Nov 09, 2018

Assistant Professor of Psychology

  • California State University, Bakersfield
  • Bakersfield, CA, USA
Full time Quantitative

Job Description

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Type: Tenure-track (probationary)

Available: August 2019

Location: Department of Psychology

California State University, Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022

Contact: Dr. Carol Raupp, Quantitative Search Committee, Chair

E-Mail: Phone: (661) 654-2370

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin on Jan. 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Earned doctorate by August 20, 2019.
  2. Potential for effective teaching.
  3. Potential for a successful research program.
  4. Ability to undertake effective, professionally-related service to the University and/or to the Community.
  5. Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, and students from diverse backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience, especially as instructor of record.


The area of hire is quantitative psychology. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in statistics and research methods. Other course coverage by the new faculty member will depend upon the areas of expertise. The new faculty member will be expected to work collaboratively to help maintain a strong, student-centered program in psychology. In addition to teaching and academic advising, the faculty member will be expected to initiate and maintain an active research program involving undergraduate students. To become tenured, the faculty candidate will develop a continuous record of achievement in teaching, research, and professionally-related service.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. CSUB offers a generous benefit package (e.g., excellent health, dental, vision, and retirement benefits).


Complete applications must include: 1) original and personalized cover letter addressing your qualifications for this position along with a brief research and teaching statement; 2) current vita; 3) copy of university transcripts verifying academic record and award of doctorate (or anticipated date of award); and 4) three (3) letters of reference. Additional references may be contacted by the Search & Screening Committee.

Applications should be sent to:

Search & Screening Committee for Assistant Professor in Quantitative Psychology
Department of Psychology (24 DDH)
California State University, Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022



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