Call for Expression of Interests for Associate Professor and Assistant Professor positions in Psychology

Scouting Internazionale per la definizione di profili di Professore Associato e di Ricercatori a Tempo Determinato tipo B per i Macrosettori Concorsuali 11/E1 (Psicologia Generale, Psicobiologia e Psicometria) e 11/E4 (Psicologia Clinica e Dinamica) nell’ambito del Progetto Dipartimenti di Eccellenza del Dipartimento di Psicologia Generale dell’Università degli Studi di Padova.
(Call for Expression of Interests for Associate Professor and Assistant Professor positions in Psychology, in the context of the “Departments of Excellence” project of the Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Italy).
 
The Department of General Psychology at University of Padova invites expressions of interest for Associate Professor (tenured) and Assistant Professor (3-year tenure track position leading to Associate Professor) positions in Psychology, in the subdisciplines of human experimental psychology (perception, cognition, language), cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology, quantitative psychology and psychometrics, or clinical psychology. The Department is consistently top-ranked in the Italian research assessment exercise (VQR) and has been recently flagged as “Department of Excellence” within the Italian university system; it offers a lively research environment and excellent infrastructure in terms of laboratories and state-of-the-art equipment. Successful candidates will carry out their research activities in the context of a 5-year project funded by the Italian Ministry for Education, University and Research to support the development of “Departments of Excellence”. The teaching load, defined according to national and local regulations, is set to 120 hours per year for Associate Professors and 80 hours per year for Assistant Professors, including both undergraduate and graduate teaching.
Applicants should have an outstanding track record of publications, as evidenced by articles in top-tier journals, a promising research agenda, the ability to attract research funding, and excellent teaching experience (especially for the Associate Professor level). Applications from scholars with international backgrounds is particularly encouraged.

Applicants are required to submit their CV (including bibliometric indexes) and a motivation letter to: direzione.dpg@unipd.it (please note that no reply will be provided to the e-mails). Deadline: 18 May 13:00 (time zone: Rome, Italy).