Assistant Professor of Psychology, Oakland University (Quantitative Psychology)

The Department of Psychology at Oakland University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in QUANTITATIVE PSYCHOLOGY at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall, 2016. Area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to candidates whose primary research interests complement those of existing faculty. A market competitive salary plus excellent fringe benefits are provided.

Qualified applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in Psychology or a related area at the time of appointment, have the ability to teach courses in basic and advanced statistics at the undergraduate and graduate levels, show the potential to develop a productive research program, and be prepared to mentor graduate students in our rapidly expanding M.S. and Ph.D. programs. In addition to collaborative opportunities with the faculty of the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, well-developed mechanisms are in place for establishing and funding multidisciplinary research across Oakland University faculty and the William Beaumont Health System.

Oakland University is a state-supported comprehensive research institution with over 20,000 students located in a suburban area 30 miles north of Detroit. Oakland University is an ADVANCE institution, one of a limited number of universities in receipt of NSF funds in support of our commitment to increase diversity and the participation and advancement of women and underrepresented minorities in STEM.

Applicants must submit electronically a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a statement of professional interests and goals regarding teaching and research, and up to three representative reprints, preprints, or working papers at Applicants must also provide contact information for at least three letters of reference. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Martha Escobar, Search Committee Chair, Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Oakland University is an equal opportunity employer, and women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.