Visiting Assistant Professor Psychology
Search Status: Application material received by May 10, 2019 will receive primary consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.
Saint Francis University is a liberal arts institution with over 23 Division I athletic teams, university bands, cheerleading and dance team. The psychology department invites applications for a 1-year visiting position at the Assistant Professor level. This position is open to applicants who specialize in one of the following areas: Social Psychology, Health Psychology, Clinical Psychology or Counseling psychology. Successful applicants will begin fall 2019. Primary teaching responsibilities could include a combination of the following undergraduate courses: Social psychology, Personality, Abnormal psychology, Clinical and Counseling psychology, or Introductory psychology. The successful candidate will be expected to teach 12 credits per semester (fall and spring), with the exact courses determined on areas of expertise.
Applicants should have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, use of active pedagogies, multicultural education, and departmental and university governance. Interest in involving undergraduate psychology majors in community-based research or internship supervision is preferred. The Saint Francis University Psychology department has a strong track record in mentoring students for entry into graduate programs and for immediate post-graduate employment. SFU Psychology faculty members also have the opportunity to participate in various other curricular and co-curricular programs, including an interdisciplinary Social Responsibility Minor, interdisciplinary Neuroscience Minor, interdisciplinary Rural Cancer Survivorship Research Center, DiSepio Institute for Rural Health and Wellness, and the SFU general education program.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Psychology or a Psy.D. (qualified ABD’s will be considered).
To apply, fill out an online application at http://www.francis.edu/employment and submit a (i) letter of application, (ii) C.V., (iii) one-page statement of teaching philosophy, (iv) a brief statement of research interest (v) unofficial transcripts and (vi) three current letters of recommendation to email@example.com
Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE.