Department Chair/Associate or Full Professor
Position Title Department Chair/Associate or Full Professor
Rank Associate/Full Professor
FLSA status Exempt
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
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.