Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) Position: Developmental Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University anticipates making a cluster of tenure-track appointments at the Assistant Professor level over the next few years. One of these positions will be in Developmental Psychology. Candidates should be pursuing programmatic, theory-driven research that contributes to our understanding of mechanisms of development. We are interested in candidates with a strong grounding in psychological theory, cutting-edge methods and research programs, high-quality teaching, and strong statistical training and quantitative skills.

Carnegie Mellon is a highly supportive environment for scientists seeking to span disciplines and employ multiple methodologies in their research. Resources available for developmental research include neuroimaging, links to local schools, and access to the Psychology Department’s Children’s School.

Carnegie Mellon offers highly competitive salaries and start-up packages in an attractive and highly livable urban environment. We are committed to building a diverse faculty within an increasingly broad university community, and we strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and other underrepresented groups. We also work actively to meet the needs of dual-career couples.

Completed applications will begin to be reviewed immediately and will be considered on a rolling basis. Interviews will start late summer. To be considered for positions beginning Fall 2019, applications must be received no later than October 31, 2018. To apply to this position, please see: Questions may be addressed to [email protected]. Carnegie Mellon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.