The Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Arts and Science at the University of Toronto invites applications for a contractually limited-term appointment (CLTA) with a focus on social psychology and either personality/abnormal or developmental psychology. The appointment is at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream beginning on July 1, 2016 and ending on June 30, 2018. The position involves teaching undergraduate courses in social psychology and either personality/abnormal or developmental psychology, with other courses to be determined.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in social psychology or a closely related field by the date of appointment or shortly thereafter, possess a record of excellence in communicating research findings as evidenced by conference presentations and journal publications, and must show a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and teaching-related scholarly activities in two areas of Psychology. Evidence of excellence in teaching and research can be demonstrated by endorsements from referees, teaching accomplishments highlighted as part of the application, teaching evaluations, dossier and/or syllabi and evidence of strong communication and expository skills.
Applicants should submit a complete and current curriculum vitae, a teaching portfolio (including a statement of teaching philosophy, sample course syllabi related to the teaching of social psychology and at least one other area of psychology, a statement regarding career goals), and teaching evaluations. All application materials should be submitted online. Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.
All qualified applicants are invited to apply by clicking on the link below.
Applicants should also ask at least three referees to send letters directly to the department via e-mail to ac.otnorotu.hcysp|riahc#ac.otnorotu.hcysp|riahc by the review date of January 8, 2016. The committee will begin to consider applications as of that date and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries should be directed to Professor Susanne Ferber, Chair of the Department of Psychology (ac.otnorotu.hcysp|riahc#ac.otnorotu.hcysp|riahc). For more information about the Department of Psychology, please visit our home page at http://home.psych.utoronto.ca/.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority
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