Assistant Professor of Cognitive Psychology
The Psychology Department at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside announces a full-time tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning fall of 2013. We are seeking a faculty member with research interests in Cognitive Psychology, who will teach Cognitive Psychology, Research Methods in Psychology along with upper-level cognitive courses such as Learning and Memory, and Sensation and Perception. The person is also expected to supervise Independent Studies, and may also teach Introduction to Psychological Science and Psychological Statistics.
The Psychology Department is committed to: promoting knowledge, understanding, and appropriate application of the scientific approach to Psychology among UW-Parkside students and in the communities we serve; involving students and faculty in collaborative research and scholarship which in part addresses community needs; and providing service appropriate to our training and perspective at campus, local, national, and global levels. The department offers a Certificate in Mental Health Skills and a Certificate in Human Measurement and Research.
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses, advising undergraduate students; establishing and maintaining an active research program; supervising undergraduates on research projects; service activities and working collaboratively with the University Community. Working with diverse populations and non-traditional students is essential for this position.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Wisconsin System provides a benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is committed to academic excellence, student success, diversity and inclusiveness, and community engagement. UW-Parkside grants bachelor's and master's degrees in more than 30 academic programs and currently enrolls 5,000 students, many of whom are first-generation and nontraditional. UW-Parkside is the most ethnically diverse campus in the University of Wisconsin System. UW-Parkside benefits from the cultural diversity of the communities it serves in southeast Wisconsin. Located in northern Kenosha County in the Chicago-Milwaukee urban corridor, much of the university’s 700-acre campus has been preserved in its natural wooded and prairie state.
Review of Applications:
Applications received by March 22nd, 2013 are ensured full consideration; position is open until filled.
A completed application packet includes:
Applications MUST be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org
A criminal background check and degree verification will be required at the time of hire.
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is an AA/EEO employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Names of applicants may be disclosed unless requested otherwise. Names of finalists will be released.