Department of Psychology at St. Petersburg State University, Russia

The Department of Psychology at St. Petersburg State University, Russia, is inviting applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor in neuroscience (developmental or clinical emphasis is encouraged, but not required) to direct the Laboratory of Translational Sciences of Early Childhood. The person filling this position is expected to (1) maintain a high-quality, fundable research program, (2) teach undergraduate and graduate courses in neuroscience, (3) mentor undergraduate and graduate students, (4) provide excellent instruction and research supervision, and (5) participate in curricular decisions and faculty governance. Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in Neuroscience or Psychology. The ideal candidate will have a background in experimental psychology and neuroimaging. Excellent scientific writing skills and strong publication record are highly desired. Applicants should be able to work independently and with minimal supervision, but should also demonstrate interpersonal skills and an interest in working collaboratively.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Start Date: August 16, 2017

Application Deadline: The review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Process: A letter of application, vita, names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references, unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework, and up to three samples of professional writing should be sent to the search committee co-chairs, Drs. Andrei Morozov ( and Elena L. Grigorenko ( Applications will be reviewed as received until the position is filled.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit “official” transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework.

Informal inquiries can be directed to Elena L. Grigorenko (