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Open-Rank Faculty Position in Quantitative Psychology

The Department of Psychology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. The expected start date is September 1, 2016.  The primary criterion for appointment is excellence in research and teaching.  We are especially interested in candidates whose research program contributes to the development of new quantitative methods.  Although the specific research area is open, we are especially interested in applicants for whom quantitative theoretical modeling, which could include computational models, analytic models, statistical models or psychometric models, is an essential part of their research program.  The successful candidate will participate in the teaching rotation of graduate-level statistics and methods. Quantitative psychologists from all areas of psychology and related disciplines are encouraged to apply. This is a university-year appointment.

Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline (e.g. Bio-statistics, Psychology) by the time the position starts, and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. New faculty hired at the Assistant Professor level will be expected to establish an independent research program. Please submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, a statement of current and future research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, and evidence of teaching excellence (if any). Applicants should also request at least three letters of recommendation from referees. All materials should be uploaded by September 30, 2015 as a single PDF attachment to https://psychology-lsa.applicantstack.com/x/apply/a2s9hqlu3cgv.  For inquiries about the positions please contact Richard Gonzalez (gonzo@umich.edu). The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. The University is supportive of the needs of dual-career couples.

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Open-Rank Faculty Positions in Systems Neuroscience

The Department of Psychology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty positions (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor) in Biopsychology/Systems Neuroscience. The expected start date is September 1, 2016. The specific area of research interest is open, but preference will be given to individuals who conduct systems/circuit-level neuroscience research with a behavioral component. New laboratory space and generous start-up packages are available. These are university-year appointments.

Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline (e.g. Psychology, Neuroscience, Biology) by the time the position starts, and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. New faculty hired at the Assistant Professor level will be expected to establish an independent research program. More senior applicants should have a well-established, externally-funded research program with an excellent international reputation. Please submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, a statement of current and future research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, and evidence of teaching excellence (if available). Applicants for Assistant Professorships should also request at least three letters of recommendation from referees. All materials should be uploaded by September 30, 2015 as a single PDF to https://psychology-lsa.applicantstack.com/x/apply/a2s9hqlz99zp. For inquiries about the positions please contact Martin Sarter (msarter@umich.edu). The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. The University is supportive of the needs of dual-career couples.

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