Assistant Professor of Psychology
Springfield College invites applications for a tenure track position in the Department of Psychology. Responsibilities include four courses per semester as well as student advising and recruitment. Courses taught may include Introductory Psychology, Statistics and/or Research Methods, and intermediate and upper-level classes in the candidate’s area of specialization. Preference will be given to those who can teach in one or more of these content areas: psychological testing, motivation and learning, child development, social psychology, psychology of diversity, psychology of gender, and actively engage undergraduate students in their research through our directed research course. The Psychology Department is a vibrant and growing department that includes a large undergraduate major, five master’s level programs, and a Counseling Psychology, Psy.D. program. We strive to recruit and retain a highly qualified and diverse faculty and staff to enrich the educational experience for all students.
Successful candidates must have an earned doctorate from a regionally accredited institution and provide evidence of strong teaching skills and an active research program with the ability to collaborate with undergraduate students. ABD’s with a summer degree completion date will be considered. Strong commitment to service also expected. Founded in 1885, Springfield College is a private, coeducational institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs that reflect its distinctive Humanics Philosophy – the education of the whole person in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to humanity. For more information, please visit the College’s homepage at www.springfield.edu. Initial review of applications will begin February 6, 2017 with an employment date of August, 2017. Applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and the names and contact information for 3-5 professional references to: Dr. Anne Herzog, Dean, School of Arts, Sciences, and Professional Studies, Springfield College, 263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA 01109. E-materials accepted at email@example.com.
Type of position:
9 Month tenure track
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