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Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Developmental Neuroscience)

Florida State University
Florida State University, Tallahassee
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Dec 9, 2022

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The Department of Psychology at Florida State University invites applications for a tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Psychology. We are seeking candidates who take a developmental lens in their research and use human neuroscience methods. The start date of the position is August 2023. The Psychology Department is very active in research, with Ph.D. programs in clinical, cognitive, developmental, neuroscience, and social. The successful candidate will be a multidisciplinary researcher affiliated with the developmental and neuroscience areas as well as other areas in the department if appropriate. Candidates with a doctoral degree in any area of psychology or neuroscience will be considered, including, but not limited to, developmental, educational, social, clinical, school, cognitive, or affective. Special consideration will be given to those who use fMRI, fNIRS, and/or EEG methods. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in neuroscience. Candidates must have a strong publication record, high potential for external grant funding, and a commitment to excellent teaching with a diverse student population. The Department of Psychology is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty, staff, and students. Individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in Psychology are strongly encouraged to apply.

Our department has a vibrant faculty, outstanding resources, a favorable teaching load, and a collegial atmosphere. FSU has a growing neuroimaging group, thanks to a state-of-the-art research-dedicated MRI center featuring a 3T Siemens Prisma scanner, an MR-compatible high-density EEG system, MR-compatible TMS and tES systems, and peripheral equipment. Florida State ranks in the top 20 of National Public Universities (U. S. News & World Report).

Candidates should provide a cover letter, CV, copies of up to three representative preprints/reprints, brief statements of research, teaching, and contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and the names and contact information of three individuals from whom letters of recommendation could be solicited. To apply go to: (Job ID 53154). Review of applications will begin October 15th, but applications will be accepted through November 30th. Inquiries about the position may be directed to the search committee chair, Colleen Ganley ( For more information about the Psychology department see and the multi-departmental Program in Neuroscience, see

Florida State University is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:


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