Visiting Assistant Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Institution: 
Centre College, Danville KY

Centre College invites applications for a one year visiting assistant professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, to begin August, 2019.? Candidates must have a Ph.D. by the time of appointment and be able to teach Introduction to Psychology, Human Neuropsychology, and an upper-level course in their area of expertise. Candidates with expertise in any research topic that incorporates behavioral neuroscience techniques are encouraged to apply.  The successful candidate will be committed to excellent teaching in a liberal arts setting and provide evidence of research and scholarly productivity.  The program strongly encourages applications from candidates who have experience teaching and mentoring a diverse student body.

Centre College is committed to an environment that welcomes and supports diversity.? Centre strives to create an environment where differences are celebrated rather than discouraged, where individuals have the opportunity to exchange ideas and share in the richness of mutual experiences.? Please review the?Statement of Community.? 

Centre College, a highly selective liberal arts college of about 1,400 students, has one of the nation’s premier study abroad programs and is ranked among the top fifty National Liberal Arts Colleges by?U.S. News and World Report.? Classes are small and academic standards are high.? Centre graduates enjoy extraordinary success, with entrance to top graduate and professional schools, prestigious fellowships for further study abroad, and rewarding?jobs.? The College is located in Danville Kentucky, a town of 18,000, recognized for its high quality of life.? It is within easy driving distance of Lexington, Louisville, and Cincinnati.? For information concerning the college, visit our website at?www.centre.edu.

To apply, please go to?http://apply.interfolio.com/58842.?Completed application packets will include: 1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statement of teaching philosophy, description of previous teaching experiences, and any evidence of prior teaching effectiveness, 4) a diversity statement explaining how the candidate could contribute to and/or address the issues of diversity and inclusion at Centre, and 5) three letters of reference.  Review of applications will begin on?February 15, 2019. Centre College is an equal opportunity employer.

Centre College is a proud member of the Greater Kentucky Higher Education Recruitment Consortium: www.greaterkyherc.org. The Greater Kentucky HERC is a non-profit organization composed of a diverse group of colleges, universities, hospitals, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and members of private industry committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse, talented workforce. Member representatives include faculty, staff, human resources professionals, institutional leaders, and faculty relations experts.