Assistant or Associate Professor, Psychology

Baltimore, Maryland
May 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

About Notre Dame of Maryland University:

Notre Dame of Maryland University, a selective liberal arts university, transforms the lives of its students. Confident, capable learners and leaders thrive in the vibrant, personal community at Maryland's distinguished women's college, located in Baltimore with satellite locations throughout Maryland. The University's history enriches innovative opportunities, as students immerse themselves in research, study abroad and service to the global community. Women and men succeed in our College of Adult Undergraduate Studies, Graduate programs and, the School of Pharmacy. Graduates excel as leaders in careers, communities and families - and transform the world.

Staff and faculty enjoy a collaborative, fast-paced, and challenging work environment. In recognition of your hard work, the University offers a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision, as well as retirement and tuition remission for you and your eligible dependents.


Job Description:

The Psychology Department of Notre Dame of Maryland University proposes to fill a tenure-track, assistant or associate professor position beginning on August 15 of academic year 2017-18:

Experimental Psychology - Candidates must have a Ph.D. in psychology or behavioral neuroscience. Experience working with animals is required. Background in neuroscience preferred.

The Psychology Department delivers the following curricula: (1) general psychology consistent with the APA guidelines for undergraduate psychology and (2) behavioral neuroscience. Faculty members teach in a variety of class schedules, including daytime, evenings, and online for both programs.



Preference will be given to individuals who have demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching in at least some of the following areas: introduction to psychology, social psychology, quantitative and/or qualitative research methods, learning and motivation, sensation and perception, physiological psychology, neuroscience and cognition.

The department desires to welcome colleagues who value teaching in a liberal arts and sciences environment and who have a particular interest in undergraduate education and a commitment to undergraduate research. The faculty member in this position will have her/his own animal laboratory which she/he will manage. The department values the integration of gender and culture into course content. Experience and/or interest in service-learning is desirable. Faculty are expected to be deeply involved in the life of the University, including advising students, contributing to committee work, and participating in major University events. Faculty members are expected to pursue an active research agenda and to support student research and practicum experiences.


Additional Information:

Non-Discrimination Policy: Notre Dame of Maryland University does not discriminate in offering equal access to its educational programs and activities or with respect to employment terms and conditions on the basis of age, ancestry, color, creed, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or protected veteran's status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policy: Chief of Staff, Notre Dame of Maryland University, 4701 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210, 410-532-5109.

Notre Dame of Maryland University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Application Instructions:

All applicants must include:

  1. Current Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover letter - can be addressed to Maria Mouratidis, Chair & Professor, Psychology Department
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Transcripts
  5. Teaching evaluation forms, if available
  6. Three letters of recommendation

Only complete applications submitted through the portal will be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately. For more information about the position, please contact Maria Mouratidis at

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