Professor and Head of Studies, Psychology
Short info about job
Company: Yale-NUS College
Department: Division of Social Sciences
Salary: Not specified
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1522 3490875
Fax: +44-1483 2294189
Detail information about job Professor and Head of Studies, Psychology. Terms and conditions vacancy
Yale-NUS College, a collaboration between the National University of Singapore and Yale University, seeks to appoint an accomplished scholar to assume a senior role in the Psychology program. Applicants should be internationally recognised scholars with an active research profile and a commitment to creative and effective undergraduate teaching and mentoring. Applicants may have a specialization in any relevant area of Psychology.
The successful candidate would play a lead role in the continuing development and teaching of the Psychology Major and the Yale-NUS Common Curriculum (see http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/curriculum/common-curriculum). They would also maintain an active research profile in their specialist area. As Head of Studies they would shape the vision for the Psychology Major, lead curriculum development and coordination, recruit and mentor faculty, and uphold standards for promotion and tenure.
The position will be a tenured appointment in Psychology, which sits within the Division of Social Sciences. The appointee will be expected to commence their duties in time for the start of the 2018-2019 academic year. Salary, benefits, and leave policies will be competitive at an international level. Yale-NUS College is committed to supporting faculty research through various grants, research, and travel allowances.
The executive search firm Perrett Laver will support Yale-NUS College in identifying and evaluating candidates. Contact Perrett Laver for further information at [email protected] or +44 (0) 207 340 6200. Submit the following materials for full consideration: a cover letter explaining why the position is of interest; a full CV; statements on research interests and teaching experience/philosophy, including how these might fit with the College’s particular mission and curriculum; and the names and contact information of three academic referees. These can be uploaded at https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/ quoting reference number 2149.
Review of applications will commence on 15 September 2017 and will continue until the position is filled; early application is encouraged.
The College values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. For more information about Yale-NUS College, please visit http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/.
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