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

Postdoctoral Scholar - Social Psychology

About this job: Other, Non-Tenure Track, SOCIAL/PERSONALITY

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign - Department of Psychology -   See this job on our site

Job is in: Champaign, IL US

Contact: Summer Curry
Phone: 217-265-6994

Post Date: September 7, 2022
Job Starts: January 1, 2023
Application Deadline: October 1, 2022

The Department of Psychology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is searching for a postdoctoral scholar to join the Social Psychology Area as a full-time employee in the Spring 2023 semester, continuing into Fall 2023 and Spring 2024. DUTIES We are looking for a social psychologist to contribute to the research and teaching mission of our program. Applicants will have opportunities for mentorship and collaboration with social psychology faculty, as well as opportunities to conduct independent research. To facilitate research, the post-doc comes with a small research fund and the position comes with access to the psychology participant pool and other resources. The post-doc also has teaching obligations. These include overseeing core courses in the Social Psychology Area, including teaching lab courses and overseeing graduate instructors for large introductory and advanced courses. QUALIFICATIONS AND DEGREE REQUIREMENTS Candidates must have a PhD by the time the appointment begins, evidence of scholarly productivity commensurate with experience, evidence of excellence in teaching, and experience relevant to the courses described above. SALARY AND APPOINTMENT INFORMATION Salary is dependent on experience and qualifications. This is a full-time postdoctoral appointment for Spring 2023, Fall 2023, and Spring 2024. Target start date is January 1, 2023. APPLICATION PROCEDURES To apply, submit the following application materials listed below to Use the subject headline of “Social Postdoc”. • CV • Up to 3 representative publications • Statement of research interests • Statement of teaching • Teaching evaluations, if available • Applicants should also arrange for letters of recommendation from three (3) professional references to be sent to by the deadline. Full consideration will be given to applications received by October 1, 2022, but review of applications will continue until the job is filled. For further information regarding application procedures, contact Summer Curry, The University of Illinois System is an equal opportunity employer, including but not limited to disability and/or veteran status, and complies with all applicable state and federal employment mandates. Please visit Required Employment Notices and Posters to view our non-discrimination statement and find additional information about required background checks, sexual harassment/misconduct disclosures, COVID-19 vaccination requirement, and employment eligibility review through E-Verify. Applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply and may request a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (2008) to complete the application and/or interview process. Requests may be submitted through the reasonable accommodations portal, or by contacting the Accessibility & Accommodations Division of the Office for Access and Equity at 217-333-0885, or by emailing

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