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

Assistant/Associate Professor- Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

About this job: Open Rank, Tenure Track, CHILD/DEVELOPMENTAL

The University of Texas at Dallas - School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences -   See this job on our site

Job is in: Plano, TX Un

Contact: Shayla Holub
Phone: 9722135234

Post Date: October 11, 2022
Job Starts: August 1, 2023
Application Deadline: April 1, 2022

The Department of Psychology in the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences (BBS) at the University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) is accepting applications for a Tenure System position in developmental cognitive neuroscience. We particularly seek mid-career applicants with strong, funded research programs. Candidates at all levels with funded or highly fundable research will be considered if their interests and strengths are highly aligned with the desired area. Candidates who use innovative methodological or analytical approaches to the measurement of brain activity or structure are particularly sought. Preference will be given to applicants with interests in development during late childhood and adolescence and its relevance for understanding trajectories of cognitive and neural change across the remainder of the lifespan. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate level courses in lifespan developmental psychology, cognitive neuroscience, and developmental cognitive neuroscience, and mentoring of doctoral, master’s-level, and undergraduate students. The successful candidate will become a faculty member of UT Dallas’ Center for Vital Longevity ( Their laboratory and primary office facilities will be located in the Center, a short distance from the UT Dallas Sammons Imaging Center and UT Southwestern Medical Center. Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent and demonstrate their commitment to excellence in research, teaching, and service, which includes a strong commitment to principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. All candidates are expected to work effectively in a highly collaborative, engaging, and dynamic environment comprising individuals of diverse backgrounds, skills, and perspectives. The appointment commences August 1, 2023. A doctoral degree is required. Mid-level and senior candidates, and junior candidates with postdoctoral training will be preferred.

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