Assistant Professor of Psychology

Start Date

June 2023

Listed On

June 28, 2023

Position Type

Exempt, Full-Time


Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Job Summary

This is a nine-month tenure-track position to serve as Assistant Professor of Psychology.


  • Teach fall and spring face-to-face and online undergraduate Psychology courses, including introductory General Psychology and upper-level courses in areas of counseling and clinical psychology.
  • Advise students.
  • Serve on University committees, and support College of Arts and Education clubs, organizations, etc.
  • Support and participate in academic recruiting and retention efforts.
  • Department while representing Teacher Education and promoting the University in the surrounding communities, state, and region.
  • Teach 12-15 hours per year (fall and spring semester), summer teaching possible.
  • University committees/responsibilities and other duties as assigned.
  • Must have a strong work ethic and lead by example.
  • Must be a professional, credible and respected representative of the institution internally and in the community.
  • Demonstrated willingness and ability to act ethically and socially responsible.
  • Must be able to lift more than 50-lb. objects; frequent bending, stooping, and walking.
  • Can be exposed to a variety of weather conditions for periods of time.
  • Ability to communicate in a courteous manner.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Dean College of Arts and Education or designee.


  • A background in education is preferred, but candidates with expertise in related field will be considered.
  • Academic merits, leadership ability, effective communication skills, and ability to be a contributing team member are desired.
  • Master’s in Psychology, with at least 18 Psychology graduate hours required
  • Ed.D or PH.D preferred