WILLIAMS COLLEGE DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY invites applications for two one-year Visiting Assistant Professor positions in Behavioral Neuroscience and in Developmental Psychology, beginning July 1, 2016. We provide mentoring in teaching and support for research for visiting faculty. We are particularly interested in attracting and welcoming candidates from under-represented groups, and hiring candidates who can work effectively with students from diverse backgrounds. The teaching load is 4 courses per year; typically this load consists of the area’s section of a team-taught Introductory Psychology course, a survey course in the candidate’s area, and an upper-level research seminar in the candidate’s area of specialty with a laboratory component.

Please submit online a cover letter, vita, two letters of reference, reprint, research statement, and evaluations of teaching experience, if available, at https://apply.interfolio.com/30563 for the Developmental Psychology position and athttps://apply.interfolio.com/30564 for the Behavioral Neuroscience position. Applications will be reviewed as they are received with a deadline of December 1, 2015. Contact the department at cjr1@williams.edu with questions. 

Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts.  The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students.  Please visit the Williams College (http://www.williams.edu) and Psychology Department (http://psychology.williams.edu) websites.