Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Washington and Lee University

The Psychology Department at Washington and Lee University ( seeks to fill a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position. Candidates should have expertise in behavioral neuroscience, cognitive or affective neuroscience, psychophysiological health/clinical psychology, or some combination of these areas. Competitive applicants will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate instruction and engagement of undergraduate psychology and neuroscience majors in research. We seek candidates who can teach biopsychology and one or more courses from the following list: cognitive neuroscience, health psychology, learning and memory, sensation and perception, as well as courses in the successful candidate’s area of expertise. In addition to a current CV, three letters of recommendation and representative reprints/preprints, applicants should provide evidence of teaching effectiveness and the potential to involve undergraduates in research or independent study. PhD by time of appointment preferred. Send application materials to: Search Committee, Psychology Department, Science Center, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA 24450. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions about these positions may be submitted to [email protected].


Washington and Lee ( is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.