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Assistant Professor, Psychology

Job description

Job Title: Assistant Professor, Psychology
Location: Americus, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 222474
About Us

Georgia Southwestern State University – a four-year institution – cultivates excellence in learning and teaching that encourages intellectual, personal, and social growth for students, faculty, staff, and the community. Georgia Southwestern State University is a comprehensive state university within the University System of Georgia that offers a full range of bachelor degree programs, along with selected master’s and specialist degree programs.

Georgia Southwestern is committed to serving the needs of its developing region with educational programs for high school, for professional and technical graduates; post-graduate professional training; research and business services; and cultural enrichment. Through its national and international affiliations, the University links Southwest Georgia with the global economy and actively fosters a greater understanding of international business and culture.

Job Summary Georgia Southwestern State University: The Department of Psychology/Sociology is accepting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Psychology position to begin Fall, 2021. The successful candidate will join a collegial nine-person department. The teaching load is 12 hours per semester, in addition to advising and committee work. We seek a psychologist (specialization open) to teach the following courses: Experimental Psychology, Health Psychology, Cross-cultural psychology, and Introductory Psychology.

Required Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Psychology at the time of appointment.

Required Documents to Attach

Please attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence teaching effectiveness (if available), transcripts, and contact information for three references. Review of applications begins January 19, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information about the university, college, and department, you may visit our website at http://www.gsw.edu.

Contact Information

For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Resources by phone at 229-931-2000 or by email at [email protected].

For technical support, please call the Shared Services Center at (877) 251-2644 or [email protected].

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating eligibility for employment with Georgia Southwestern State University, as determined by Georgia Southwestern State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check and drug screen.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Southwestern State University is an equal opportunity employer. As such, the University takes affirmative action to preclude discrimination in recruiting, transferring, training and terminating of employees because of race, color, creed, age, sex, national origin, veterans status, disability or any other reason in accordance with applicable state and federal statutes, executive orders and other regulations which prohibit discriminatory employment practices.




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Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 4/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time