FPA00417P Position Title
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Psychology Department
Sponsored Research Position Status
Full-Time Position Type
Temporary Months per Year
12 Months Work hours
35 hours per week Start Date (For temporary positions only)
8/1/21 End Date (For temporary positions only)
7/31/22 Position Band/Level
Faculty Pay Range Will Letters of Recommendation be required from references?
Yes Job Summary
Applications are invited for a full-time postdoctoral fellowship position in Dr. Daniel Peterson's Human
Memory Laboratory at Skidmore College. A grant from the James S. McDonnell Foundation will support
an investigation of basic and applied memory research. Minimum Qualifications
• PhD in Psychology or closely related field
• Strong experimental & statistical skills
• Ability to work independently Preferred Qualifications
• Programming skills (e.g., Java, Python, R, E-PRIME)
• Experience with data collection online (e.g., Amazon Mechanical Turk)
• Experience in working in a diverse educational environment EEO Statement
Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
The college encourages candidates from under-represented groups and individuals who have demonstrated experience with diverse populations who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service to apply.
Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.
CREATIVE THOUGHT MATTERS. Special Instructions to Applicant
The anticipated start date is August 1, 2021 but is negotiable.
The initial appointment is for one year with the opportunity of renewal for additional years.
Review of applications will begin February 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled
Please use this link to apply: http://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/3888Posting Date
11/12/2020 Open Until Filled
Yes Closing Date Quicklink for Posting
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Will you have a Ph.D. in hand by the date of appointment or an advanced ABD by the date of the appointment?
Documents Needed to Apply Required Documents
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- List of Three References
To apply please click here!