Professor of Psychology

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
08 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
06 Dec 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description

The Department of Psychology seeks to appoint a tenured professor whose interdisciplinary research and teaching explores multifaceted factors that guide and affect human behavior. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, computational cognitive neuroscience, behavioral genetics, gene by environment interactions, developmental cognitive neuroscience, neuroeconomics, or cross-disciplinary approaches to human social behavior. The successful appointee will be expected to strengthen links between the Department of Psychology and the broader scholarly community interested in human behavior. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2016. The professor will teach and advise at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Basic Qualifications

Candidates are required to have a doctorate.

Additional Qualifications

Demonstrated excellence in teaching and research is desired. Candidates should also evince intellectual leadership and impact on the field and potential for significant contributions to the Department, University, and wider scholarly community.

Special Instructions

Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements to http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/6093.

Questions regarding this position can be addressed to nock@wjh.harvard.edu. Applications will be considered starting on July 1, 2015.

Contact Information


Contact Email nock@wjh.harvard.edu

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.