Assistant Professor of Psychology - 9 Month Tenure Track - MRGC
Posting DetailsInstructions to applicants
Submit letter of interest with statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, curriculum vita, official transcripts, three original letters of recommendation.Job TitleAssistant Professor of Psychology - 9 Month Tenure Track - MRGCLocationEagle PassDepartmentDept of Natural & Behavioral SciencesJob No.Posting Date05/12/2020End DateUntil FilledYesAppointment Date08/24/2020Salary$50,000Required
A Ph.D. in psychology or a closely related field, from an accredited college or university. Eligibility for employment in the United States. The candidate selected will teach a wide range of undergraduate classes across the psychological field, including human development, cognition, human sexuality, health psychology, and research methods.Preferred
A focus in developmental psychology, cognitive psychology, or health psychology.Primary Responsibilities
Teach junior and senior level psychology courses with course load of 12 course hours per semester (four courses per semester). Course delivery includes face-to-face, teleconference, and online formats. Other responsibilities include student advising, program assessment/coordination, committee work, and engagement in scholarly inquiry. Travel to three teaching sites as needed. Summer teaching might be an option.
Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times.Other Information
This position is security sensitive.
Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
Rio Grande College (RGC) is an upper level teaching division of Sul Ross State University with campuses in Del Rio, Eagle Pass and Uvalde. MRGC is a non-residential university offering undergraduate and graduate courses in the Humanities, Behavioral and Natural Sciences, Business, and Education. MRGC serves approximately 1,000 students per semester in the middle Rio Grande region. Most students are part-time, first generation in college students.Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Transcript 2
- Transcript 3
- Transcript 4
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