Assistant Professor Position, Developmental Psychology
The Catholic University of America, Department of Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Developmental Psychology for Fall 2011. Applicants should have an ongoing research program with demonstrated potential to attract extramural funding and be committed to excellence in teaching and mentorship. Preference will be given to those who can contribute to our specialization in children, families, and cultures or who complement other existing strengths in the department, including cognitive neuroscience.
The Psychology Department has 13 faculty with BA, MA and Ph.D. programs including an APA-accredited program in Clinical Psychology. Faculty have active research programs in a range of areas that attract substantial external funding and involve national and international collaborations. Catholic University is located on a 250-acre, park-like campus in Northeast Washington convenient to neighboring medical centers, universities and laboratories including the NIH. Additional information may be found on our web site (http://psychology.cua.edu).
To apply, submit research statement, teaching statement with evidence of teaching effectiveness, curriculum vitae, three representative publications, and three letters of recommendation (sent directly by recommender) to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by surface mail to Dr. Marcie Goeke-Morey, Chair of the Faculty Search Committee, Department of Psychology, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064. Review of files will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church as a national university and center of research and scholarship. Regardless of their religious affiliation, all faculty are expected to respect and support the University's mission. The Catholic University of America is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and applications from women and minorities are strongly encouraged.