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Cognitive Science Faculty

Department/Program: College of Graduate and Professional Studies

Type: Full-time

Location: Pleasant Hill

The College of Graduate and Professional Studies at John F. Kennedy University (JFKU) is seeking a full time faculty with proven track record of teaching and research in the area of Cognitive Science starting Spring Quarter in April, 2014.

Applicants of this full time position are expected to teach18 units at the graduate level annually, to develop a program of research/scholarship, initiate and apply for research grants, assist in curriculum development, participate on dissertation committees, graduate college committees, and serve as mentor to the program’s doctoral students.

Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in Psychology with a concentration in Cognitive Science or the equivalent or a related field, and a minimum of two years teaching in a college or university setting and commitment to diversity in all aspects of education. Also desired are: practice in applying for research grants, experience with adult students and excellent communication / interpersonal skills.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The salary range will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank and will be commensurate with experience.

To apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to and put Cognitive Science Core Faculty in the subject line, fax to 925.969.3451, or mail to:

John F. Kennedy University
100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

John F. Kennedy University is an affiliate of the National University System.