Visiting Assistant Professor in Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Wesleyan University invites applications for a one-year visiting faculty position at the assistant professor level in psychology. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in developmental or clinical areas, but will consider other areas of specialization. Responsibilities include teaching multiple sections of statistics and survey courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. Additionally, the successful candidate will serve as an academic advisor for undergraduate psychology majors. The visitor course load is five courses per academic year. Candidates should have a Ph.D. completed in 2020. The Department currently has 18 full-time faculty members in the areas of neuroscience, psychopathology, cognitive, developmental, cultural, and social psychology. Wesleyan faculty have a strong commitment to both scholarship and undergraduate teaching. The appointment will begin September 1, 2020.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. completed by June 2020. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries about this position can be sent to Anna Shusterman, chair of the search committee ().