Assistant Professor Applied Social and Community

Raleigh, NC
Aug 25, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00104608

Primary Function of Organization Unit: NC State is a research extensive land grant institution serving more than 34,000 students and is located in Raleigh, NC, the state capital ( This geographical location offers access to major intellectual and cultural resources, including the Research Triangle Park, Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the National Humanities Center. The School Psychology is an APA-accredited and NASP-approved Ph.D. program. Additional information about the university ( or the department ( may be accessed on the web. The Department of Psychology consists of 29 faculty members, the staff of the advising center, the staff of the Psychoeducational Clinic, and the six members of our office staff, as well as over 750 undergraduate majors and 120 graduate students pursuing their doctoral degrees. The faculty are outstanding scholars, many of whom have won awards for teaching and research and/or are fellows in the major professional societies in Psychology. Faculty have received research grants and training grants from the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes for Health, the National Institute on Aging, the Army Research Laboratory, the Army Research Institute, the Department of Education, and numerous companies.

Essential Job Duties: North Carolina State University seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor for its Ph.D. program in Applied Social and Community Psychology to begin Fall 2019. We are especially interested in individuals who focus on health disparities and/or implementation science with a foundation of training in social, community or health psychology. Successful candidates will have a strong record of research productivity, the potential to develop an independent, externally-funded research program, and a commitment to teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels. The Applied Social and Community Psychology program emphasizes social justice, inclusiveness, and diversity, and welcomes applicants who will apply their scholarship and engagement towards these goals.

Minimum Education/Experience: Ph.D. in relevant discipline by August 16, 2019.

Department Required Skills: Evidence of an ability to work with interdisciplinary collaborative teams, including collaborations across the university, private, non-profit, government, and education sectors. Strong capacity to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels, including the capacity to mentor doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: NA

Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A

AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at "":http// Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs