Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology, Arizona State University

Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology Arizona State University –a leader in innovation- and the New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences invite applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in cognitive psychology, beginning Fall 2017.

Applicants are required to have a PhD in psychology or cognitive science by time of appointment, must provide evidence of an ongoing research program, demonstrate potential for securing extramural funding, and possess a level of publication consistent with experience. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a program of research with national and international reputation, to have a deep commitment to student learning and engagement, teaching both core and specialty courses in cognitive psychology at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to regularly engage in service to the profession, the institution, and the community. Preference will be given to candidates whose research complements existing faculty strengths including, but not limited to, cognitive development, cognition and emotion, social cognition, decision making, or cognitive neuroscience.

Deadline: November 7th, 2016; if not filled, every two weeks thereafter until the search is closed. Application process: Send letter of application, statements describing your research program and teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and two sample publications to Ms. Jamie Howell at [email protected]. We also ask that you request three letters of reference be sent to Jamie Howell at [email protected], to be added to your application file. Electronic submission of all application materials is required; contact Jamie Howell with any inquiries about the position.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful outcome (as determined by the university) of the pre-employment screening activities, background check is required for employment.

The New College brings together the best of both a small-college experience and a top-tier research university. For information about The New College’s psychology programs, including faculty research interests, visit

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law ( (