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The Society for Mathematical Psychology promotes the advancement and communication of research in mathematical psychology and related disciplines. Mathematical psychology is broadly defined to include work of a theoretical character that uses mathematical methods, formal logic, or computer simulation. The Society journal is the Journal of Mathematical Psychology.

Quantitative Psychology Position at Michigan State University
Thursday, 04 October 2012 18:39

The Psychology Department at Michigan State University is seeking an outstanding psychologist with expertise in quantitative psychology for a tenure system appointment at the rank of assistant professor effective Fall 2013. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong program of visible research, seek external funding and commit to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching. We welcome applications from any area of quantitative psychology. We are especially interested in candidates who have interests in one or more of the following areas: advanced structural equation modeling techniques, Bayesian data analysis, computational modeling, longitudinal methods, measurement/psychometrics, meta-analysis, multilevel and latent variable models, multivariate analyses, propensity score analysis, and system dynamics. The person filling this position may affiliate with any of the six graduate programs within the department: Behavioral Neuroscience, Clinical, Cognition & Cognitive Neuroscience, Ecological-Community, Organizational, or Social/Personality. The ideal candidate will develop and use cutting edge quantitative methods that are substantively important to the psychological sciences.

For more information about the department, visit: Applicants must complete an online application at (posting #6844).  Applications should include a CV, statements of research and teaching interests, and three representative reprints. Please also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be emailed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (Attn: Quantitative Search). Consideration of applications will begin November 1, 2012, and continue until the position is filled. Persons with disabilities have the right to request and receive reasonable accommodation. MSU is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. Inquiries regarding this position should be directed to Dr. Timothy Pleskac at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .