Assistant Teaching Professor - Psychology
The Department of Psychology at Syracuse University invites applications for a full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of assistant teaching professor beginning August 2019. The initial appointment may be for up to three years, and is renewable dependent on program need and instructor performance. A candidate in this position should be able to teach at least one graduate course in social psychology, and undergraduate courses in social psychology and introductory psychology. Other courses may be offered according to one’s specialization. Further, candidates should demonstrate excellence in cultural competence, including the ability to communicate effectively with people across cultures. A successful candidate will demonstrate or have the potential to demonstrate excellence in both pedagogy and teaching. As with all faculty positions, there is an expectation to engage in service in the department, college, & university and to advise students
Qualifications: Ph. D. in relevant field required, Ph. D. in social psychology preferred.
Job Specific Qualifications: Candidates should demonstrate excellence in cultural competence, including the ability to communicate effectively with people across cultures.
The successful candidate will:
1. Teach 3 courses in fall and spring semesters.
2. Participate in curriculum maintenance, development and assessment within the department.
3. Engage in committee work and service activities in the department, college, & university.
More information about the department may be found at http://psychweb.syr.edu/.
Applicants must complete a brief online faculty application at https://www.sujobopps.com, job #074384. On this form, they will attach electronic copies of their curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing their teaching interests and experiences. Three letters of recommendation are required. Detailed instructions for uploading confidential recommendation letters into the system will be sent to references identified in the application.
Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.