The Department of Psychology at Boston University invites applicants for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience, to begin in the academic year 2013-14 (pending budgetary approval). We are seeking candidates who have completed their PhD and relevant postdoctoral fellowship experience in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience, or a related discipline. We are particularly interested in researchers with expertise in decision-making or goal and reward processing in humans. This position is affiliated with our Brain, Behavior, and Cognition Program and is part of a general expansion in the department in the broad area of cognitive neuroscience. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to build a collaborative research and teaching program with faculty in the Center for Neuroscience. The candidate must be committed to establishing a vigorous, externally supported program of research, a strong publication record, and a strong teaching record. The successful candidate will be expected to teach 3 courses per year (which will include graduate and undergraduate courses) and engage in research training at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Courses could include Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology, Physiological Psychology, Neuropsychology, or Psychopharmacology. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Applications will only be accepted athttps://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1970. Applicants should upload a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching experience and interests, a statement of research interests, copies of representative scholarly papers, and three letters of reference. The deadline for applications is December 1st, 2012. Inquiries may be directed to Julie McCann, Psychology Department, Boston University, 64 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA 02215 (jemccann@ bu.edu). Boston University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Boston University - Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience