department of psychology
The Department of Psychology at Boston College invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience to begin July 1, 2015. For an outstanding candidate, appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level is possible. We are particularly interested in candidates who seek to understand core issues in cognitive psychology using methods that include the study of neural processes. Applicants will be evaluated on their potential to establish a prominent, externally funded research program and to excel in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Applicants should apply at http://apply.interfolio.com/25079 and provide PDFs of a cover letter, CV, research statement, and teaching statement outlining teaching experience and philosophy. Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference submitted directly by their letter writers, using the "request recommendations" link on Interfolio. These letter writers should be named in the cover letter. All materials must be submitted on or before October 1, 2014, to guarantee full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
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