Psychology Faculty

Paul Smiths
Aug 25, 2017
Institution Type
Community College



Psychology Faculty

Status: Full Time Faculty, Academic Year
Department: Environment and Society

The College:
Paul Smith's College, a private, teaching-focused, career-oriented undergraduate institution, is committed to experiential learning that blends together theory, practice, small classes, and individual attention to foster student learning. The Department of Environment and Society focuses on learning by doing--integrating academics and hands-on learning in the classroom, in the lab and in the world both at home or in one of our regular study abroad programs. We are situated on a beautiful lake in the midst of the Adirondack State Park in Northern New York. Our 14,000-acre campus is a perfect place for recreation, with miles of trails, pristine waters for paddling, our own Visitor Interpretive Center, and mountains for hiking, rock climbing and camping. As the only baccalaureate college in the Adirondack Park, Paul Smith's provides educational opportunities in a place of exceptional natural beauty. Year round recreational activities are readily available on our campus and all around it. Paul Smith's College is an equal opportunity employer which promotes a diverse and inclusive work environment. Applicants with diverse perspectives and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

The Position:
Paul Smith's College seeks a new full time faculty member with teaching responsibilities in Psychology. Target date for Spring 2018. The successful candidate will be involved with implementing a newly planned program and have the opportunity to develop and teach new courses. The successful candidate will teach courses in the core areas of undergraduate psychology, participate in assessment, advising, and other traditional faculty duties. The position provides an opportunity to mentor student guided research.

A doctorate in Psychology or closely related field is expected, however ABD candidates with strong teaching portfolios will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in Cognitive and/or Social Psychology.

To Apply:
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, current CV, a statement of their teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references. Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged and should be sent in Word or PDF format to:
Mailing address: Recruitment Manager, Paul Smith's College, PO Box 265, Paul Smiths, NY 12970.
Fax to: (518) 327-6161.

Paul Smith's College values diversity in the College community and seeks to assure equal opportunity through its continued Affirmative Action program. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V