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Visiting Assistant Professor

Lake Forest College

Lake Forest, IL
LAKE FOREST COLLEGE, Department of Psychology, invites applications for a one-year VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, to begin August, 2014. We seek an individual with broad interests in psychology, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and evidence of scholarly productivity commensurate with experience. Ph.D. or ABD in psychology required. Applicants should expect to teach three undergraduate courses per semester. Classes are small (typically 15-30 students). Candidates in any area of psychology will be considered, but special attention will be given to candidates with a background in behavioral neuroscience or other areas of biological psychology. Specific courses taught would depend on the candidate’s area of specialization, but ability to contribute to Introductory Psychology Labs and/or the Research Methods & Statistics course sequence would be desirable. Applicants should send their graduate transcripts, a CV, teaching and research statements, sample syllabi, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and representative (p)reprints to: psychsearch@lakeforest.edu. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly by letter writers to the same e-mail address. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but must be received by December 16, 2013, to be assured full consideration. A highly selective liberal arts college located in a suburb of Chicago, Lake Forest College enrolls approximately 1,500 students from over 47 states and 78 countries. At Lake Forest College, the quality of a faculty member's teaching is the most important criterion for evaluation. The College also expects peer-reviewed publications and active participation in the College community. Lake Forest College embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and members of other historically underrepresented groups.

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