Assistant Professor 9 Mo of Psychology & Counseling - F00364

Arkansas, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jun 17, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Summary:

The department of Psychology and Counseling is looking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Psychology for the traditional (face-to-face) B.S. in psychology program. We are seeking an individual with a doctorate in Educational Psychology or a closely related field (ABD will be considered), with relevant teaching and research experience. The individual who fills this position will primarily teach undergraduate educational psychology, which is a high enrollment course serving students in various academic programs. They will also assume department and college level professional service, including accreditation responsibilities associated with CAEP accreditation, and be expected to have an active research program.

Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Teaching load of the faculty is normally twelve hours per semester
  • Faculty work load also includes research, creative activity, service, and professional development in the best interest of the students and community at large
  • All faculty members are expected to assume student academic advisement responsibilities in addition to their regular teaching loads
  • Other duties as assigned



Knowledge, skills, and abilities required or applicable to the position responsibilities and area of specialization, including special abilities

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance


Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date

Please include the following with your electronic application:
Cover letter describing teaching philosophy and research interests
Curriculum Vita
Unofficial transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate work
Contact information for references
Optional additional documents (e.g., teaching evaluations, publication reprints, etc.)

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned Doctorate in Educational Psychology or a closely related field (ABD will be considered)