Appointment Date: August 15, 2022
Avila University’s School of Psychology and Cognitive Science
invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position to teach
in our undergraduate and master’s level graduate psychology
programs. The School of Psychology and Cognitive Sciences is housed
within the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.
· This faculty position will carry a teaching load of four
courses per semester.
·Candidates should have a proven record of excellent teaching
and scholarly engagement, and should be able to teach graduate
courses in one or more of the following areas: developmental,
social, health, clinical practicum, or internship, as well as other
undergraduate and graduate psychology courses as needed.
· The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in
Counseling Psychology or Clinical Psychology.
·Demonstrated ability to engage in research.
This is a fulltime tenure-track faculty position, eligible for
the usual and customary benefits. Avila University’s
comprehensive benefit package includes a generous holiday schedule,
tuition remission for employee and dependents, vacation and sick
leave, retirement benefits, health & dental insurance.
Application for review begins immediately and will continue
until the position is filled. Applicants for the position
should submit a cover letter, teaching evaluations, and current
curriculum vitae, and arrange for two letters of reference to be
sent to email@example.com.
Kansas City, a two-state metropolitan area with a
population of nearly two million, offers a wide variety of
cultural, educational, and social life opportunities.
Kansas City is a highly diverse community with
African-American, Latino, Native American, Asian, Irish, Italian,
German, Nordic, Anglo-Saxon, Slavic, Mediterranean, and Middle
Avila University, a Catholic university founded and inspired by
the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, provides undergraduate and
graduate education in the liberal arts and professional studies,
preparing lifelong learners who make meaningful contributions to
the global community.
Avila University is committed to teaching students to be
advocates for social justice, regardless of their professional and
academic field. We are committed to educating our students as
global citizens, capable of engaging across social and cultural
Avila University is committed to equal employment
opportunity and does not unlawfully discriminate in the recruitment
of applicants, employment opportunities, or general employment
practices on the basis of, sex, race, religion, age, color, sexual
orientation, disability, national origin, or any other
characteristic protected by law.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion are critically
important to Avila University’s mission and the University is fully
committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive community of
faculty, staff, and students.