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

Assistant Professor position in the area of integrative neuroscience (IN)

About this job: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, NEUROSCIENCE

Stony Brook University - Psychology -   See this job on our site

Job is in: Stony Brook, NY US

Contact: Cynthia Forman

Post Date: September 27, 2022
Job Starts: September 1, 2023
Application Deadline: October 26, 2022

The Department of Psychology at Stony Brook University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of integrative neuroscience (IN). This appointment will focus on “Human Health and Development across the Lifespan.” We are particularly interested in a scholar whose work lends itself to novel collaborative initiatives within the IN area, across other areas (clinical, cognitive, social & health) within the department, and/or across other departments/schools (e.g., neurobiology & behavior, psychiatry). Preference will be given to applicants who have a record of strong human neuroscience research, and evidence of or potential for funding. The applicant will be able to teach and mentor IN students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. The Psychology Department at Stony Brook University encompasses doctoral programs in Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Science, Integrative Neuroscience, and Social and Health Psychology. Available resources include a 3 Tesla Siemens MAGNETOM Prisma MRI scanner at the Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience (SCAN) Center; a simultaneous PET/fMRI scanner; the Center for Understanding Biology using Imaging (CUBIT); and the Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute, which includes the Center for Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease, Neuromodulation Center, Center for Affective Neuroscience of Depression and Anxiety (CANDA), Mind-Body Clinical Research Center, and Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center, among others. Required Qualifications include a PhD degree in Psychology, Neuroscience, or closely related fields. Preferred Qualifications include a record of neuroscience publication(s) relevant to Health and Development across the Lifespan. Evidence of funding or potential for funding. Teaching experience (such as TAship, lecturer, adjunct) at the undergraduate level, preferably related to neuroscience. Applicants must include a cover letter (1-page limit), CV, statements of research (past, current, and future directions) and teaching interests (your experience, future teaching interests, teaching and mentorship style) (1,000 words each), diversity statement (past, current, and future plans to contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion [DEI]) (500 words), representative publications (limit 3), and 3 letters of recommendation. All application materials must be submitted online via the link below: We strongly encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. For questions regarding this position, please contact Cynthia Forman at Special Notes: This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Anticipated Start Date: Fall 2023. The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act, a copy of our crime statistics is available upon request by calling (631) 632- 6350. It can also be viewed online at the University Police website at

Job Posting: SBU_Job_Ad_2022_Assistant_Professor.pdf