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University of California - Merced Announces Positions in Health Psychology/Behavior Medicine

University of California - Merced, has one position open at either the Assistant (tenure-track) or Associate/Full Professor (tenured) level in health psychology/behavioral medicine. Research focus within this area is open, and candidates with clinical research interests are welcomed. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing psychology faculty at a new UC campus, and to contribute to program development. UC - Merced is experiencing strong developments in interdisciplinary health sciences research and education. We seek outstanding scholars who will establish and fund creative research programs; contribute to the building of a specialization in health psychology/behavioral medicine; participate in the development of innovative, interdisciplinary research programs; and, teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate will have a doctorate in health psychology/behavioral medicine or a related field; a strong publication record; interests in program-building; a commitment to excellence in teaching; and at the Associate/Full Professor levels, a strong record of leadership and external funding. UC - Merced is an AA/EOP Employer with a strong commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. Please contact Professor Linda Cameron (lcameron@ucmerced.edu) for more information. Please submit application online at http://jobs.ucmerced.edu/n/academic/position.jsf?positionId=4102. For the assistant professor level, four letters of recommendation should be sent by the letter writers to: ssha.ref.health12-13@ucmerced.edu. Applications must be received no later than December 3, 2012, in order to be considered.