Aug 22, 2018

Assistant Professor, Developmental Psychology, Latino/a Psychological Development

  • Illinois State University
  • Normal/Bloomington, Illinois
Full time Development

Job Description

Illinois State University, Normal/Bloomington

Developmental Psychology, Latino/a Psychological Development

The Department of Psychology seeks applicants with demonstrated research expertise in Latino/a psychological development, for a nine-month, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Developmental Psychology. This individual will hold a joint appointment in the Latin American Latino/a Studies program. The Department of Psychology at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois, has over 500 undergraduate majors, 130 graduate students, and 31 full-time faculty members. The successful applicant will be expected to teach developmental courses for both graduate and undergraduate students, as well as one course per semester for the Latin American Latino/a Studies program. This person will also be expected to supervise master’s-level theses and other graduate student projects, and generate and sustain a program of research. Applicants must also be open to teaching at all levels based on department needs. Candidates must be able to demonstrate oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position, as mandated by state law. Qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. (or ABD with Ph.D. imminent) in Developmental Psychology, with demonstrated research expertise in Latino/a psychological development. The position begins August 16, 2019. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Illinois State University, a Carnegie doctoral-research university, is located in the Bloomington-Normal metropolitan area, a community of 132,000 residents two hours from Chicago and St. Louis, offering varied cultural opportunities, good schools, and an affordable standard of living. To assure full consideration, please apply and submit all materials no later than October 22, 2018. Please complete the faculty employment application and follow all instructions on posting number 0711041 at www.jobs.ilstu.edu and attach the following documents: cover letter; curriculum vita; statement of research interests; representative re/preprints; evidence of teaching skills. Additionally, please submit at least three letters of recommendation electronically to Dr. Jef Kahn at psychsearch@ilstu.edu. Inquiries regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Jef Kahn at psychsearch@ilstu.edu or (309) 438-7939, Fax (309) 438-5789. For more information, visit http://psychology.illinoisstate.edu/Graduate/dev/developmental.aspx. Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Employer

Illinois State University

Department

Department of Psychology

Reference Number

462-10

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