Subject: Tenure-Track Positions available at University of Toronto at From: "Prof. Bruce Schneider" <bschneid(at)CREDIT.ERIN.UTORONTO.CA> Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2001 15:13:38 -0500
The University of Toronto at Mississauga, Department of Psychology, invites applications for two tenure-track positions (Cognitive Psychology, Hearing and Speech) at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor, effective July 1, 2002. Applicants for these positions should have a strong record of research achievement and will be expected to maintain an active, externally funded program of research and to contribute to the education and training of undergraduate and graduate students. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Cognitive Psychology. We are looking for a person with research interests in language, language development, and communication. The successful applicant will be part of the Human Communication Research Group at the University of Toronto at Mississauga, an interdisciplinary group whose research focus is on human communication throughout the lifespan. In 2003, this research group will be moving to new facility, containing eight sound-proof chambers and state-of-the art signal-processing and behavioural recording equipment that will permit researchers to study any aspect of human communication. This facility is part of a new program in Communication, Culture, and Information Technology (CCIT), jointly sponsored by UTM and Sheridan College. Hearing and Speech. Because of the primacy of spoken language in human communication, we are looking for a person with a strong background in the hearing sciences whose research interests are in hearing and speech. The successful applicant will be a member of the Human Communication Research Group and will be expected to teach courses on hearing, hearing disorders, and speech in the new undergraduate CCIT program. The University of Toronto at Mississauga, one of three campuses of the University of Toronto, is located in the City of Mississauga, on the western border of Toronto, approximately 20 km from Toronto's Civic Centre. In light of the extensive expansion (50% growth) that will occur at UTM over the next 10 years, we anticipate the addition of many new positions in Psychology and in the Life Sciences. New buildings are being constructed, and existing laboratory facilities are being renovated to support expansion in three areas: Communication Culture, and Information Technology, Bio-technology, and Behavioural Genetics and Developmental Neurobiology. Please see our website for further details (http://www.erin.utoronto.ca/~w3psy/). Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and copies of representative publications to Dr. Bruce A. Schneider, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 1C6. Three letters of recommendation should also be sent to Dr. Schneider. Deadline for applications and reference letters is November 30, 2001. The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community. The University especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas.