VisionScienceList: faculty position - University of Nevada, Reno

Michael, Webster (
Tue, 13 Jan 1998 00:33:40 -0800 (PST)

Please bring this job announcement to the attention of anyone who might be

Thanks, Mike Webster

University of Nevada, Reno. The Department of Psychology invites
applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in
EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY. Preference will be given to research specialties
that are compatible with the existing research emphases of the program
(perception, cognition or animal behavior), or are in closely related
areas (e.g. cognitive neuroscience). Applicants should have a strong
record of research and potential for external funding, and demonstrated
ability to contribute to program teaching requirements at both graduate
and undergraduate levels. Strong quantitative skills and postdoctoral
experience are desirable. A Ph.D. is required by time of appointment.
Competitive salary and start-up funds are available. The University is set
in an attractive location, both for scholarship and recreation. In
addition to experimental, the Department has doctoral programs in clinical
psychology and behavior analysis, and participates in an interdisciplinary
social psychology doctoral program. Review of applications will begin on
March 1, 1998, for a start date in Fall, 1998. Applicants should send
vitae, representative publications, a statement of research and teaching
interests, and at least 3 letters of recommendation to: Michael Webster,
Chair, Experimental Search Committee, c/o Peggy Hart, Department of
Psychology / 296, University of Nevada, Reno NV 89557. Female and minority
candidates are encouraged to apply. The University of Nevada, Reno is an

For informal inquiries please contact
Mike Webster (702-784-6820) or (