Visiting neuroscientist faculty position at St. Mary's College of Maryland

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
St. Mary's College of Maryland

St. Mary’s College of Maryland at Historic St. Mary’s City is accepting applications for a one-year Visiting Position in Psychology beginning Fall 2010 contingent on funding. Area of specialization in Biological Psychology or Behavioral Neuroscience with an interest in teaching Drugs, Brain, & Behavior, Animal Behavior, and Introduction to Psychology preferred. Ph.D. preferred, ABD acceptable. The department consists of 14 faculty members and the psychology major is among the strongest and largest at the College. We seek candidates with a commitment to excellence in teaching.

Non-sectarian since its founding, St. Mary's College of Maryland, a public Carnegie Baccalaureate, Arts and Sciences institution located in Historic St. Mary's City, 70 miles southeast of Washington, D.C., has been designated as Maryland's public honors college. With highly selective admissions policies, academically talented students, and a rigorous curriculum, we offer a small college experience similar to that found at exceptional private colleges. The quality of life is enhanced by the recreational opportunities of the Chesapeake region and by our proximity to Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.

Applicants should send a cover letter describing their teaching interests, teaching experience, a CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and at least three letters of recommendation to: Eric Hiris, Ph.D., Psychology Chair, St. Mary’s College of Maryland, 18952 E. Fisher Rd., St. Mary’s City, MD 20686-3001. Send e-mail inquiries to [email protected].

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. St. Mary’s College of Maryland ( is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.