Post-Doc, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA)

The Department of Psychology at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Personality Psychology. The candidate will be afforded the opportunity to work with any of the personality-oriented researchers at the university, including Jaime Derringer, Daniel Briley, Chris Fraley, and Brent Roberts. The postdoc will also teach one Psychology of Personality course per semester.

The ideal candidate will possess a Ph.D. in personality psychology or a closely related field of psychology, a record of published research, and strong statistical skills. Although not required, priority will be given to candidates with experience in/with and interests that align with the existing faculty including personality assessment, personality development, behavior genetics, statistical genetics, and attachment

The start date for this position is August 16, 2019

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit

Please send your CV and a short statement of interests to Brent Roberts ( Applications will be reviewed starting on May 6, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.