Assistant Professor of Psychology

Harvard, Massachusetts, United States
04 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Aug 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Department of Psychology

Position Description

The Department of Psychology anticipates making a tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level to begin July 1, 2019.
We seek candidates with core expertise in clinical psychology/clinical science whose research programs also bridge to other domains in psychology, neuroscience, or related disciplines. Our interest is less in specific areas than it is in innovation and excellence. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. Candidates at all levels are encouraged to apply.

Basic Qualifications

Candidates must have a strong doctoral record and have completed their Ph.D.

Additional Qualifications

Candidates should have demonstrated a promise of excellence in both research and teaching. Teaching duties will include offerings at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Special Instructions

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, up to three representative reprints, and names and contact information of three to five references. In addition, please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted to http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/8336. The application will be complete only when all three letters have been submitted.

Contact Information

Elizabeth Spelke
Marshall L. Berkman Professor of Psychology

Contact Email


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, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.