Instructor, Psychology (One year appointment)Position Title:
Instructor, Psychology (One year appointment)Job Category:
University FacultyJob Type:
Rogers Park-Lake Shore CampusLocation Code:
PSYCHOLOGY (02119A)Department Name:
PSYCHOLOGYIs this split and/or fully grant funded? :
NoDuties and Responsibilities:
Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology invites applications for a Temporary, One-Year Instructor Appointment (non-renewable) for academic year 2021-2022. The department has 33 full-time faculty, serves 1,200 undergraduate majors, and has PhD programs in clinical, developmental, and social psychology. We also administer (jointly with Biology) an undergraduate major in Neuroscience with more than 600 students. For further information about the department, please visit http://www.luc.edu/psychology/.
This search is part of a University-wide, multiyear hiring initiative designed to hire outstanding teachers who are reflective of our diverse student body. Of special interest are candidates who can further the University’s efforts to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Teaching responsibilities include 8 courses per year. We are particularly interested in candidates who can teach courses in Psychological Perspectives on the Experience of Globalization, Judgment and Decision Making, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Prejudice, Statistics, and Research Methods.Qualifications:
All applicants must have a PhD in psychology or a related discipline and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. Candidates for the position must clearly demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and have a record of (or clear potential for) student mentorship. The candidate should be willing to support the mission of LUC and the goals of a Jesuit Catholic Education.Minimum Education and/or Work Experience:
PhD in psychology or a related disciplineOpen Date:
08/09/2021Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applications must be submitted via www.careers.luc.edu.and should include a current CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, detailed evidence of teaching excellence, and a letter of interest that outlines the applicant’s qualifications. Applicants should also submit the names and email addresses of three individuals prepared to speak to their teaching qualifications. Referees will not be contacted immediately but may be contacted at a later point in the review process. Supplementary materials (if any) may be sent to:
Raymond H. Dye, Jr., Ph.D., Chair
Department of Psychology
Loyola University Chicago
1032 West Sheridan Road
Chicago, Illinois 60660
Review of applications will begin on June 21, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.
Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty. The University seeks to increase the diversity of its professoriate, workforce and undergraduate and graduate student populations because broad diversity – including a wide range of individuals who contribute to a robust academic environment – is critical to achieving the University’s mission of excellence in education, research, educational access and services in an increasingly diverse society. Therefore, in holistically accessing the many qualifications of each applicant, we would factor favorably an individual’s record of conduct that includes experience with an array of diverse perspectives, as well as a wide variety of different educational, research or other work activities. Among other qualifications, we would also factor favorably experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to an academic career or degrees.
As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition. To learn more about LUC’s mission, candidates should consult our website at www.luc.edu/mission/. For information about the university’s focus on transformative education, they should consult our website at www.luc.edu/transformativeed.Quick Link for Posting:
PROVOSTNumber of Vacancies:
1Desired Start Date:
06/14/2021Open Until Filled: