Temporary Assistant Professor 9 Mo

Job description

Psychology & Counseling

Proposed Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience

Closing: 11/27/18

Type of Employment: Faculty

Employment Status: Full time (29-40 Hrs)

Location: ASU-Jonesboro

Position Summary:

The Department of Psychology and Counseling in the College of Education and Behavioral Science seeks a highly qualified Temporary Assistant Professor of Psychology for the Undergraduate Bachelor of Science Degree Program in Psychology. The position may be converted to a full time tenure track position after the first year, pending budget approval.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Teaching five courses per semester in the B.S. Psychology program may include, but not be limited to, General Psychology and other courses depending on applicant’s specialty.
  • Research space and support will be available and encouraged.
  • Summer teaching may be available.


Knowledge, skills, and abilities required or applicable to the position responsibilities and area of specialization, including special abilities.

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance


All faculty members are expected to assume student academic advisement responsibilities in addition to their regular teaching loads.

Applicants must attach a cover letter, CV with reference list, and statement of teaching to the online application. Unofficial transcripts from all colleges/universities should be emailed directly to: Dr. Christopher S. Peters, Chairperson of the Search and Screen B.S. Psychology Committee ([email protected]).

Minimum Qualifications:

A Doctoral Degree in Psychology (ABD acceptable) from a recognized accredited university.

A degree in psychology is required; however, the area of specialty is open.

Arkansas State University is a public, multi-campus higher education system with enrollment in excess of 22,000 students. Approximately 14,000 students attend the Jonesboro campus where the student body is diverse. The campus has a renewed focus on international student recruitment and capital campaign development. Jonesboro has a population of approximately 67,000 and is located 70 miles northwest of Memphis (www.jonesborochamber.org).

EEO Statement: It is the policy of Arkansas State University to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons; to prohibit discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, age, disability, genetic information, national origin, status as a veteran or other status protected by law; and to promote the full realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive continuing program of affirmative action.





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Posted: 10/29/2018
Application Due: 11/27/2018
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