Colgate University, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences

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Position ID:Colgate-Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences-VAP [#21277]
Position Title: Visiting Position in Psychological Science
Position Location:Hamilton, New York 13346, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Psychology
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/02/24, finished 2022/09/19)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Colgate University Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences Two Visiting Positions in Psychological Science

The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Colgate University invites applications for two Visiting Assistant Professor positions in Psychological Science beginning fall semester 2022. One position will be in the area of cognitive psychology, and the other in social, personality, developmental, or clinical psychology. Both positions may have the possibility of renewal for an additional year.

The teaching load for each position is equivalent to five courses per year. Area of specialty is open. Successful candidates will be expected to teach staff-taught courses (e.g., Introduction to Psychological Science, Research Methods, or Statistics), electives in the candidate’s specialty area, and supervision of senior thesis work (which normally counts as one course). Successful candidates may also be expected to participate in all-university programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum. Completion of a Ph.D. in Psychology is required prior to, or shortly after, the date of hire.

Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. Candidates should describe in their cover letter how their teaching and scholarship might support the university’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. That cover letter, a curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, and three letters of recommendation must be submitted through

Review of applications will begin March 21st, and continue until the position is filled. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at Colgate is a top liberal arts university of 3200 undergraduate students situated in central New York. Colgate faculty are committed to excellence in both teaching and scholarship. Further information about the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences can be found at Appointees will join a faculty of teacher-scholars deeply committed to a strong, research-oriented program, and to a vibrant undergraduate curriculum that integrates psychological science and neuroscience.

It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected veterans status, sexual orientation or gender identity expression, genetic information, being or having been a victim of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are especially encouraged to apply.

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Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
Colgate University
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346