Dean of the Faculty


One-Year Position in Learning and Comparative Psychology

The Reed College Psychology Department seeks applicants for a one-year position in Learning and Comparative Psychology to begin August 2019.  We especially welcome applications from candidates with a background in behavioral neuroscience that complements their learning and comparative expertise. The selected individual will teach four courses (two each semester), including a team-taught introductory psychology course with a laboratory and at least one other course with a laboratory component.  In addition, the person will supervise year-long senior thesis projects. Candidates must be at least ABD.

Reed College is a community that believes that cultural diversity is essential to the excellence of our academic program. In your letter of application, please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or community service might support Reed College's commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in the College's diversity statement ( Applications should include a CV, statements of research and teaching interests, three letters of recommendation, and any other materials that will help us assess the candidate's research and teaching experience. Review of applications will begin February 1, 2019. Send materials to Tim Hackenberg, chair of the search committee, at

Deadline: Review of applications will begin February 1, 2019