ANNOUNCEMENT OF FACULTY VACANCY
Assistant Professor in Psychology
(Tenure-track, Counseling Psychology)
The Department of Psychology at Maryville College, a selective
four-year liberal arts college committed to superior teaching,
invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time position in
Counseling Psychology. The appointment is at the rank of assistant
professor, beginning in August 2022. Qualified candidates will have
a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching in a liberal
arts setting and prior successful college-level teaching
experience. A Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology or related
field is required, and the successful candidate will have
practical/applied counseling experience. Interest in program
development is a plus. Applications by members of all
underrepresented groups are encouraged.
Teaching responsibilities include a combination of courses in
counseling, personality, and introductory psychology. All
psychology faculty supervise senior study research and teach in the
College Core Curriculum and Maryville College Works program.
Maryville College is recognized in the Carnegie Community
Engagement Classification and is committed to outreach to local,
national, and global communities. We are seeking candidates who are
passionate in contributing to Maryville College’s diversity,
equity, and inclusion initiatives.
Founded in Maryville, Tenn., in 1819, Maryville College is one
of the oldest baccalaureate-granting institutions of higher
learning in the South. Consistently ranked in the top tier of
regional colleges and universities, it offers a curriculum notable
for its strong liberal arts core program, undergraduate research
requirement and emphasis on career preparation. The student
body of about 1,100 is drawn mostly from the Southeast, Middle
Atlantic States and the Midwest. The College maintains an
affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) and encourages
students, faculty, and staff to grow in wisdom and work for
Maryville is ideally situated between the Great Smoky Mountains
National Park and Knoxville, the state’s third largest city, and is
within minutes of the major research facilities of Oak Ridge
Associated Universities (MC holds associate membership), the
University of Tennessee, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The
College is also an institutional member of the Association for the
Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). Its
historic, 263-acre campus includes a 140-acre multi-use forest.
Review of applications will begin November 19,
2021 and continue until the position is filled.
Please apply online at https://www.maryvillecollege.edu/about/inside/careers/.
Application materials should include a letter of interest addressed
to Dr. Kathie Shiba, Chair, Division of Behavioral Sciences,
graduate transcripts (all official transcripts will be required
upon hire), a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy,
and a statement on diversity. Additionally, three letters of
reference (two of which should address teaching experience and/or
potential) should be submitted by referees to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maryville College is an equal opportunity employer, and
specifically invites applications
from minorities and women.
Visit Maryville College’s website at: http://www.maryvillecollege.edu