The Department of Psychology at Florida State University invites applications for a tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience, with a start date of August, 2020.  Candidates in all areas of human Cognitive Neuroscience (broadly construed) will be considered.  We are particularly interested in candidates who utilize fMRI and can add to our growing neuroimaging group. Candidates must have a strong publication record, high potential for external grant funding, and a commitment to excellent teaching. 


The Psychology Department faculty is very active in research, with Ph.D. programs in cognitive, neuroscience, social, clinical, and developmental. FSU has a state-of-the-art research-dedicated MRI center featuring a 3T Siemens Prisma scanner, an MR-compatible high-density EEG system, MR-compatible TMS/tES system, and peripheral equipment. Florida State ranks in the top 20 of National Public Universities (U. S. News & World Report).


Candidates should provide a CV, copies of 3 representative preprints/reprints, brief statements of research and teaching interests, and arrange for at least 3 letters of recommendation to be sent on the candidate’s behalf. To apply go to: (Job ID 46390). The application deadline is November 1. Inquiries about the position may be directed to Colleen Kelley, search chair ( For more information about our department see


Florida State University is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and students. FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:

Individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in Psychology are strongly urged to apply.