Jobs/Research

Assistant Professor Personality Openings - California State University, East Bay - The Department of Psychology

California State University, East Bay—The Department of Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position to begin Fall 2021 with expertise in personality (Position No. 00006247).  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Psychology or a related field (or foreign equivalent) and a record of peer-reviewed publications in personality.  Also, having expertise in measurement is desirable. Duties include teaching undergraduate lecture and research courses (including Experimental Psychology); major and career advising; and departmental, college, and university service.  Candidates should demonstrate experience in teaching, mentoring, research, and community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Additionally, applicants must demonstrate a record of scholarly activity and potential to obtain outside funding. Teaching assignments may include courses at the Hayward, Concord, and online campuses.  Laboratory space is available and faculty development funds for research are awarded on a competitive basis.  

For additional information, visit the department website (http://www.csueastbay.edu/psychology/).  Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of major publications or preprints, teaching statement, research statement, diversity statement, and contact information for three references to: http://apply.interfolio.com/76241.  Submitting evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., teaching evaluations or dossier) is also recommended. Review of applications will begin August 15, 2020.

Contact: Prof. David Fencsik (david.fencsik@csueastbay.edu; +1-510-885-3484)

A background check (including a criminal records check and prior employment verification) must be completed and cleared prior to the start of employment.  As an Equal Opportunity Employer, CSUEB does not discriminate on the basis of any protected categories: age, ancestry, citizenship, color, disability, gender, immigration status, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran’s status.  The University is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body.

Post-doctoral position - University of Minnesota (USA)

We are seeking postdoctoral researchers as part of a new T32 training program funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse titled "Training in genetic and neurobehavioral mechanisms of addiction". We are seeking talented postdoctoral fellows interested in receiving training and conducting research related to aspects of clinical psychology, brain-behavior relationships, behavioral neuroscience, behavior genetics, statistics, and quantitative methods. The program is multidisciplinary with faculty mentors spanning 7+ departments at the University.

Review of applications will begin in July, and roll thereafter. Please find complete information in the attached document. Additional description of the program is also available on this website:
https://cla.umn.edu/psychology/graduate/funding-opportunities/training-grant
Contact Monica Luciana (lucia003@umn.edu) or Scott Vrieze (vrieze@umn.edu) for more information.

Post-doc positions Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University

Post doc position (US residents only)

Description of position: The Department of Psychiatry, within the School of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, Virginia, invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral researcher position, available immediately. This is a two-year position, with the possibility of renewal for a third year. The successful applicant will contribute to a research program on the relationship between alcohol/drug use disorders and suicidal behavior (attempts and death). This program is funded through NIAAA and utilizes Swedish national registers to address questions related to the general and genetic epidemiology of suicidal behavior, specifically within the context of substance use disorders. Opportunities are available for travel to work with Swedish collaborators, conference presentations, and workshop attendance to further develop analytic skills.

Applicants must have a PhD and proven skills and experience in psychiatric epidemiology, behavioral genetics, psychology, or a related field. Demonstration of excellent written and oral communication skills is required. Quantitative analytic skills are required, preferably within the context of R and/or SAS. Applicant must have demonstrated skills in the design and execution of research aims related to psychiatric, substance use, or behavioral outcomes. Applicants must work well both independently and in collaborative environments; strong interpersonal skills are essential.

For more information : https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/97800

Description of position: The Department of Psychiatry, within the School of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, Virginia, invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral researcher position, available immediately. This is a two-year position, with the possibility of renewal for a third year. The successful applicant will contribute to a research program on the relationship between alcohol/drug use disorders and suicidal behavior (attempts and death). This program is funded through NIAAA and utilizes Swedish national registers to address questions related to the general and genetic epidemiology of suicidal behavior, specifically within the context of substance use disorders. Opportunities are available for travel to work with Swedish collaborators, conference presentations, and workshop attendance to further develop analytic skills.

Applicants must have a PhD and proven skills and experience in psychiatric epidemiology, behavioral genetics, psychology, or a related field. Demonstration of excellent written and oral communication skills is required. Quantitative analytic skills are required, preferably within the context of R and/or SAS. Applicant must have demonstrated skills in the design and execution of research aims related to psychiatric, substance use, or behavioral outcomes. Applicants must work well both independently and in collaborative environments; strong interpersonal skills are essential.

For more information go to : https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/97800


 

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