Assistant Professor in Quantitative and Computational Psychology

The Department of Psychology of Boston College invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in Quantitative and Computational Psychology to begin prior to the fall 2020 semester. For an outstanding candidate, appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level is possible. Applicants will be evaluated on their potential to establish a prominent research program and to excel in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The ideal candidate will be able to provide first-rate instruction to our students in advanced quantitative/computational methods while developing a research program that provides a natural bridge to areas of interest and expertise already represented on our faculty. Applicants should apply at 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, 2019 for full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For inquiries about the position, please contact Ehri Ryu ( For assistance with submitting your application please email

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