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Faculty Positions in Affective Neuroscience

Texas A&M University

College Station, TX
As part of an ongoing effort to enhance the strength of an interdisciplinary research initiative in affective science, the Department of Psychology (http://psychology.tamu.edu) at Texas A&M University invites applications for an open-rank tenure-track faculty position with research interests in affective neuroscience, broadly construed, to begin Fall 2017. This position will complement and bolster a world-class core of researchers focused on understanding the psychological and neural processes underlying emotion and its regulation. In this search cycle, priority will be given to affective scientists studying dispositional or situational moderators of emotion, including culture, ethnicity, gender, status, and/or personality traits. The successful candidate will contribute to one or more existing graduate programs. The University has created a state of the art research facility to support fMRI and PET, and an interdisciplinary neuroscience program (http://tamin.tamu.edu). Applicants should have an outstanding record of research achievement, demonstrated potential for or evidence of extramural research funding, and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education. A Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience, or a closely-related field is required. To apply, please send electronic copies of a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, statements on research and teaching, 3-4 sample research publications, and 3 reference letters to Dr. Brandon Schmeichel at affectiveneuro@tamu.edu. The search committee will begin reviewing applications October 15, 2016 and will continue to review new applications until the position is filled. Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a policy of being responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.

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