The Department of Psychology at Virginia Tech seeks an outstanding scholar for a tenure-track faculty position in Cognitive Neuroscience or Computational Neuroscience, broadly defined, to begin Fall 2024. The successful candidate will join a dynamic and growing community of scholars focused on research questions at the intersection of psychology and neuroscience at Virginia Tech. This reflects a major investment in recent faculty hires and research infrastructure across the Department of Psychology, Department of Human Development and Family Sciences, Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, School of Biomedical Engineering, School of Neuroscience, and Center for Human Neuroscience at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at Virginia Tech Carilion. The candidate will be expected to establish an externally funded research program, mentor graduate trainees, teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and participate in departmental service. Virginia Tech recognizes the critical importance of diverse teams of scholars. It seeks to diversify its faculty along multiple dimensions, bringing talent, experience and insights from multiple perspectives to solve the most pressing challenges in the psychological sciences. Virginia Tech is a public global land-grant university, committed to research, teaching and learning, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT- https://www.inclusive.vt.edu/ serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community(https://www.inclusive.vt.edu/Programs/vtpoc0.html), which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members.
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