Assistant Professor - Psychology

  • University of Wyoming, Psychology Department
  • Laramie, WY, USA
  • Oct 28, 2019
Full time Psychology

Job Description

THE UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Cognitive or Applied Cognitive Psychology, to begin August 2020,



Position responsibilities include: graduate and undergraduate teaching (2:2 load), academic advising, research supervision of graduate students, and the development of a productive research program. We provide lab space, internal grant opportunities, and competitive start-up fundsFor detailed information about the department, see: Questions about the position or application process should be directed to Narina Nunez, Chair of the Search Committee ( 

Preferred and Required Qualifications


Required: A PhD or ABD by August 31, 2020, and evidence of research productivity and high quality teaching.


 Interest and background to teach core courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Research area is open, but preference will be given to psychologists whose research complements existing departmental strengths in Psychology and Law or Cognitive Psychology / Cognitive Development. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with others is preferred.

Application Details

Complete the online application and upload the following: letter of application describing research program and teaching interests, a curriculum vita, selected publications, and teaching evaluations or other documentation attesting to teaching effectiveness, and have three letters of reference sent to Cheryl Hamilton ( 




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Application Deadline

Nov 15, 2019