Asst./Assoc. Professor of Psychology

Central State University
Ohio, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 3, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Social Work & Human Services, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology, Other Social & Behavioral Sciences, Psychology, Sociology
Employment Type
Full Time
Posting Details

Posting Number 0801149 Classification Title Asst./Assoc. Professor of Psychology Working Title Department Social and Behavioral Science Department Contact Email Job Summary/Basic Function

The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences welcomes applications for a full-time, tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology. Appointments are set to begin no later than August 2021.
1. Faculty typically teach 12 hours per semester (undergraduate), including a combination of service courses, upper-level offerings (including lab-based courses), and courses in their specialty area.
2. Faculty are expected to engage in professional development and scholarly pursuits and involve undergraduate students in these endeavors.
3. Faculty are expected to contribute to the department, University, and profession through appropriate service obligations, including the advising of students and committee service.
4. Teach undergraduate social science and criminal justice courses as assigned.
5. Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
6. Evaluate and grade students’ class work, laboratory work, assignments, and papers.
7. Collect and analyze data for program and university assessment.
8. Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
9. Compile, administer, and grade examinations.
10. Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
11. Advise students on academic and vocational curricula and on career issues, to include internship placements.
12. Develop and use multimedia course materials and other current technology, such as online courses.
13. Perform administrative duties as needed.
14. Collaborate with colleagues to address teaching and research issues.
15. Participate in student recruitment, registration, and placement activities.

1. Assist department chair with continual program development.
2. Participate in unit meetings and other university-wide activities/committees.
3. Other duties as outlined in the Faculty Handbook.
1. Doctorate preferred. ABD will be considered.
2. Training, experience, and interest in Psychology.
3. Strong interpersonal, organizational, and oral and written communication skills.
4. Previous successful work experience with culturally diverse populations a plus.
5. Cope effectively with adversity and demonstrate leadership skills that promote cooperation.
6. Willingness to seek external funding/grants.

Minimum Qualifications

The successful candidate will be required to have a Ph.D. from an APA -accredited Clinical (or Counseling) Psychology program; ABDs with planned completion dates prior to Fall 2021 may also be considered. The specific area of research within psychology (topic, population, age range) is open, but successful applicants will demonstrate evidence of research productivity and possess strong skills in statistics, SPSS, and research methods. Candidates with specialized post-doctoral training in clinical/counseling psychology are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants must also demonstrate a clear commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level and in supervision of undergraduate field practicum.

Preferred Qualifications Posting Date 03/08/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Position Category Faculty - Tenure Track Appointment Budgeted Annual Salary 53300 Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest degree you hold?
    • Doctorate
    • Completed all Doctorate coursework, but has not completed dissertation
    • Master's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Assoicate's Degree
    • High School Diploma or GED
  2. * Do you have an earned Ph.D. degree in one of the following areas? Psychology, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Social Work, or Political Science
    • Yes
    • No
Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents

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