Faculty Employment Opportunities

Position Information
Position Rank: Full Time Tenure Stream - Assistant Professor
Discipline/Field: Cultural Psychology
Home Faculty: Health
Home Department/Area/Division: Psychology
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2012

Department of Psychology
Cultural Psychology

Applications are invited for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Cultural Psychology, at the Assistant Professor level. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Psychology or a relevant field. We are seeking a scholar with extensive research experience in working on the dynamics of culture within a psychological framework. This position is not tied to a specific area of the Graduate Program areas of the Psychology Department, as cultural psychology cuts across many areas of research cognition, clinical, developmental, personality and social. Applications will be considered from candidates with a strong publication record in the area of cultural psychology, although we particularly welcome applications from those working in the area of mental health, broadly defined. The successful candidate must be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

The start date is July 1, 2012. Salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative Action Program can be found on York's website at www.yorku.ca/acadjobs or a copy can be obtained by calling the affirmative action office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Applicants should send their curriculum vitae and a summary of teaching and research interests and experience, and three letters of reference, by November 1, 2011, to: Chair of the Cultural Psychology Search Committee, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3, Tel: 416.736.5116. Fax: 416.736.5814. E-mail: psychair@yorku.ca.


Posting End Date: November 1, 2011