Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Oregon

Assistant Professor Position in Cognitive Neuroscience:

The Department of Psychology at the University of Oregon seeks to fill a tenure-related faculty position in Cognitive Neuroscience in Fall 2016, with an appointment available at the Assistant Professor level. The successful candidate (PhD required) will have an outstanding research program that complements existing strengths within the UO Cognitive Neuroscience community and will be an effective teacher at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Interested persons should apply online to Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, statement of research accomplishments and future plans, description of teaching experience, and statement of personal contributions to foster an environment of equity and inclusion for faculty, staff, and students from diverse backgrounds. Review of application materials will begin on November 15, 2015, but will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status.

Hires from this pool may require a criminal background check.

Position Description: The tenure related candidate will work in the Department of Psychology at the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon. The 9 month academic year position is at 1.0 FTE. Candidates who promote and enhance diversity are strongly desired. The successful candidate will pursue an active research program, mentor and train students, carry out teaching, as well as assume administrative responsibilities standard for faculty in the UO Department of Psychology.