Jan 22, 2018
Psychology Department, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor (AA# 48-7-245). The appointment will begin in Fall 2018. The department is particularly interested in candidates with a demonstrated teaching/research/applied background. There are two areas of interest for this one position: Candidates with expertise in either Community, Clinical, or Counseling Psychology and candidates with a background in Sociocultural Diversity. Job responsibilities include teaching service courses as well as upper level and senior seminar courses at the undergraduate level in the candidate’s area of expertise, advising undergraduate majors, maintaining an active program of research that involves undergraduate students, and contributing service to the university and local communities. The teaching load is four courses per semester.
A doctorate in Psychology or a related field from an accredited institution is required by August 17, 2018. Preference will be given to those candidates whose teaching/research/applied backgrounds directly relate to one [or both] of the two desired areas of specialty. Applicants with a Ph.D. in Psychology and college-level teaching experience of courses relevant to Community, Clinical, or Counseling Psychology and/or courses that emphasize sociocultural diversity (e.g., Psychology of Gender, Race, and/or Sexuality) also will receive preference. Applicants should show proficiency with contemporary instructional technologies and demonstrate the ability to work with diverse populations. Finalist(s) for this position must have good communication skills and successfully complete an interview process that includes a teaching demonstration or research presentation as judged by the department faculty. Recommendation for hiring is needed from the majority of the permanent, full-time department faculty. For more information about the Psychology Department, please visit http://bloomu.edu/psychology .
Application materials include a cover letter clearly addressing your qualifications for the position with regard to teaching, scholarship, and university/community service, a current curriculum vita, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three current letters of reference. Applicants also should provide evidence of effective teaching (including teaching evaluations) and ability to develop a program research, if available. Application materials should be submitted online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/bloomuedu/default.cfm . Referees may send their recommendation letter as an electronic attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org . Complete applications received by March 2, 2018 will receive full consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Questions may be sent to Dr. Mary Jo Larcom, Search & Screen Chair (AA #48-7-245), at email@example.com .
Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, and criminal background check. Completing this search is contingent on available funding.
Bloomsburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, or veteran status in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans the Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statuses and University policies. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and for inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulation, contact: Title IX Coordinator, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Warren Student Services Center, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815; Phone: 570-389-4529; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org . Additionally, inquiries concerning Title IX and its implementing regulation can be made to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region III, The Wanamaker Building, 100 Penn Square East - Suite 505, Philadelphia, PA 19107; Phone: 215-656-6010; Fax: 215-656-6020. The University encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO Employer.
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Bloomsburg, PA, United States