The Human Biology Program and Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University invite applications for a full-time non-tenure track Lecturer position focused on addictions with teaching responsibilities split between the two units (three courses per year in Human Biology and two per year in Psychological and Brain Sciences). Human Biology is a rapidly growing program employing innovative educational practices, including interdisciplinary team teaching, that promote a holistic approach to scientific issues as they relate to the biology of human beings. Faculty within the program are drawn from numerous academic departments across the College of Arts and Sciences. The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences represents the largest set of undergraduate majors in the College of Arts and Sciences, with 2,140 total majors spanning nine different academic credentials that include a Psychology B.A., a Psychology B.S., a Neuroscience B.S., and a newly created Clinical Science B.S.. The candidate is expected to complement and strengthen Psychological and Brain Sciences’ curriculum and should also be qualified to teach large introductory classes. A Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Psychology, Clinical Science, or a related field is required. Area of expertise should focus on addiction with clear relevance to contemporary human biology. Candidates should have strong communication and organizational skills, and documented evidence of classroom and/or laboratory teaching ability. Salary is commensurate with experience and full benefits are included. The expected start date is August 1, 2024. Although a permanent position, the initial appointment is for three years. This Lecturer position has a promotion track, with promotion to Senior Lecturer and then Teaching Professor. To apply, please submit (1) a cover letter describing your experience, educational background, research interests, and reasons for interest in the position; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) evidence of teaching ability; (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5) a diversity statement (1-2 pages with information and specific examples of past, present and future contributions to promoting equity, inclusion and diversity in your professional career), and (6) the names and contact information for three letters of references. Application materials may be submitted via https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/20709. Questions about the position should be addressed to the Human Biology Program ([email protected]). Review of applications will begin December 1, 2023. The search will remain open until the position is filled. The College of Arts and Sciences is committed to building and supporting a diverse, inclusive, and equitable community of students and scholars.
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