The Psychology Department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is recruiting a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in neuropsychology to begin in August 2016. Qualifications include a Ph.D. or equivalent in clinical psychology or a related field and a record of achievement in research and teaching. Applicants must have a program of research addressing the neuropsychology of concussion and traumatic brain injury (TBI) from any causes (e.g., accidents, violence, or sports) in child, adolescent, or adult populations. Applicants must be eligible for licensure as a psychologist and board certification in clinical neuropsychology. Responsibilities include maintaining an active program of research, including pursuit of external funding, and teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Opportunities are available for multidisciplinary research collaborations at the Center for Brain, Biology and Behavior (CB3) and the Nebraska Athletic Performance Lab (NAPL). The Department of Psychology has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2015 and continue until the position is filled. To be considered for the position, please go to http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_150237, and click on “Apply to this job.” Candidates should attach a cover letter expressing interest in the position, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, up to five relevant publications, and contact information for three references. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.
Neuropsychology of Concussion/TBI