The Department of Psychology at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, NJ invites applications for an RU Inclusive Excellence postdoctoral fellowship, with a start date of September 1, 2021. The department seeks an individual whose background would contribute to and enhance the diversity of the department and the field of Psychology (see below for further details). The position is a one-year position with an option for a one-year renewal. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Psychology, Neuroscience, or a closely related discipline by the time of appointment – area of specialty is open. The successful applicant will be expected to develop and maintain an active research program, pursue extramural postdoctoral funding to extend the original appointment, and teach two classes per year at the undergraduate level in the field of psychology.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Psychology, Neuroscience, or a closely related discipline by the time of appointment – area of specialty is open.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The department seeks an individual whose background would contribute to and enhance the diversity of the department and the field of Psychology at large in either of, or a combination of, the following three ways:
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