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Instructor Posting ‑ Psychology and Neuroscience Department

Posted by Psychology and Neuroscience Department on December 14, 2018 in Job Postings

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at Dalhousie University invites applications for a 10-month limited-term appointment as Instructor. The position is available beginning July 1, 2019. Job candidates should have a graduate degree in Psychology or Neuroscience and have teaching experience at the undergraduate level, and preferably in the coordination and development of psychology/neuroscience lab demonstrations and report writing. Experience with first-year students and familiarity with team-teaching will be considered an asset, as will experience with management and development of web-based course materials.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the coordination, organization, and administration of the team-taught courses Introduction to Psychology I and II, and the instruction, organization, and administration of Experiential Learning in Science Communication.

Applications will be reviewed starting January 14th, 2019 until the position is filled. Applications should be sent to Dr. Leanne Stevens, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 4R2 (FAX 902.494.6585: email: Applications should include a summary of previous teaching experience, statement of teaching interest, a curriculum vitae, evaluations received in previously taught university courses; and a completed Self-Identification Questionnaire, which is available at: All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.