The Department of Educational Psychology seeks an individual to contribute to the teaching, research, and service in the Learning and Cognition/Educational Technology Track of the Psychological Foundations of Education Program. This is a full-time, tenure-track position in a highly regarded college of a major urban research university beginning Fall Semester 2019. Located in the culturally diverse cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, the University offers unique opportunities for research and participation in varied cultural communities.
The individual hired will be appointed into a full-time, 9-month position as a tenure-track Assistant Professor. The likely starting date for this appointment is August 28, 2019, and the salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Teaching (40%): Provide instruction in learning and cognition at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Advise graduate students.
Research (40%): Develop a strong research program in learning and cognition, with a possible focus on the development and/or use of educational technologies to promote student learning, and maintain a commitment to securing external funds to support their scholarly inquiry. Contribute to interdisciplinary research through the centers and departments of the College and University.
Service (20%): Participate in Program, Department, College, University, activities, including service on internal committees and relevant professional organizations.
Desired Background and Experience:
Minimum qualifications (required to be considered for the position):
An on-line application is required for this position. Please access the University of Minnesota Employment System at https://employment.umn.edu and search for Requisition Number: 326838. To apply, click on the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to attach a cover letter and resume. Please note that all other additional documents required will have to be attached after the application by accessing your “My Activities” page.
To be fully considered for the position, please include the following items in your application:
Priority will be given to completed applications submitted by Friday, November 15, 2018. This position will remain open until filled and the search committee will begin its review of applications immediately.