Visiting Assistant Professor for Psychology

Trinity University
Texas, United States
Salary Not specified
Apr 22, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY, TRINITY UNIVERSITY: Full-time position (Visiting Assistant Professor), beginning August 1, 2021.  The area of research specialty is open.  Teaching responsibilities include statistics, team teaching in a First Year Experience course, and a lower division cognitive psychology course. 


Trinity University is a selective, primarily undergraduate institution of approximately 2500 students and 240 faculty, located in San Antonio near major medical and research facilities.  Trinity values excellence in teaching, including mentoring of undergraduate research students.  Trinity was recently ranked #6 in the nation for combining excellent scholarly research with classroom instruction by the Wall Street Journal.  We will support the hire with funds for travel and other professional development, and the position may be renewable.  


To apply, please send a letter of application, CV, sample syllabi for relevant courses, and a statement of teaching philosophy.  Applicants should address how they will contribute to our values of diversity and inclusion.  Applications can optionally include a statement of research interests; research space and some support for research will be available.  Letters of recommendation should be furnished upon request.  Candidates with a PhD by time of employment will be preferred; a masters-level degree is required and a background in Psychology is expected.  Send materials to; address inquiries to Dr. Jane Childers, Chair, at  For full consideration, submit materials by May 7th. TU is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.


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