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Assistant Professor Psychology - Department of Psychology

Bowie State University
Bowie, MD

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Social Sciences, Psychology & Behavioral Science
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Posting Number:


Position Title:

Assistant/Associate Professor Psychology (Tenure Track)

Rank :

Assistant Professor 9115

Regular (PIN) or Long Term Contractual Faculty:


Open Until Filled:


Duties and Responsibilities :

The faculty will be responsible for curriculum instruction and will be an integral part of the student’s educational experience. The faculty member will provide engaged instruction, develop curricula, advise and support students, be responsible for evaluation of student learning, and provide evaluation methods appropriate to outcomes. The faculty member will teach eight (8) courses for the academic year; advise psychology majors and serve on departmental, college, and university committees. A commitment to teaching excellence, experience integrating technology into the teaching process and/or teaching in a variety of modes (hybrid and on-line courses). This is a full-time, nine-month tenure track position.

Conditions of Employment:

Offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of due diligence background check and verification of credentials. Proof of US citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment will be required prior to employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986).

Please be advised, COVID-19 vaccinations are not required but encouraged for all eligible students, faculty and staff returning to USM institutions. This protocol is subject to change.

Bowie State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


Teaching and research experience, especially at the undergraduate level; demonstrated proficiency integrating technology into teaching. There should be a record of and a commitment to research, scholarship activities and a strong teaching ability. Experience in grant writing and conducting research with undergraduate students is preferred. Experience in Research.


A Doctoral degree in Psychology is required.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities :

The successful candidate should be able to teach Statistics, Research Methodology and have Cognitive Psychology as an area of expertise. A commitment to teaching excellence, experience integrating technology into the teaching process and/or teaching in a variety of modes (hybrid and on-line courses) is necessary. This person should have knowledge in the general discipline of Psychology including an area of specialization. Candidate must have excellent communication skills; and the ability to work with students and colleagues from diverse backgrounds.





Bowie State University, a member of the University System of Maryland (USM), is a regional, comprehensive, and historically black university. The University offers an array of baccalaureate and masters degree programs and a doctorate in education. Located between Washington, DC and Baltimore, the University includes a diverse faculty and student population.

Founded in 1865, Bowie State is the oldest Historically Black College/University in Maryland and one of the ten oldest in the country. It is also a diverse university whose 5,400 students, along with faculty and staff, come from many ethnic backgrounds. The University boasts a pastoral campus that is both serene and beautiful. With seven residence halls, the University is a hub of 24/7 undergraduate life, yet it also offers convenient evening classes and online courses to serve employed professionals seeking to move ahead in their vocations.

Bowie State upholds the System’s mission of providing high-caliber, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities. In addition to its 25 undergraduate majors, Bowie State offers 30 master's, doctoral, and advanced certification programs. Its advanced research facilities include one of the world's 100 most powerful supercomputers and a satellite operations control center managed in conjunction with NASA

We invite you to take a closer look at Bowie State; you will like what you see.



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