Dept of Psychology, Assistant Professor (Full Time, Temporary, One Year)
Department Summary: The Department of Psychology at Bridgewater State University is pleased to announce a full time, temporary, one year Assistant Professor position in Psychology to start Fall 2016. Bridgewater State University is a four-year comprehensive university in southeastern Massachusetts serving over 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students via opportunities for close student/faculty interaction and a commitment to social justice. Two-thirds of our students are first-generation college students, students of color, and/or Pell Grant recipients; BSU is committed to the achievement of academic excellence by students from diverse backgrounds. BSU is primarily a teaching institution, with ample opportunity for research (especially in collaboration with students). The psychology department has a large subject pool and ample lab space.
Essential Duties: This position requires teaching undergraduate courses in Social Psychology and Statistics. Other responsibilities include advising undergraduate students, and providing service to the department and university.
Required Qualifications: Applicants must have completed their Ph.D. in Psychology (area open) on or before September 1, 2016. Applicants should have the ability to meet the responsibilities identified above and present evidence of excellent teaching. Applicants should have experience as the primary instructor for at least one psychology course.
Special Conditions: Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
EEO Statement: Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.
Special Instructions: Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position: *a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.