TT Faculty Position - Open Rank

The Department of Psychological Sciences at Kent State University invites applications for a tenure track position for the 2017-2018 academic year.  The position is open rank.  We seek an excellent scholar in any of the following fields:  Adult Clinical, Behavioral Neuroscience, or Clinical Health.   Candidates who fit with our focus on enhancing interdisciplinary and translational approaches to the study of mental and physical health are preferred. We welcome applicants who approach these problems from any level of analysis (e.g., from animal models to clinical interventions).

Our faculty are highly productive scholars who collaborate extensively.  The department offers outstanding research support and highly ranked doctoral programs in a collegial atmosphere.   A rich collaborative environment is supported by research and educational partnerships with multiple clinical partners throughout Northeast Ohio, outstanding research facilities for animal and human research, and the newly established KSU Brain Health Initiative.  Further information about the department is available on the website

Successful candidates should have an exemplary record of research productivity, including external research support and publications reporting original research in leading journals, a record of teaching effectiveness, and a commitment to mentoring graduate and undergraduate students.  Ph.D. in any area of Psychology or Neuroscience is required.

Review of applications will begin November 15th and continue until the position is filled.   Send application materials, including statements of research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, copies of publications and other supporting materials, summaries of teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation by e-mail to

Kent State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of the University’s faculty.



POSTED: Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 4:19pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 8:14am