Psychology - Assistant Professor

Kentucky, United States
Competitive Salary
Feb 01, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Teach undergraduate and master’s level courses including physiological psychology, biological bases of behavior, and courses in the faculty member’s area of specialization; establish an active research program; direct undergraduate and graduate theses; engage in service activities at the department, college, and university levels.

Required Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Psychology. The Ph.D. must be completed by the date of appointment (ABDs with a documentation plan of completion by appointment date will be considered). Candidates must be able to teach courses in biopsychology and must provide evidence of excellence in teaching, the ability to establish an active research program, and the interest and ability to involve undergraduate and master’s level graduate students in their research as well as to direct undergraduate research projects and graduate theses.

Preferred Qualifications:  
Preference will be given to candidates who can make use of our departmental psychophysiology research lab that currently includes multichannel systems that can handle bioelectrical signals (e.g. heart rate, EEG, EMG, skin conductance, etc.) as well as bioamplifiers for electroencephalography, electromyography, and electroculography.

Application Deadline: February 27, 2021. To apply please visit:

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Murray State University is an equal education and employment opportunity, M/F/D, AA employer.