Holder of the Chair Excellence, Psychology

University Of Memphis
February 19, 2023
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Posting Number FAE1560

Advertised Title Holder of the Chair Excellence, Psychology Campus Location Main Campus (Memphis, TN) Position Number 007661 Category Full-Time Faculty Department College of Arts and Sciences Position Summary

The Chair of Excellence is expected to be a scholarly leader in the department, performing at levels exceeding those for the professor rank in the department, to mentor and graduate doctoral students, and to support research students, labs, and post-doctoral fellows by directing a nationally recognized and externally funded program of research.

Minimum Position Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in psychology or a closely related field
  • Expertise in areas related to clinical psychology or cognitive science
  • Experience in leading or contributing to external grants and contracts in the above areas.
  • Strong evidence of scholarship, current funding, and ability to form interdisciplinary and inter-institutional bridges.
  • Special Conditions

    Psychology is especially interested in candidates with a doctoral degree in psychology or a closely related discipline in one of two areas: (a) clinical psychology or (b) cognitive science. Particular focus within either of these areas is open; however, preference will be given to candidates that complement and expand existing departmental strengths. In the area of clinical psychology, we are especially interested in candidates whose research addresses one or more of the following domains: addiction prevention or treatment; adult psychopathology or treatment; child and adolescent psychology including development, trauma, or psychopathology; health disparities; or pediatric health and health promotion. In cognitive science, we are interested in candidates specializing in individual differences in learning, intelligent tutoring, human-to-computer and human-to-human interactions, or general cognitive science.

    Posting Date 11/18/2022 Closing Date Open Until Screening Begins No Hiring Range Highly Competitive and Commensurate with Qualifications Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible Special Instructions to Applicants

    Please upload a cover letter describing interest in position, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional reference providers

    Instructions to Applicant regarding references Is this posting for UofM employees only? No Benefits of Employment (Applies to full-time employees only)

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