The Department of Psychology in Arts and Science at New York University seeks applicants for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position in its graduate Master’s Program, pending final budgetary and administrative approval. This position will start Fall, 2018 (although a Spring, 2019 start date may be considered).
The duties of the position will focus on: 1) teaching in the Master’s Psychology program, 2) Master’s student advising and research/thesis mentoring, and 3) academic program development and coordination. The Master’s Program runs continuously over a 12-month period requiring availability to students during this time.
Teaching responsibilities will focus on Master’s-level courses in statistics and research methods. Teaching may include courses based on the candidate’s subject matter knowledge. The candidate will be teaching and advising students who are pursuing academic or professional work careers.
The ideal candidate will have expertise and teaching experience in statistics and should specify their knowledge of relevant software packages and programming languages in the cover letter and CV. Flexibility to consult with student research across a variety of specializations within psychology is critical.
Preference will be given to candidates with strong quantitative skills and expertise in a core area of psychology, particularly: social psychology, cognition/perception, I/O or consumer psychology. Experience with oversight of student academic progress, admissions, and program coordination should be described.
Applicants should arrange for a minimum of three professional letters of recommendation to be sent. An earned completed Ph.D. in Psychology from a reputable institution of higher education is required. The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and the mentoring of students from a diverse global population.
Materials submitted must include evidence of teaching ability in quantitative psychology and research methods, a letter of interest (including career goals, educational philosophy, experience mentoring student research, and/or professional practice areas), curriculum vitae, and sample research, scholarship, or professional work samples that demonstrate subject matter expertise and qualifications for the position as described.
To apply, see the following link (http://apply.interfolio.com/48763). For more information about the NYU Department of Psychology web site, http://www.psych.nyu.edu/ . Review of applications will begin February 15, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
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