Psychology Assistant Professor in the Area of Social Behavior and Biology, Psychology Assistant Professor in the Area of Affective Science

Psychology Assistant Professor in the Area of Social Behavior and Biology

The Department of Psychology of the University of Pennsylvania intends to make multiple appointments in the area of Social Behavior and Biology over the next several years. Our primary focus is at the junior, Assistant Professor level, but in exceptional circumstances, a more senior hire may be considered. We are interested in candidates with research interests that address either biological influences on social behavior or social regulation of biology, broadly defined. Successful candidates will add strength to any number of subfields within our department, including but not limited to social, cultural, or political psychology; clinical or health psychology; behavioral, systems, cognitive, or social/affective neuroscience; developmental psychology; or the psychology of individual differences. Candidates will contribute to the teaching mission of the university with introductory courses such as Introduction to Psychology, Social Psychology, Introduction to Brain and Behavior, or Developmental Psychology, as well as advanced undergraduate or graduate courses in specific areas of interest. Interested candidates should submit materials online at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/925 and include a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and the name and contact information of three referees. Recommenders will be contacted by the University with instructions on how to submit a letter to the website. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. The Department of Psychology is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html). The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.


Psychology Assistant Professor in the Area of Affective Science


The Department of Psychology of the University of Pennsylvania intends to make multiple appointments in the area of Affective Science over the next several years. Our primary focus is at the junior, Assistant Professor level, but in exceptional circumstances, a more senior hire may be considered. We are interested in candidates with research interests in affective science broadly defined, including but not limited to clinical or health psychology; behavioral or cognitive neuroscience; social, moral, or political psychology; developmental psychology; positive psychology; or the psychology of individual differences. Candidates will contribute to the teaching mission of the university with introductory courses such as Introduction to Psychology, Introduction to Brain and Behavior, or Abnormal Psychology, as well as advanced undergraduate or graduate courses in specific areas of interest. Interested candidates should submit materials online at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/924 and include a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and the name and contact information of three referees. Recommenders will be contacted by the University with instructions on how to submit a letter to the website. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. The Department of Psychology is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html). The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.