Lausanne (CH): Professor

University: Professor in statistics in psychology (15178)

UNIL is a leading international teaching and research institution, with over 5,000 employees and 15,500 students split between its Dorigny campus, CHUV and Epalinges. As an employer, UNIL encourages excellence, individual recognition and responsibility.

In order to complete our team, the Faculty of social and political sciences and the Institute of psychology are looking for a

tenure track assistant professor for an associate professorship
associate professor
in statistics and quantitative data analysis in psychology

Expected start date in position : 01.08.2020 / to be agreed
Contract length : tenure track assistant professor: 2 years, renewable twice (6 years in total), associate professor : 6 years renewable
Activity rate : 100 %
Workplace : University of Lausanne, Dorigny

Your responsibilities

In your functions, you will have to:

Teaching (45%)
Six hours of teaching a week, throughout the year, at Bachelor (BA) and Master (MA) levels, determined in accordance with institutional requirements
Supervision of MA dissertations and PhD theses.

Research (45%)
The post-holder will be expected to pursue their own research and to collaborate with members of the Institute of Psychology (IP) on joint research projects. S/he will contribute to the development of a statistical consulting and data analysis service for members of the Institute of Psychology.

Administrative responsibilities (10%)

Detailed job description in pdf:

Your qualifications

In order to complete our team, we are looking for someone with the following skills :

  • Doctorate in psychology, statistics or equivalent;
  • Good academic teaching record in the field of statistics in psychology;
  • Wide-ranging experience of collaboration with psychology research teams;
  • Practical experience of statistical consulting;
  • Proven research record of applied statistical methods in psychology;
  • Good international networks.

What the position offers you

We offer a nice working place in a multicultural, diverse and dynamic academic environment. Opportunities for professional training, a lot of activities and other benefits to discover.

Contact for further information
Mr Jérôme Rossier

Your application

Deadline : 31.01.2020

Candidates are invited to submit their application in PDF format via the online recruitment system containing a cover letter, academic CV (including list of publications), copies of diplomas and qualifications and five main publications. Only applications submitted via the online system will be considered.

References: maximum three contact names with e-mail addresses are sufficient. There is no need to solicit them at this stage of the application; we will do it if necessary.

Additional information

UNIL is committed to promoting gender equality and diversity and strongly encourages applications from female candidates.

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