Company Name:

Saint Mary's College


Notre Dame, Indiana

Approximate Salary:

Commensurate with Experience

Job Category:

Assistant Professor, Cognitive Psychology, Neuroscience

Work Setting:

University/4-Year College

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Education:


Date Posted:

September 30, 2019

Assistant Professor of Cognitive Psychology

The Saint Mary’s College Department of Psychological Sciences invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Cognitive Psychology to begin August 2020.

The successful candidate will teach Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Psychology lab, and some combination of Statistics, Research Methods, and Introduction to Psychology. The ability to teach Sensation & Perception or Psycholinguistics is a plus. Candidates can also develop and teach upper-level courses related to their expertise. The ability for the candidate to contribute to our growing interdisciplinary program in Neuroscience is highly preferred.

The individual in this position will teach three courses per semester based on the needs of the department and the teaching interests of the candidate. Qualified candidates whose teaching and research interests that are related, but not identical, to areas such as those described above, or a combination of those described above, are also encouraged to apply.

This position requires a Ph.D. either in Psychology or a related field. Candidates who are A.B.D. will be considered. All successful candidates will contribute to the mission of the college which promotes a life of intellectual vigor, aesthetic appreciation, religious sensibility, and social responsibility. The Department of Psychological Sciences particularly emphasizes excellence in writing and research, and strong candidates will have an interest in inclusive pedagogy. Saint Mary’s College has a mission-driven responsibility to be diverse, inclusive, and equitable.

Saint Mary’s is a competitive, private undergraduate Catholic women’s college with an emphasis on quality teaching and student-faculty research collaborations. Saint Mary’s College is located in Notre Dame, IN and is adjacent to South Bend, an ethnically diverse city of 120,000 people, in Northern Indiana, approximately 90 miles east of Chicago.

Applicants should submit a cover letter which includes a statement of how the candidate addresses their commitment to diversity, vitae, available evidence of teaching success, transcripts, and three (3) professional references electronically to or via U.S. Mail to Ms. Laura McCormack, Saint Mary’s College, Spes Unica Hall, Box 3, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556. Review of applications will begin Nov. 1st 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its diversity at all levels-- students, faculty, and staff-- and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.

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