern
Illinois University Edwardsville,
The University currently has more than 13,500 students and is situated
in a park-like campus only 20 miles from downtown
SIUE is a state university – benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants may be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment. As an affirmative action employer, SIUE offers equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, creed or religion, age, sex, national origin, or disability.