The Department of Psychology at Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario invites applications for a Canada Research Chair Tier 2 position in biological psychology at the rank of assistant or associate professor to commence July 1, 2020.
Our ideal candidate will use animal models to investigate the role of environmental factors in brain and behavioural development (e.g., epigenetics), with translational relevance to function in humans; have an outstanding record of research achievement; have demonstrated evidence of, or potential for, external research funding; have demonstrated commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching; and have a strong commitment to undergraduate mentoring and graduate student training at the MA and PhD levels. Applicants should have a completed Ph.D. in Psychology or a relevant, related discipline with post-doctoral training.
Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019.
Consistent with Brock University’s Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Action Plan, in recognition of the underrepresentation of members of the federally designated groups in the Canada Research Chairs program, and pursuant to Section 14 of the Ontario Human Rights Code, this position will be filled by a qualified candidate who self-identifies as a member of a visible minority, an Indigenous/Aboriginal person, or as a person with a disability.