Assistant Professor of Psychology

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  • Psychology
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Full Time
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    Assistant Professor of Psychology

    School of Behavioral and Social Sciences

    Overview

    The Psychology Program at St. Edward's University is seeking qualified applicants at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek candidates with a commitment to undergraduate education and mentoring, strong communication skills, and collegiality.

    In line with the St. Edward's University mission statement the campus is actively engaged in the pursuit of social justice, and candidates must demonstrate an appreciation of and commitment to diversity. An inclusive faculty body is highly valued as we strive to create a diverse learning environment to prepare our students for success in a global and multicultural world.

    Responsibilities

    The successful candidate will join an active department to teach four courses per semester, advise undergraduate students, pursue faculty development efforts, and participate in the wider life of the university and community. Teaching responsibilities will include core courses (e.g., Introductory Psychology, Statistics, Research Methods), as well as advanced courses in the major.

    Qualifications

    Ph.D. in Psychology required. Strong commitment to, and potential for excellence in, undergraduate teaching and collaborative research with students is required. Successful completion of an employment and/or criminal history background check required.

    HOW TO APPLY

    Application Process

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until November 1, 2019. Applicants should send cover letter, CV, teaching statement, research statement summary (1 page), transcripts (unofficial at this stage or a list of courses completed in graduate school), and the names of three references, electronically to https://stedwards.applicantpro.com/jobs/1150306.html

    In your cover letter, please describe your lived experiences that prepare you to contribute to diversity and inclusion at St. Edward's University.

    EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:

    St. Edward's University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

    ABOUT ST. EDWARD'S UNIVERSITY

    Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 5,300 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. It is an exciting time to be part of the St. Edward's community as the university increases its global engagement to educate students for the opportunities and challenges of a 21st century world. The Department of Psychology offers a B.A. degree in Psychology and a B.S. degree in Behavioral Neuroscience, and is part of the School of Behavioral and Social Sciences. The internet address for the University is http://www.stedwards.edu/academics/schools/behavioralandsocialsciences.

    OTHER ITEMS TO KNOW

    Sponsorship:

    We are not offering sponsorship at this time.

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    Background Checks:

    A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.

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    Posted: 7/31/2019
    Application Due: 11/7/2019
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