| Biological, Cognitive, and/or Cognitive Neuroscience Psychologist The Department of Psychology at Hillsdale College invites applications for a one-year visiting professor position (rank open) in Biological Psychology and/or Cognitive/Cognitive Neuroscience Psychology, to begin in August 2012. The department anticipates conducting a tenure-track search in the fall of 2013 and the visiting professor is invited to apply. The successful applicant will teach courses including biological psychology and/or cognitive psychology, introductory psychology, and courses in special areas of interest. Hillsdale faculty are first and foremost teachers (with an average class size of 15) and mentors, and are welcome and encouraged to pursue their own original research.
Hillsdale is a small (1350 full-time, residential students), fully-accredited, nonsectarian, independent college of liberal arts, committed to the Western tradition, informed by Judeo-Christian faith, and dedicated to excellence in teaching undergraduate students. A liberal education at Hillsdale College entails the study of things inherently worthwhile - things that are good, true and beautiful. Hillsdale students are known for their intellectual curiosity and capacity (ACT average 29; SAT average 1980) as well as their love of learning. Hillsdale is consistently ranked among America’s best colleges by National Review, Forbes, The Princeton Review, and U.S. News & World Report.
The candidate should have fulfilled all requirements for the Ph.D. by the time of appointment in August 2012. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Complete applications will include: a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, transcripts, statement of teaching interests, and at least three up-to-date letters of recommendation. Within the statement of teaching interests there should be a considered response to the College’s Mission Statement (http://www.hillsdale.edu/about/history/mission.asp) that includes a discussion of the candidate’s ability to teach in the light of its commitments. Send materials to: Dr. Jon Fennell, Dean of the Division of Social Sciences, Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI 49242. Email inquiries may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE.
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