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Posting Date
September 21, 2018
Position Title
Assistant Professor of Quantitative Psychology
Vacancy #
Academic Affairs
Job Description

The Psychology Department at Montclair State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in Quantitative Psychology, area open, to begin September 2019. Candidates are expected to teach quantitative methods courses in undergraduate and graduate MA and PhD programs, maintain an active research program with publications in top-quality journals and pursue external funding.

Qualifications & Requirements

The ideal candidate should have broad training in psychology and quantitative methods, demonstrated excellence in teaching, evidence of scholarly productivity commensurate with experience and plans to pursue external funding. Area of specialization is open but should be well-developed and complement the department’s current specializations (I/O, Clinical, Developmental, Cognition, Social, Neuroscience, Health). Publications in methodological outlets are desirable. We are especially interested in applicants whose research and teaching incorporate advance quantitative analyses, for example, multivariate statistics, hierarchal linear modeling or structural equation modeling. PhD in psychology with a strong background in quantitative methodology is required. Post-doctoral experience is preferred. Experience with grant writing, and with successful grant applications is highly desired.

Salary Range

Commensurate with experience.

Anticipated Start Date
September 1, 2019
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Applications should include a cover letter, resume, research teaching statements, representative publications and/or preprints along with three recommendation letters to the Quantitative Psychology Search Committee Chair at:

Please indicate V-F5 in both, cover letter and email subject heading. 

For inquiries about the position please contact, Dr. Pardo or Dr. Sandry at:

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