Assistant Professor of Psychology, Non-tenure Track
Search Status: Application material received by May 31, 2023 will receive primary consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.
Saint Francis University, a Division I athletics institution offering a mixture of liberal arts and pre-professional bachelor’s and master’s degrees, invites applications for a non-tenure track position with the possibility of renewal, preferably at the Assistant Professor level in the department of Psychology. This position is open to applicants who specialize in one of the following areas: Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Personality, Developmental and/or Social Psychology. Successful applicants will begin Fall 2023 and will be open to teaching mainly in-person; web-enhanced and online teaching opportunities using Canvas are also supported by our Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. Primary teaching responsibilities include a combination of some of the following undergraduate courses: Psychopathology, Clinical and Counseling Psychology, Personality, Developmental Psychology, and Introductory Psychology. Other possible courses could include Women and Gender, Health & Exercise Psychology, Applied Topics in Psychology, and other seminar-style courses for the core curriculum. The successful candidate will be expected to teach 12 credits per semester (fall and spring), with the exact courses determined based on areas of expertise.
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. or Psy.D in Psychology (qualified ABD’s will be considered). Applicants should have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, use of active pedagogies, multicultural education, and departmental/university service. Interest in involving undergraduate psychology majors in internship supervision and research is preferred. The Saint Francis University Psychology department has a strong track record in mentoring students for entry into graduate programs and for immediate post-graduate employment. SFU Psychology faculty members also commonly elect to participate in various other curricular and co-curricular programs, including community-engaged pedagogy, a new Animal-Assisted Health and Education minor, SimLab experiences in the DiSepio Institute for Rural Health and Wellness, and/or interdisciplinary collaboration with social work, various health sciences, or biology.
To apply, fill out an online application at http://www.francis.edu/employment and submit a (i) letter of application, (ii) C.V., (iii) one-page statement of teaching philosophy, (iv) a brief statement of research interest (v) unofficial transcripts and (vi) three current letters of recommendation to email@example.com
Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE.