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[Xmca-l] Fwd: [COGDEVSOC] Postdoctoral scholar position at UVa

This is a real great opportunity for someone interested in play and
education. Angeline Lillard is
a terrific scholar and person to work with.

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From: Angeline LIllard <asl2h@eservices.virginia.edu>
Date: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 at 9:04 AM
Subject: [COGDEVSOC] Postdoctoral scholar position at UVa
To: cogdevsoc@lists.cogdevsoc.org

The University of Virginia's Early Development Lab, under the direction of
Dr. Angeline Lillard, seeks applicants for a Postdoctoral Research
Associate to participate in research on pretend play in early childhood
and/or Montessori education. Applicants with interest and experience in
epigenetics and neuroimaging as they pertain to those topic areas are
especially encouraged to apply. Candidates must have completed all
requirements for a Ph.D. in Psychology or related field prior to the start
date. Candidates must have at least 4 years of experience in conducting
research with young children, time spent as a student will be considered.
This is a one-year appointment; however, appointments may be renewed for an
additional year, contingent upon available funding and satisfactory

The University of Virginia is consistently ranked as a top public
institution. Situated within iconic and historic Charlottesville, Virginia,
with convenient airport and interstate access, we are located within one
hour of Richmond and two hours of Washington D.C. Charlottesville is
consistently ranked as one of the most livable cities in America. The
postdoctoral affairs website at the following URL provides more information
on resources for postdocs at the University of Virginia:

To apply, candidates must complete a candidate profile through Jobs@UVa (
https://jobs.virginia.edu) and electronically attach the following: cover
letter, curriculum vitae, and the contact information for three
professional references; search on posting number 0619053.

Review of applications will begin July 8, 2016; however, the position is
open until filled. The start date is anticipated to be in the fall of 2016.

Questions regarding the position and application process should be directed
to Rich Haverstrom at rkh6j@virginia.edu.

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to
making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action
employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are
encouraged to apply.

Angeline Lillard
Professor of Psychology
Developmental Area Head
Editor, Journal of Cognition and Development

109 Gilmer, PO Box 400400
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22904

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