Aug 02, 2018

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track, Psychology

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  • San Francisco, CA, USA
Full time Biological Community General Health Research Research Methods Statistics

Job Description

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track, Psychology

University of San Francisco

Job Summary:

The Department of Psychology at the University of San Francisco invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin Fall 2019. This position seeks candidates from the field of Health Psychology with a focus on community-based research.

Job Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to teach a subset of the following courses: Health Psychology, Biological Psychology, Statistics, Research Design, Advanced Research Methods, a diversity course, and/ or General Psychology and possibly courses drawn from the candidate’s area of expertise (e.g., development of a Community Psychology course). The standard teaching load for this position is two 4-unit courses per semester with an additional third course every fourth semester (2-2-2-3 over two years). The successful candidate will also be expected to maintain an active research program, preferably one that engages undergraduate students. Our department embraces the values of open and reproducible science. Candidates will also be expected to engage in service to the department, college, and university.

Minimum Requirements:

University teaching experience; evidence of a strong commitment to teaching; evidence of research and scholarship; a strong commitment to undergraduate research training; Ph.D. in Psychology or a related field, earned by August, 2018; experience and willingness to work in a culturally diverse environment; and an understanding of and commitment to support the mission of the University.

Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

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EEO Policy

The University of San Francisco is an equal opportunity institution of higher education. As a matter of policy, the University does not discriminate in employment, educational services and academic programs on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age (except minors), sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related and genetic-related) and disability, and the other bases prohibited by law. The University reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities under the law.

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