Visiting Faculty, Dept. of Psychology, Williams College

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Williams College

WILLIAMS COLLEGE DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Behavioral Neuroscience, beginning July 1, 2016. We provide mentoring in teaching and support for research for visiting faculty. We are particularly interested in attracting and welcoming candidates from under-represented groups, and hiring candidates who can work effectively with students from diverse backgrounds. The teaching load is 4 courses per year, typically consisting of the neuroscience section of a team-taught Introductory Psychology course, a team-taught Introduction to Neuroscience course, and an upper-level research seminar in the candidate’s area of specialty with a laboratory component.

            Please submit a cover letter, vita, two letters of reference, reprint, research statement, and evaluations of teaching experience, if available, online at Applications will be reviewed as they are received with a deadline of December 1, 2015. Contact the department at [email protected] with questions.


Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts.  The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students.  Please visit the Williams College ( and Psychology Department ( websites.

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