Wayne State University — Assistant or Associate Professor, Social-Personality Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Wayne State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in Social-Personality Psychology beginning in August 2021. Candidates should have completed their Ph.D. by the time of the appointment. We are especially interested in applicants with a research program in interpersonal relations and group processes whose research focuses on stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination, OR judgement and decision-making including but not limited to attributions, attitude formation and change and/or cultural variations in these processes.

The successful applicant is expected to establish and maintain a productive and extramurally funded research program, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and mentor undergraduate and graduate students.

We anticipate review of applications will begin on November 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, research statement, teaching statement, up to three publications/preprints, and three letters of reference to the job posting on the WSU Online Hiring System. To apply, go to jobs.wayne.edu and search for posting number 045248. Letters of reference may also be sent to ad1033@wayne.edu. Questions concerning this position may be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee: Dr. Antonia Abbey, aabbey@wayne.edu.

WSU is a premier, public, urban research (R1) university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity, and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. Diversity among our faculty, students, and staff contributes significantly to our intellectual vitality and innovative spirit. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.