University Faculty Psychology
The Department of Psychological Science at Weber State University
invites applications for a tenure-track position in Psychology at
the Assistant Professor rank.
Candidates should have the ability to teach the following courses:
Child Psychology, Adolescent Psychology, Statistics and Research
Methods, Introduction to Psychology, as well as capstone courses
and electives in the area of their specialty.
Minimum requirements are a Ph.D. in Psychology or closely related
field by the appointment date, July 1, 2024, with preference for
candidates who are trained in developmental psychology. Strong ABDs
will be considered.
Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated
teaching excellence and have mentored undergraduates in research
and/or practicum experiences.
WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical,
dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a
wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition
benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and
Open Until Filled:
Notes to Applicants:
If you are passionate about what you could offer and accomplish
here at WSU, we would love to hear from you. The position comes
with a generous
Applicants must submit the following:
- a letter of application,
- curriculum vitae,
- teaching statement describing teaching interests and
- research statement,
- graduate transcripts,
- evidence of teaching excellence (e.g., course
- and a brief statement on how your teaching, research and/or
service demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion through
scholarship or by improving access to higher education for
underrepresented individuals or groups.
In addition, three letters of reference that address the
candidate’s qualifications must be submitted by the authors through
the application system. Candidates will designate references when
applying and the application system will email the references
requesting the letters.
Review of applications will begin on October 2, 2023 and will
continue until the position is filled.
Criminal background check required as a condition of
Weber State University is an exceptional teaching university
providing associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. A
multi-campus institution of almost 30,000 students, WSU’s Ogden
campus is located 35 miles north of Salt Lake City, at the foot of
the Wasatch Mountains. The area is rich in year-round outdoor
recreational activities, with Snowbasin (Olympic skiing venue) less
than 20 minutes away. The salary is competitive with excellent
benefits. Weber State University provides a wide range of
networking, mentoring, and development opportunities for junior
faculty. Weber State is an EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability
employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Members of any underrepresented groups are encouraged to
Physical Activity of this position:
Expressing or exchanging
ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or
important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. ,
Ability to receive detailed information with or without
Physical Requirements of this position:
Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible
amount of force frequently or consistently to move objects,
including the human body. Sitting most of the time. Walking and
standing only occasionally if ever.
Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and
field of vision:
Required to perform activities such as
preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a
computer terminal; extensive reading.
The conditions the worker will be subject to in this
None. The worker is not substantially exposed to
adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or
To apply, visit https://jobs.weber.edu/postings/19978