Psychology & Neuroscience Visiting Positions

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Institution: 
Hamilton College

HAMILTON COLLEGE. The Psychology Department invites applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor position (PhD or ABD required). The position is for one year, beginning July 1, 2019, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. The ideal candidate will have teaching experience at the college level and be enthusiastic about working closely with undergraduate students. Area of expertise within psychology/neuroscience is open. The teaching load will be the equivalent of five courses per year, including some combination of service courses (Introductory Psychology, Statistics, or Research Design), courses in the candidate’s specialty area, and supervision of senior research projects.

The Psychology Department, consisting of nine faculty members, has a strong tradition of excellence in teaching and research and is housed in a state-of-the-art unified science center. Please visit our websites at https://academics.hamilton.edu/psychology and https://academics.hamilton.edu/neuroscience for additional information about the Psychology Department and interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program.

Applicants should submit a current CV and a cover letter (addressed to Dr. Jennifer Borton, Psychology Department Chair) that provides a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, research, and engagement with issues of diversity and inclusion for undergraduate students.

We seek candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. Submit all materials to Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/61170. Candidates should arrange for submission of three letters of recommendation to Interfolio. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Hamilton College (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in scenic upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at www.upstatenyherc.org, as well as additional information at https://www.hamilton.edu/offices/dof/faculty-support-resources/resources-for-prospective-or-newfaculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.