Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in Social Psychology or Cognitive Psychology

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at Duke University,, invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in Social Psychology or Cognitive Psychology to begin Fall 2018.

We seek outstanding applicants with the potential to develop a nationally-recognized and externally-funded research program in Cognitive Psychology or Social Psychology. The specific research area is open, but our preference is for a candidate whose primary interest is cognitive or social processes rather than in the neural basis of psychological phenomena.  The ideal candidate will also be an effective teacher at the undergraduate and graduate levels and will supervise Ph.D. students as a member of a graduate training area in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. Duke offers a rich intellectual climate and the faculty member could have additional affiliations with the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience and/or the Social Science Research Institute.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, three letters of recommendation, and three selected reprints/preprints. Upload the application online at Applications received by October 15, 2017 will be guaranteed consideration, but applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. The start date for the position is August 2018.

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