[CogSci] Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology

Lael Schooler lael.schooler at gmail.com
Mon Oct 23 16:58:40 PDT 2017

Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology

Department of Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Syracuse University invites applications
for a full time tenure-track position in Cognitive Psychology to join the
Cognition, Brain, & Behavior (CBB) area. Applicants for the position should
have a Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Science, or a related
field. The successful candidate is expected to pursue an exceptional
program of research driven by a strong theoretical foundation to understand
human cognition, broadly construed. The successful candidate will have a
research program that uses rigorous computational and/or mathematical
modeling methods. Successful candidates will show evidence of (1) high
quality scholarship and the potential to build a vigorous program of funded
research (2) teaching promise at the undergraduate and graduate levels and
(3) promise of excellence in engaging graduate and undergraduate students
in research. Responsibilities include maintaining an active program of
research, teaching and advising at the graduate and undergraduate levels,
and service to the university. Information about the department may be
found at http://psychology.syr.edu/.

Applicants must complete a brief online application at
https://www.sujobopps.com/postings/71017. The online application should
include these required materials: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a
research and teaching statement, and a single representative paper. Three
letters of recommendation are required. Detailed instructions for uploading
their confidential recommendation letter into the system will be sent to
the references identified in the application.

Review of applications will begin November 1.

The university and department have a strong commitment to achieving
diversity among faculty and staff.  Syracuse University is an equal
opportunity, affirmative-action institution. We are particularly interested
in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and
strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply. The Department of
Psychology and broader Syracuse community provides a rich and supportive
environment for inclusive research involving ethnically and economically
diverse populations.

Syracuse University is a private research university, with over 14,000
full-time undergraduate and over 4,000 full-time graduate students
representing the 50 states and 124 foreign countries. Founded in 1870, it
is home to 11 schools and colleges offering undergraduate, graduate, and
professional degrees in Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Education,
Engineering and Computer Science, Human Services and Health Professions,
Information Studies, Law, Management, Citizenship and Public Affairs,
Public Communications, and Visual and Performing Arts. Syracuse is a
medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State
approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area
population totals approximately 500,000 and offers many social, cultural,
and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, a symphony
orchestra, professional regional theater, and numerous malls and movie
theaters. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal
recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing,
hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites and wineries along
the Finger Lakes to biking trails along the Erie Canal. According to the
latest edition of the Places Rated Almanac, Syracuse ranks in the top 10%
of Best Places to Live.

Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action
institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based
on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship,
ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender
identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status
protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This
nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and
treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Syracuse University has a long history of veteran support through
education, transition, and hiring. Syracuse University was ranked #1 in New
York State and 17th in the nation at the end of 1947 in veteran enrollment
as a result of participating in the Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944 –
the original GI Bill. Today, SU is strongly committed to the Yellow Ribbon
Program which is a provision of the Post 9/11 GI Bill to assist in tuition
educational benefits and other support. In addition, SU provides a career
path for veterans to become Syracuse University employees.
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