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[Readvertisement] Assistant Professor (Psychology)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
College of Social Sciences, Department of Psychology
Date Posted:
December 20, 2016
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins January 27, 2017
Salary Information:
Commensurate with training and experience
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time

Other Conditions:
  • Position to begin August 1, 2017, subject to position clearance and availability of funds. The Department of Psychology, College of Social Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, in Honolulu, Hawaii, invites applications for an Assistant Professor who will contribute to the Clinical Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience areas of the department. The specific area of research focus is open and should be relevant to the fields of clinical psychology and neuroscience, broadly defined here as affective, behavioral, or cognitive neuroscience.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Teach courses in clinical psychology and neuroscience which might include behavioral neuroscience and psychopharmacology at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and other courses such as neuropsychological assessment.
  2. Supervise and mentor MA and PhD students in both clinical psychology and behavioral neuroscience.
  3. Establish an active scholarly research program that could include basic and applied research that bridges the areas of clinical psychology and the biological bases of behavior.
  4. Seek extramural funding.
  5. Participate in department, university, and community service.
  6. Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. Applicants should have a PhD in clinical psychology and graduate coursework or other training in neuroscience or the biological bases of behavior.
  2. An academic and research background that spans clinical psychology and the broad field of neuroscience.
  3. A record of research achievement commensurate with time in the field.
  4. A demonstrated record of extramural funding and/or demonstrated potential to secure extramural funding.
  5. Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses that span the department concentrations of Clinical Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience and to mentor students including MA and PhD students in these concentrations.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Post-doctoral research experience in related area.

To Apply:
Apply online at , by submitting cover letter that addresses the minimum and desirable qualifications; a curriculum vitae; a statement of research experience and interests; a copy of latest college transcripts (copies are acceptable, however, official transcripts will be required upon hire); evidence of teaching ability, such as summaries of course evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy, experience, and interests; up to three representative publications, and three letters of recommendation, providing name, address, telephone number and e-mail address of letter writers. Please also submit a diversity statement that addresses past experience, activities and future plans to advance equity, inclusion, and diversity in your professional career. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement.
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