Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, NJ, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY, with a start date of September 2019. We seek a candidate with a strong research program in any of three broad areas: (1) cognitive neuroscience; (2) computational approaches to cognition; or (3) experimental approaches to development, language, or decision making. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in cognitive psychology, cognitive science, or a related field; must have an active research program and the potential to attract extramural funding; and will be expected to teach Psychology courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our department has a vibrant faculty and excellent resources, with close links to the Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science, the Rutgers Center for Computational Biomedicine Imaging and Modeling, the Rutgers Brain Health Institute, and the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

Applicants should submit a CV, research statement, teaching philosophy, and representative reprints, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted at http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/74628.  Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled, but timely submission of materials is recommended for full consideration.  Applicants may contact Jacob Feldman, Ph.D. (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), chair of the search committee, with questions or concerns about the application or review process. Please contact Donna Tomaselli (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) regarding the application site.

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Non-tenure Track Psychology Teaching Faculty

The Department of Psychology at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, NJ, has an opening for the position of Teaching Instructor, starting Spring 2019. This is a non-tenure track annual renewable appointment with a workload of six courses per year (3 per semester), and carries the possibility for a renewable contract lasting up to 3 years. Applicants must have a Ph.D., experience teaching large classes and be prepared to teach courses such as perceptual psychology, cognitive psychology, and physiological psychology. Additionally, applicants must be able to occasionally teach other courses that are key parts of the curriculum (e.g., quantitative methods, developmental psychology, learning processes and general psychology). Strong teaching evaluations are a must and experience with innovative instructional techniques is desired. Please provide a CV, strong teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching excellence, and a statement of teaching philosophy at http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/74510. Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2018. Applicants selected for an interview will be asked to provide three letters of reference.

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Rutgers University-New Brunswick: School of Arts & Sciences: Department of Psychology
Instructor of Psychology

Location: New Brunswick, NJ