|Department of Psychology|
University of Alabama-Birmingham
| Position Description: The Department of Psychology at The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) invites applications for a non-tenure-track, 9-month position to begin July 1, 2012. Academic Rank will be Assistant Professor. The department has 25 primary faculty and 33 secondary faculty.
Position Requirements: The person selected for this position must have a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology, will be required to conduct research and teach courses. We are seeking an applicant with applied research interests in the area of transportation. The successful candidate will have training and experience necessary to oversee funded projects, write peer-reviewed manuscripts, mentor students, and teach at the undergraduate and graduate level. The candidate will be expected to openly communicate and collaborate with other social and behavioral scientists and programs at UAB and the community. The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Company Overview: UAB is a young, dynamic university that thrives on pushing the frontiers of science, medicine, the arts and humanities and in doing so, has garnered national and international respect.
o is ranked among the top 15 percent of U.S. colleges and universities by The Princeton Review;
o attracts over $400 million annually in external research funding and ranks consistently in the top 25 in funding from the National Institutes of Health;
o was named among the Top 5 Best Places to Work in Academia by The Scientist;
o has 8 hospital specialty programs that are among the nation's top 50 (and six are in the top 25) as ranked by U.S. News & World Report;
o is located in Birmingham, Alabama, which has been listed by Partners for Livable Communities as one of America's best places to live, work, and play.
Response Information: Send letter of interest, CV, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Karlene Ball, Chair, Department of Psychology, 1530 3rdAvenue, South, Campbell Hall Suite 415, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294-1170.
Please visit our department Web site at http://www.psy.uab.edu.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identify and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
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|Ad has been online since April 24, 2012|