Department Chair/Associate or Full Professor

Job description

Position Title Department Chair/Associate or Full Professor

Requisition 201800023F

Rank Associate/Full Professor

FLSA status Exempt

Hiring Salary

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track

College College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department Dept of Psychology and Philosophy


Refer Applicants To

Donna Desforges

Search Committee Co-Chair

Phone 936-294-1178  Email [email protected]  


Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

Responsibilities include degree program planning and implementation, advocacy for all members of the department, planning for programmatic growth (including the possible creation of a School of Psychology and/or partnerships with SHSU’s planned medical school), faculty recruitment and evaluation, budget and resource management, student advising and recruitment, teaching in one’s area of expertise, adhering to SACS and APA standards and coordinating assessment efforts, supporting faculty and student research, fostering excellence in teaching, research, and service among the faculty, and other duties requested or assigned by the administration.

Educational Requirements for the Position

Qualifications include a doctorate in psychology (area open).

Experience Required for the Position

A record of excellence in scholarship, teaching, and service.

Other Requirements for the Position

Previous administrative experience is preferred.

Special Instructions Summary

In addition to the required documents listed in this posting, interested candidates must also submit a statement setting out one’s leadership philosophy and a statement explaining one’s approach to fostering an inclusive environment among diverse faculty, students, and staff. Applicants must also submit contact information for five references that the committee may contact, three of whom may be the reference letter writers.

Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.




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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/20/2018
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