Date: Nov 5, 2021
Location: Waterloo, CA
Company: Wilfrid Laurier University
Faculty/Academic Area: Faculty of Science
Employee Group: WLUFA
Requisition ID: 2859
Position Title: PS365C Introduction to Neuropsychology
Term: Winter 2022 (Jan. 1 – Apr. 30)
Days/Times: T, R 8:30 am – 9:50 am
Hours per week/Hours Total: 3 per week/36 total
Anticipated Class Size: 50
Additional Course Requirements: None
Posted on: November 5, 2021
Posting ends: November 10, 2021
The functional consequences of brain damage with an emphasis on case studies of patients with disorders of attention, perception, memory, language, and motor control. Assessment tools used in the diagnosis and prognosis of such functional deficits will also be examined.
Qualifications – Required: Master’s Degree or minimum two years progress in doctoral program.
Qualifications – Discipline: Psychology
Qualifications – Areas of Specialization: Cognitive Neuroscience/Human Neuropsychology
Qualifications – Other: Refereed publications in the area of cognitive neuroscience and/or human neuropsychology required. Previous university teaching experience preferred.
Application Deadline: November 10, 2021
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Applications may be addressed to:
Department of Psychology
Wilfrid Laurier University
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