Assistant Professor in Psychology
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Posted Tuesday, October 15, 2019

JOB TITLE: Assistant Professor in Psychology
POSITION NUMBER:  
HIRING SUPERVISOR: Department Chair
DIVISION:  College of Art & Science
DEPARTMENT: HSSC
TYPE:  Full-Time

JOB DUTIE:  The Department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Communication at Lawrence Technological University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Psychology (tenure track), to begin August 2020.   Assistant Professor of Psychology (tenure track) specializing in social media and/or complex networks analysis with focus on cognitive neuroscience as it relates to mental health, self-esteem, group dynamics, online ecology, tribalism, trust, politics, etc. The candidate will be actively engaged in quantitative, computational and empirical research, conversant in statistical analyses, research methodology and design, with interest in supervising undergraduate research projects. An earned Ph.D. in psychology with emphasis on social media, a record of peer-reviewed publications, and a strong interest in social media or network analysis research are required. Postdoctoral experience and grant experience are highly desirable.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Ph.D. in Psychology with emphasis on social media a record of peer-reviewed publications, and a strong interest in social media or network analysis research are required. Postdoctoral experience and grant experience are highly desirable. 2 yrs. teaching experience.

Lawrence Technological University (LTU) conducts pre-employment screening on initial candidates for all positions, which may include but is not limited to, a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, license, certifications, and/or verification of work history.

Lawrence Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be received by December 1, 2019.

Applications must be sent electronically to scidean@ltu.edu and include, in a SINGLE PDF FILE, the following: a cover letter describing interest and qualifications, a complete curriculum vitae including previous collaborations and names of five references, statements of research interests and teaching philosophy, and copies of three, most-relevant publications.


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