Sabancı Üniversitesi


Faculty Position in Social Cognitive Psychology

Published on 27.04.2014 01:21


The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabancı University, invites applications and/or nominations for a faculty position in Social Cognitive Psychology. The position is open as of September 2010, to mid-career candidates as well as candidates who have recently completed their PhD or are near completion.

We seek a scholar with a PhD in psychology, with strong specialization in social cognitive psychology, applied cognitive science, applied decision making with a solid theoretical background. Further specialization in one or more of the following areas is preferred: conflict analysis and resolution; social psychology, political psychology, self and identity, social cognition, naturalistic decision-making, psychology of education and learning. The successful candidate must have a strong record and potential for top quality scholarly publication, as well as promise of outstanding teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Sabancı University is a private, department-free, innovative academic institution. It is strongly committed to interdisciplinary research and teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. To meet this challenge, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is organized around multi-disciplinary degree programs including Conflict Analysis and Resolution (MA), Cultural Studies (BA, MA), Economics (BA, MA, PhD), European Studies (MA), History (MA, PhD), Management (BA) Political Science (MA, PhD), Social and Political Sciences (BA), Turkish Studies (MA), Visual Arts & Communication Design (BA, MA), and the Faculty of Management offers degree programs in Management(BA), Finance (MA), MBA, Executive MBA, Leaders for Industry (a dual degree offered with the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences) and PhD in Management and Organizations, Operations Management and Finance. The university admits top-ranking students for its undergraduate programs through a centralized university entrance examination. Faculty members are provided with excellent support, including housing facilities on its modern campus if available or a housing stipend. 

Applicants are asked to complete an online application form through the university website (Applicant Tracking System).

Additionally, a curriculum vitae, a clear statement of current and planned research and teaching activities, and at least three letters of reference should be sent via email to:

Mehmet Bac, Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences,

cc: Inci Ceydeli, Faculty Administrative Manager,