THE DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY AT FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY seeks to hire a tenure-track assistant professor in DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY with a start date of August 2018. The successful candidate will have their Ph.D. by the start date and have a strong research program and potential to attract extramural funding. Area within Developmental is open, although we are looking for someone to build upon strengths in cognitive development, applied development, developmental methodology, and/or individual differences. Our department has a vibrant collaborative faculty, outstanding resources, favorable teaching load, and a collegial atmosphere. Our department ranks second in the country for total research and development expenditures in psychology, and faculty work closely with the Florida Center for Reading Research, the Florida Center for Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics, the School of Communication Science & Disorders, and the brand new FSU Magnetic Resonance Imaging Facility. FSU is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented groups are very much encouraged to apply. This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.
Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Sara Hart, search chair (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin October 16, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should provide a cover letter, CV, statements of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of three individuals from whom letters of recommendation could be solicited.
Florida State is a premier, comprehensive, graduate research university, with both law and medical schools. Our faculty has included: members of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering and the American Academy of Arts & Sciences; Pulitzer Prize winners; Nobel Laureates; Oscar, Tony Award and Emmy winners; and Guggenheim, Fulbright and National Endowment for the Humani...ties fellows.
Florida State faculty members attract nearly $200 million a year in research dollars. Florida State consistently ranks in the top 10 universities nationally in physical sciences grants awarded by the National Science Foundation, and FSU receives more in NSF funding than any other university in Florida.