Postdoctoral Scholar - Department of Psychological Science
Open September 6th, 2018 through October 6th, 2018
The Department of Psychological Science at the University of California, Irvine invites applications for a non-tenure track appointment as a Postdoctoral Scholar. The initial position will be for a one-year period. The position is dependent on grant funding and may be renewed annually.
Candidates are sought to work on a study of large-scale community traumas (e.g., natural disasters) and their aftermath. A Ph.D. in Psychology or a related field is required. Prior work in disaster mental health is highly recommended. Previous experience managing large datasets is required. Expertise in multi-level modeling, weighting population-based samples from complex longitudinal surveys, and experience with STATA are preferred.
Application Procedure: Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, representative preprints/reprints, and names of referees to:
Roxane Cohen Silver Department of Psychological Science University of California, Irvine 4201 Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway Irvine, CA 92697-7085
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.
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