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The Department of Psychology and the Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia University invite applications for up to two tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level to begin July 1, 2015. For the full job listing and to submit an application, please visit the Columbia University jobs site.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014 and will continue until positions are filled.

Congratulations to Raphael Gerraty and Rebecca Martin for being the first recipients of the Edward E. Smith Memorial Award in Cognitive Neuroscience! News
Congratulations also to Kirsten Frazer, Kate Turetsky and Christine Webb for being this year's recipients of the Richard Christie Memorial Award in Social-Personality Psychology!! News
Professor Carl Hart has been awarded the prestigious PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award for his book High Price. The award honors literary excellence in writings on physical and biological sciences.News
Professor Carl Hart testified before Congress about his research on marijuana use, drug policy and its effects on minority populations. News
The Huffington Post discusses rejection sensitivity and coping strategies with Professor Geraldine Downey. News
Professor Valerie Purdie-Vaughns has been awarded the Lenfest Distinguished Faculty Award. The Lenfest Awards were established in 2005 to recognize exceptional teaching and mentoring. News


Colloquium Series

 2014-2015 Schedule

September 10, 2014
Nim Tottenham
Columbia University
October 1, 2014
Art Arnold
October 8, 2014
Geoffrey Cohen
Stanford University
October 22, 2014
Barbara Fredrickson
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
November 5, 2014
Paul Shaw
Washington University,
St. Louis
November 12, 2014
Nick Turk-Browne
Princeton University
December 3, 2014
Todd Heatherton
Dartmouth College
March 4, 2014
Arie Kruglanski
University of Maryland
April 1, 2015
Dacher Keltner
April 15, 2015
John O'Doherty
California Institute of Technology
April 29, 2015
Karen Parker
Stanford University
May 6, 2015
Senior Honors Presentations
Columbia University
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