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Position Announcment: NAMBURY S. RAJU ENDOWED CHAIR Illinois Institute of Technology

  • 1.  Position Announcment: NAMBURY S. RAJU ENDOWED CHAIR Illinois Institute of Technology

    Posted 13 days ago

    Dear Colleagues:

    With apologies for cross-posting.

    Illinois Institute of Technology Nambury S. Raju Endowed Chair. The Department of Psychology at Illinois Institute of Technology welcomes nominations and applications for a nationally and internationally prominent scholar to potentially hold an endowed faculty chair at the full or associate professor level. The Nambury S. Raju Endowed Chair was established in 2011 to recognize the contributions of Prof. Raju to the areas of psychometrics and quantitative industrial-organizational psychology. Candidates should possess a doctoral degree in psychology or a related field. Area of specialization is open, and candidates with expertise in quantitative methods and analytics are particularly encouraged to apply. The applicant should have an exceptional record of achievement in publication and teaching and be active in professional organizations. We strongly encourage candidates from diverse and/or underrepresented backgrounds to apply. The holder of the Nambury S. Raju Endowed Chair is expected to maintain an active program of research, publish research in top-tier journals, actively seek external research funding, engage in multidisciplinary collaboration with scientists and practitioners, and be committed to both undergraduate and graduate education.

    The Department of Psychology offers undergraduate degrees in Psychological Science, Behavioral Health and Wellness, and Applied Analytics, as well as three scientist-practitioner graduate programs, in Clinical Psychology, I-O Psychology, and Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling. Faculty and students work in a collaborative atmosphere both within and between programs. More information on the Department of Psychology can be found at https://www.iit.edu/psychology. Illinois Institute of Technology is located in the vibrant city of Chicago, with a wide range of opportunities for research and consulting.

    Nominations should be sent to Dr. Scott B. Morris at scott.morris@iit.edu. Applicants should send of letter of interest that includes a statement of research and teaching interests, particularly highlighting areas showing a commitment to diversity, and curriculum vitae. Subsequently, persons selected for further consideration will be required to identify at least three references and reprints may be requested. Send applications to iitpsych_search-group@iit.edu, or alternatively mail to Psychology Search Committee, 3424 South State Street, Tech Central room 201, Chicago, IL 60616. For questions regarding the position, please contact Dr. Scott B. Morris at scott.morris@iit.edu or 312-567-5932. Review of candidates will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. Illinois Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty and student community. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, Veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

    Kristina Bauer
    Illinois Institute of Technology
    Chicago IL