Associate Professor of Experimental Psychology

Experimental Psychology

University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Overview

  • Posted on: 19th Nov 2021
  • Salary: Grade 10a: Combined University and College Salary: £48,835 to £65,574 per annum, plus substantial additional benefits including a College housing allowance of £20,000 per annum (if applicable) and a Supplementary Duties Allowance of £5,132.86 p.a.
  • REF: 154567
  • Closes: 14th January 2022
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full Time

Job Details

Associate Professor of Experimental Psychology

Department of Experimental Psychology in association with John’s College

Grade 10a: Combined University and College Salary: £48,835 to £65,574 per annum, plus substantial additional benefits including a College housing allowance of £20,000 per annum (if applicable) and a Supplementary Duties Allowance of £5,132.86 p.a.

Associate Professorship of Experimental Psychology

Department of Experimental Psychology in association with John’s College

Applications are invited for an Associate Professorship of Experimental Psychology based at the Department of Experimental Psychology, Oxford, with effect from 1 September 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. The post is in association with a Tutorial Fellowship at St John’s College.The Associate Professor will join a dynamic and collaborative department whose aim is to conduct world-leading experimental research to understand the psychological and neural mechanisms relevant to human behaviour and to translate these findings into evidence-based public benefits and mental health and wellbeing, education, industry, and policy.

The main duties of this post will be to conduct an independent research programme in your area of psychological science, and to contribute to teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in the department through lectures, practical classes and supervision, and to college teaching and tutorials. Within this broad focus, we particularly encourage applications from those with expertise in complex cognitive processes including reasoning, intelligence, learning, memory, and perception. There is ample opportunity for appointments at the intersection of these areas of specialism and other key areas priorities including behavioural change, artificial intelligence, and health and well-being. We welcome research that helps embed experimental psychology in real-world contexts and brings tangible societal benefits, in line with our commitment to supporting impact.

You should have a doctorate in Psychology or a related science; an ability to contribute to teaching and training of undergraduate and graduate students; a strong and developing track record of research in the psychology of development or language and allied fields; and current research funding or an independent research track record likely to attract competitive research grant funding. You will also be expected to participate in the administration of St John’s College and the Department of Experimental Psychology.

An attractive financial package is offered to the successful applicant, including a College housing allowance (if applicable) of £20,000 per annum plus other benefits.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the ‘Apply’ link herein.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 14 January 2022. Interviews will be held during the week commencing 7 February 2022.

Applications are particularly welcome from women, black and minority ethnic candidates who are underrepresented in academic posts in Oxford.

Contact Person :

Professor Kia Nobre, via the EA to the Head of the Department

Vacancy ID :

154567

Contact Number :

Closing Date & Time :

14-Jan-2022 12:00

Contact Email :

hod.office@psy.ox.ac.uk

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