The Department of Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh announces a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level, pending budgetary approval, in Biological and Health Psychology to begin Fall of 2019. The Biological and Health Psychology Program is a premier research and training program emphasizing multilevel, multidisciplinary, and mechanistic approaches to understanding behavioral contributions to chronic disease, health behaviors, and well-being throughout the lifespan. We seek candidates who will help us build on one or more of our established areas of interest. We are especially interested in candidates whose work examines mechanisms of reward and self-regulation in addiction and health behavior; biological or molecular processes linking behavior and health; lifespan longitudinal processes in behavior and health; and social health disparities.
The review of
applications will begin immediately, with complete applications received by
October 15, 2018 receiving full consideration. Applications should be submitted
electronically by sending a cover letter, CV, statements of research and
teaching interests, diversity statement, up to three representative
publications, and three letters of recommendation sent directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. The subject heading of recommendation letters
should include the applicant's last name and the word Recommendation. Inquiries regarding the
position can be addressed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Professor
Thomas Kamarck (email@example.com). Further information about the Department of Psychology
is available at: http://www.psychology.pitt.edu. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human
dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.