Assistant Professor, Developmental Psychology

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Posting #:F 22/2013
Posted:Oct 8, 2013
Employment Status:Probationary tenure-track
Faculty:Faculty of Social Sciences
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Job Summary

The Department of Psychology at Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario invites applications for two tenure-track positions in Developmental Psychology at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2014. For both positions the specialty within developmental psychology is open; applicants with a focus in the psychology of aging are especially encouraged to apply. One position will be filled by someone who has demonstrable expertise in advanced developmental statistics and who could teach statistics at the graduate level. These positions are subject to final budgetary approval. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Tim Murphy, Chair of Psychology, 905-688-5550 x4639, More information on Brock University can be found on the Universityís website, and the Psychology Departmentís website .


Applicants should have a completed Ph.D. in Psychology and submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, recent reprints, and evidence of teaching performance, all in hard copy format, to Dr. Tim Murphy, Chair of Psychology, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON, L2S 3A1. Applicants should also arrange for at least three letters of academic reference to be sent to Dr. Tim Murphy, Chair of Psychology; these may be submitted electronically or in hard copy,


Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2013, and will continue until the positions are filled. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and to identify themselves in their application letter as members of a designated group. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at and include the completed form with their application.