Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology

Location
Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas County / Saint Thomas, Saint Thomas County
Posted
Jun 18, 2014
Special Filters
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Qualifications: A Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an accredited university in counseling or clinical psychology and a minimum of three years graduate teaching experience are required; Specialization in community mental health and/or assessment/testing/psychometrics preferred; Evidence of active research agenda in field of specialty; Experience in distant learning and web-based courses are desirable; Must demonstrate excellence in teaching at the college level and have the ability to work with people of diverse cultural and educational backgrounds.

Basic Function and Responsibilities: The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) is a historically black publicly supported land-grant institution. UVI is seeking faculty who will ensure that students meet high academic standards in a nurturing and learner-centered environment in keeping with our HBCU status and with interests, experience and expertise in curriculum innovation, interdisciplinary studies and distance education, as well as teaching and scholarly excellence in their specialties. In addition, academic programs support our land grant designation by integrating instruction with research and community service. Appointees must be able to work productively with students and colleagues of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences is seeking candidates who will teach a minimum of 12 undergraduate credits in psychology per semester, participate in service activities including committee work within the Division, University, and community, and conduct research in area of expertise.

Instructions to Applicant: AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) ACCOMMODATION: In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, anyone who needs an ADA accommodation for the purposes of employment should contact the Human Resources Office at (340) 693-1410. Please electronically transmit all required documents as well as the name, address, telephone number and email address of three (3) references.

Salary Range: Rank and compensation will be based on academic preparation, teaching and practical experience.