Saint Mary's College invites applications for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor of Developmental / Clinical Psychology, beginning Fall 2020. Faculty contractual responsibilities require a teaching load of six courses in the academic year.
The responsibilities for this position will include teaching sections of Human Development, Infancy & Childhood, Psychopathology, and Introductory Psychology. The successful candidate should be prepared to teach other courses as well, potentially including Theories of Counseling, Psychology of the Family; Culture, Race & Ethnicity; Adult Development; The Exceptional Individual; or Personal & Professional Adjustment. It is anticipated the person in this position will also teach in the College's signature Collegiate Seminar and Jan Term programs.
Other duties include: Maintaining an ongoing research program into which SMC student researchers can be integrated. Participation in departmental and college activities including committee work and curriculum development is expected. The candidate should have a strong commitment to academic advising and mentoring to a diverse student population.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the mission of the College, which is informed, animated and expressed through its Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions.
Saint Mary’s College of California is a private, Catholic, comprehensive and co-educational university that engages students in rigorous critical thinking, promotes social justice, and educates for human fulfillment consistent with its liberal arts, Catholic and Lasallian traditions. The de La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff who value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring Saint Mary’s heritage to life. Located on a stunning 420-acre campus in the Moraga Hills outside of San Francisco, Saint Mary’s is known for its rigorous liberal arts education and its high quality graduate programs, including business, education, counseling, leadership, and the arts. Saint Mary's has a diverse student body of approximately 4,000 students, and the College’s practices and policies reflect a commitment to inclusive excellence and a community in which all are valued, respected and supported.
For more information about Saint Mary's mission and history, see: http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/about-smc/our-mission.