The Department of Psychology at Lycoming College invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Cognitive Neuroscience to begin July 2020. Lycoming College is a small liberal arts college located in north central Pennsylvania (http://www.lycoming.edu) and offers both Psychology (BA, BS) and Neuroscience Majors and Minors. Faculty members teach three courses a semester, with typical class sizes of 20 to 30 students. The successful applicant will be able to teach Introductory Psychology, Research Methods, and an upper-level laboratory class in Cognitive Psychology/Neuroscience. Additional Cognitive Neuroscience courses can be taught based on applicant preference. The successful applicant will have clear evidence of high quality teaching skills, a commitment to liberal arts education, and the ability to establish a research program and supervise undergraduate research.
A Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience is strongly preferred, but ABD’s in their final stages of completion will also be considered.
Applicants should send cover letter, curriculum vita, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, three letters of reference, reprints of publications, a research statement and statement of teaching philosophy, and student evaluations (if available). Electronic submission of application materials is required in PDF format preferred. Please reference “Assistant Professor of Psychology” in the subject line of the email.
Application submission preferred by October 25, 2019; review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Post-offer, pre-employment drug screen conducted. EOE
Internal Number: 092519
About Lycoming College
Lycoming College is a National Liberal Arts College of about 1,300 students located in Williamsport, PA, a small city of 30,000 serving as the hub of the emerging Marcellus Shale Gas industry. Nestled in the mountains of central Pennsylvania, Williamsport is centrally located about three hours from New York City, Washington DC, and Philadelphia. The area offers ample opportunities for cultural entertainment and outdoor recreation.