Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology
Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology

Cognitive Neuroscience with focus in Social and Affective Neuroscience

About this job: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, NEUROSCIENCE

San Diego State University - Department of Psychology -   See this job on our site

Job is in: San Diego, CA US

Contact: Dr. Martin Sereno
Phone: 619-594-2378

Post Date: September 28, 2019
Job Starts: August 1, 2020

The Department of Psychology at San Diego State University invites applications for a faculty position tenure-track at the level of Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience with focus in Social and Affective Neuroscience preferred. We seek candidates with expertise and scholarly research in the emerging cross-disciplinary field that focuses on the neural basis of emotional responses and the modulating influence of contextual, social, and/or cultural factors. Candidates must hold a doctorate in Psychology or allied discipline. Candidates must have a promising or established funded research program, depending on Assistant or Associate level, preferably but not limited to a focus on social and affective neuroscience. This position will complement existing department strengths in neuroscience, translational psychological science, and diversity science. The full ad can be found at The Psychology Department has an APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical psychology offered jointly with the Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, and also offers a research-oriented predoctoral MA program, a terminal MS program in applied psychology, and a large and diverse population of undergraduate majors. Applicants should apply via Interfolio at Applicants should submit a letter of interest, research statement, teaching statement (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), a current curriculum vitae, up to 3 representative reprints, and 3 letters of reference. For full consideration, complete applications should be submitted by September 28, 2019, although applications will be considered until the position is filled. For questions, please contact Committee Chair Dr. Martin Sereno at SDSU is a Title IX, equal opportunity employer.

Job Posting: SDSU_VPAA_20.21-30-Long.pdf