Visiting Assistant Professor, Psychological Sciences

Notre Dame, Indiana
Jan 30, 2018
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Saint Mary’s College Department of Psychological Sciences invites applications for a one-year visiting position to begin August, 2018 in any area of psychology with the ability to teach some combination of the following:  introductory, personality, cognitive, applied and/or courses in the candidates’ area.  The individual in this position will teach three courses per semester based on the needs of the department and the teaching interests of the successful candidate. 

A Ph.D. in Psychology or related field is preferred; however, candidates that are A.B.D. will be considered.  The successful candidate will contribute to the mission of the college which promotes a life of intellectual vigor, aesthetic appreciation, religious sensibility, and social responsibility.  Saint Mary’s College has a mission-driven responsibility to be diverse, inclusive, and equitable.  The Department of Psychological Sciences emphasizes excellence in writing and student engagement in research and internships. 

Saint Mary’s is a competitive, private undergraduate Catholic women’s college with an emphasis on quality teaching and student-faculty research collaborations.  Saint Mary’s College is located in Notre Dame, IN and is adjacent to South Bend, and ethnically diverse city of 120,000 people, in Northern Indiana, approximately 90 miles east of Chicago. 

Applicants should submit a cover letter which includes a statement of how the candidate addresses his/her commitment to diversity, vitae, available evidence of teaching success, and three (3) professional references electronically to [email protected] or via U.S. Mail to Dr. Karen Chambers, Saint Mary’s College, Spes Unica Hall, Box 90, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556. Review of applications will begin 2/19/2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its diversity at all levels-- students, faculty, and staff-- and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.