Assistant Professor of Psychology

Location
Chula Vista
Posted
Feb 22, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Community College

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PSYCHOLOGY
10-MONTH, TENURE TRACK POSITION
Southwestern College


RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the direction of the Dean, the School of Arts, Communication and Social Sciences is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Psychology, who will work under the direction of the Dean. The Assistant Professor will be involved with curriculum development, leadership in promoting interdisciplinary programs and projects, furthering the use of instructional technology within discipline, and initiation of grant projects when relevant.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master's in Psychology OR Bachelor's in Psychology AND Master's in Counseling, Sociology, Statistics, Neuroscience or Social Work OR the equivalent OR a valid California Community College Instructor Credential in Psychology.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to teach across the discipline with an emphasis in Research Methods (PSYC 255) and Data Analysis in Psychology (PSYC 270 and 271). Desire to provide leadership integrating the AD-T research core into the psychology program and to work with the Psi Beta Honors Society to provide students the opportunity to present research at national conferences. Ability to contribute to other shared governance duties within the department and at the college. Demonstrated ability to work with students from historically underrepresented populations and a strong commitment to student equity.

SALARY & BENEFITS:
Upon initial employment, full-time faculty members are placed on the salary schedule based upon years of experience and education. The maximum initial placement for experience is Step 6. Faculty members are encouraged to continue their professional development through additional study qualifying them for advancement on the salary schedule. For current salary schedules and information on salary placement visit our website at www.swccd.edu. Excellent fringe benefits.

STARTING DATE: August 16, 2018 (Fall Semester)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: All application materials must be received online by 11:59 p.m., Friday, March 30, 2018. Screening of applications will begin shortly thereafter. Any application received after the deadline is not guaranteed a review. Position open until filled.

FAXED AND E-MAILED MATERIAL WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, HOWEVER, APPLICATION MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT OUR COLLEGE WEBSITE, https://jobs.swccd.edu/postings/2482

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Submit the following application materials on-line at https://jobs.swccd.edu/postings/2482
	
	(1)	Letter of application (cover letter)
	(2)	Employment Application
	(3)	Resume
	(4)	Unofficial copies of college transcripts with date degree conferred
	(5)	Writing Sample: Include a recent scholarly writing sample, such as, published piece of work, conference paper or graduate writing sample. This piece should be representative of your academic contributions to the discipline of communication.
	
Foreign degrees require an evaluation for United States equivalency from an agency having membership with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. Upon offer of employment, the successful applicant must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

It is the sole responsibility of the applicant to ensure that all application materials are received by the deadline date.

All materials included in your application packet become District property,
will not be returned, will not be copied, and will be considered for this opening only.

INTERVIEW TRAVEL COSTS MUST BE BORNE BY THE APPLICANT.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer and in compliance with the American with Disabilities Act,
Southwestern Community College District will make reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities.

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