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Faculty Position Openings

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY

Baylor University Department of Psychology and Neuroscience invites applications for an Assistant Professor tenure-track appointment in the area of Clinical Psychology to start August 2014. The successful candidate will have a commitment to excellence in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels and clinical research. Experience with evidence-based psychological interventions required. Primary responsibilities will include: instruction of undergraduate and graduate level courses, supervision of clinical psychology doctoral students, and developing an independent program of research related to clinical psychology. The department has an APA-accredited and nationally ranked Clinical Psychology Program, along with a doctoral program in Psychology with concentrations in Behavioral Neuroscience, General-Experimental, and Social Psychology. Minimum qualifications include: A Ph.D. degree from an APA-accredited program in professional psychology (Clinical, Counseling, Child Clinical, or School) and completion of an APA-accredited internship, and have the ability to eventually become licensed in Texas. Waco is a temperate, low-cost metropolitan area of 200,000+ people with excellent medical facilities. Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled.

To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 10/15/2013. To apply: send letter of application describing research plan and teaching philosophy, vita, transcripts, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Gary Elkins, Chair of Clinical Search
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
Baylor University
One Bear Place 97334
Waco, Texas 76798

Email inquiries to Gary Elkins



ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR: BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at Baylor University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant or associate professor in the area of Behavioral Neuroscience to start in the Fall of 2014. The successful candidate will be able to develop and maintain an externally-funded program of research and demonstrate excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Consistent with Baylor University's new vision, Pro Futuris, candidates engaging in funded or fundable health science related research are especially encouraged to apply. In addition, this position includes both undergraduate and graduate teaching responsibilities in neuroscience lab-based courses which include, but are not necessarily limited to, Learning, Neuroanatomy, Clinical Neuroscience, and Behavioral Neuroscience. The department is housed in a state-of-the-art science facility and offers doctoral degrees in Psychology (containing tracks 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, 2013. Send letter of application describing your research plan and teaching philosophy, vita, transcripts, up to three reprints of representative research articles, and three letters of recommendation to:

Faculty Search Committee, c/o Dr. Charles Weaver
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
Baylor University
One Bear Place 97334
Waco, Texas 76798

Email inquiries to Charles Weaver



Baylor University is a Baptist University Affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, Baylor University encourages minorities, women veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.

Baylor, the world's largest Baptist university, holds a Carnegie classification as a "high-research" institution. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and deepening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris (http://www.baylor.edu/profuturis/).