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Faculty Position Openings

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at Baylor University invites applications for a tenure track position at the assistant professor level effective fall 2015. We are searching for a colleague able to teach a broad range of courses related to social psychology, including behavioral medicine/health psychology. Consistent with Baylor University’s new vision, Pro Futuris, the successful candidate will be able to develop and maintain an externally-funded program of research and demonstrate excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Although area of specialization is open, we are particularly interested in funded or fundable research programs focused on psychosocial aspects of health and/or health behaviors. A commitment to excellence in teaching and the potential to attract external funding is essential. The department is housed in a state-of-the-art science facility and offers doctoral degrees in Psychology (containing concentrations in Social Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, and General Experimental) and Clinical Psychology. Review of completed applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, your application must be completed by October 15, 2014. More detailed information about the department can be found at www.baylor.edu/psychologyneuroscience

To apply send a letter of interest, vita, representative reprints, official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Jim H. Patton, Search Committee Chair, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, One Bear Place 97334, Waco, Texas 76798. Email inquiries and/or application materials to: psysearch1@baylor.edu

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

LECTURER

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at Baylor University invites applications for a Lecturer position beginning August 2015. This is a non-tenure track position. The ideal candidate will have a doctoral degree in Psychology and be able to teach introductory courses in General Psychology, Research Methods, Lifespan Development, and/or Abnormal Psychology. Although the area of specialization is open, special consideration will be given to those who can contribute to our quantitative and neuroscience course offerings. The Department offers undergraduate degrees in psychology and neuroscience and serves over 800 undergraduate majors. Additional information about the department can be found at www.baylor.edu/psychologyneuroscience. Review of completed applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, your application must be completed by October 15, 2014. To apply, send a letter of interest describing your teaching philosophy, vita, representative reprints (if available), official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Charles Weaver, Search Committee Chair, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, One Bear Place 97334, Waco, Texas 76798. Email inquiries and/or application materials to psysearch2@baylor.edu

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.