Probationary (Tenure Track) Position, Department of Psychology – Faculty of Science

Brandon University
May 31, 2023
Offerd Salary:Salary and Rank: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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Probationary (Tenure Track) Position, Department of Psychology – Faculty

of Science

The Faculty of Science at Brandon University invites applications for a probationary (tenure-track) position in the Department of Psychology in the area of biological psychology / neuroscience effective August 1, 2023, or as mutually agreed, subject to budget approval. The Department offers B.Sc. & B.A. degree programs and B.Sc. & B.A (Honours) degree programs with Majors and Minors in Psychology. Applicants are invited to consult the Brandon University course calendar for more information on the program offerings. The successful candidate will be required to teach all their courses in person.

Responsibilities: The successful applicant will engage in teaching, research, and service. The successful applicant will teach courses in the areas of biological psychology, introduction to psychology, and will have the opportunity to contribute to other areas of the departmental curriculum. The applicant will have the opportunity to supervise undergraduate honours theses. The successful candidate is expected to continue to develop and/or maintain an active research program, in the area of biological psychology / neuroscience. The successful candidate will also have opportunities to participate in faculty committees, and engage in service activities.

Qualifications: • A PhD in Psychology with expertise in the area of biological psychology / neuroscience (broadly defined) is required. PhD candidates near completion may be considered. • Experience in university level instruction, and demonstrated skills in effective interaction with students or evidence of a clear commitment to undergraduate teaching excellence is required. • Evidence of an active research program appropriate for point in career.

Salary and Rank: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application deadline: May 31, 2023, or until the position is filled.

Applicants shall provide a detailed cover letter outlining how their qualifications and experience fit the position; a one-page statement on teaching philosophy; a research statement; a current resume; copies of transcript(s); and the names and contact information of at least three individuals from whom confidential letters of reference can be obtained. For an application to be considered, it must include a cover letter with a clear indication of citizenship or Canadian immigration status.

Applications should be sent by email attachment in a single PDF document of reasonable size to:

Dr. Christophe LeMoine, Acting Dean of Science, Brandon University, Brandon, MB, R7A 6A9 Email: [email protected]

Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit. All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply. Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment. This starts with the hiring process. Should you require an accommodation during any phase of the recruitment process, contact HR [email protected]. All information received related to an accommodation is kept confidential. To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, this posting is available in an alternate format upon request.

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