Feb 07, 2019

Assistant Professor of Psychology

  • Indiana University Kokomo
  • Kokomo, IN, USA
Full time Applied Psychology Experimental Health Statistics

Job Description

One of eight campuses of Indiana University, Indiana University Kokomo is a comprehensive non-residential campus located 50 miles north of Indianapolis in Kokomo, Indiana, a city with a population of about 50,000. Committed to student success, the campus serves approximately 3,100 students from a 14-county area in north central Indiana. IU Kokomo has approximately 260 full-time faculty and staff. Associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees are offered. Additional information about Indiana University Kokomo can be accessed at http://www.iuk.edu.

The Department of Psychology invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Psychology beginning August 1, 2019. This position is a 10-month per year term.

The successful candidate will teach General Psychology, Statistical Techniques, and other courses in his/her area of expertise as well as supervise undergraduate research. The ability to teach courses in experimental and health psychology or other applied areas in psychology is desirable, as is experience supervising undergraduate research and experience using teaching technologies. Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching statistics at an undergraduate level.

Responsibilities include teaching three courses per semester; maintaining an active, productive research program that fully involves undergraduate students; contributing to the assessment of the psychology major and student learning outcomes; and engaging in campus initiatives to increase retention and enrollment, as well as being active in service to the department and engaging in service to the campus as a whole.

Indiana University Kokomo seeks faculty skilled at working with members of diverse cultures and committed to preparing students to be engaged members of an increasingly diverse society.

Indiana University Kokomo is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.

Requirements include a doctoral degree in psychology (ABD candidates will be considered), face-to-face teaching experience at the undergraduate college level, a demonstrated commitment to excellence in student-centered learning and collaboration, and a plan for conducting and publishing research at our institution.

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Julie Kendall, Administrative Secretary for Humanities and Social Sciences and Psychology, 2300 S. Washington St., Kokomo, IN, 46904, or jukendal@iuk.edu.

Applicants should submit a letter of application addressing your qualifications for this position, statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests and experience, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for 3 references, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and (if available) evidence of teaching effectiveness. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.

Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: 


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