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Assistant Professor
Psychology Department

Swarthmore College

Swarthmore, PA
Swarthmore College – PSYCHOLOGY AND NEUROSCIENCE. Located in the suburbs of
Philadelphia, Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college whose mission
combines academic rigor with social responsibility. Swarthmore has a strong institutional
commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment
practices and actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional
qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society
and world. The Department of Psychology announces a tenure-track position at the assistant
professor level to begin in the fall semester, 2013. We seek applicants who use the tools of
neuroscience to study psychological processes. We welcome applicants who work in cognitive
neuroscience, affective neuroscience, social neuroscience, or clinical neuroscience. We seek an
individual with both a strong commitment to teaching and an active research program that can
involve bright undergraduates. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory and advanced
undergraduate courses in neuroscience and psychology. The Department has resources intended to
support a research program in neuroscience, including EEG/ERP equipment. Applicants should
submit a letter describing their teaching and research interests, a current CV, reprints or preprints
of recent work, and three letters of recommendation. Consideration of candidates will begin
immediately, and we expect to bring candidates to Swarthmore for interviews starting in
mid-October. Applications and letters should be addressed to the Psychology and Neuroscience
Search Committee, Dept. of Psychology, Swarthmore College and sent in pdf format to the
following email address: psych@swarthmore.edu. Inquiries may be made to Barry Schwartz,
Department Chair, at bschwar1@swarthmore.edu or 610-328-8418.

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