The Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychological Sciences is a full-time, two-year position at the University of Portland. The Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychological Sciences is a full-time, two-year position at the University of Portland. The start date is one that is mutually agreeable between June 1, 2017, and August 15, 2017.
This position will have research duties (approximately .75 FTE) and teaching duties (.25 FTE) in the Department of Psychological Sciences. The Fellow will work under the direct supervision and mentorship of Dr. Sarina Saturn in a research project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
This position is particularly geared for an individual who would like to pursue a tenure-track position at a primarily undergraduate institution like the University of Portland. In addition to career-development and grant-writing opportunities at the University of Portland, a postdoctoral mentorship plan will provide networking activities with other postdoctoral scholars at the nearby Oregon Health & Sciences University (OHSU), as well as journal clubs, ethics seminars, and colloquia on relevant topics.
This position is benefitted. Benefits include: medical & dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, sick and vacation time, and tuition remission benefits for the employee starting after 90 days of employment.
Please submit an application file consisting of: (1) a cover letter stating your professional background/research interests and your qualifications for this position, (2) a current vita, (3) samples of scholarly work, (4) recent teaching evaluations, if available, and (5) the names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of three individuals knowledgeable about your training, experience, and skills. Recommendations will be solicited for the top candidates. Please upload your PDF documents via HireTouch.
Candidates of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity.
Review of applications will begin March 1, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. For additional information about the position, contact Dr. Saturn at [email protected].
A copy of the full job description is available at www.bitly.com/pf01262017.