Oct 09, 2019

Assistant Professor - Social Psychology

  • Hamline University
  • Saint Paul, MN, USA
Full time Education

Job Description

Job Description

The Psychology Department at Hamline University seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with specialization in Social Psychology, particularly Social/Personality/Industrial-Organizational or Social Neuroscience. The successful candidate will teach courses such as Social Psychology, Research Methods in Psychology, General Psychology, and upper level seminars. Hamline’s Psychology faculty are dedicated to teaching excellence, mentoring undergraduate students of diverse backgrounds, and pursuing innovative research programs in which undergraduates are frequently involved.

Hamline University is located in the heart of the culturally vibrant Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area.  The Psychology Department (https://www.hamline.edu/cla/psychology/), within Hamline’s College of Liberal Arts,  is comprised of 6 full-time faculty and over 150 majors and minors. Faculty are deeply engaged in research, scholarship, and professional development. Courses are rigorous and popular, with high-impact learning experiences embedded in courses, internships, and research apprenticeships. The Department administers the Psychology and Neuroscience programs and also contributes to the Public Health Sciences and Criminology and Criminal Justice programs in the College, and to the online bachelor’s degree completion program. The College of Liberal Arts, together with Hamline’s School of Business, serves approximately 2,100 undergraduate students. The University’s mission is to create a diverse and collaborative community of learners dedicated to the development of students’ knowledge, values, and skills for successful lives of leadership, scholarship, and service. 

Minimum Qualification:

  • Ph.D in Social Psychology, Social Neuroscience, Personality or closely related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1 year of teaching experience in higher education

When you apply you will be asked to attach the following:

  • Cover letter outlining your interest in the position
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of teaching philosophy that highlights the promotion and practice of equity, inclusion and diversity
  • Research experience and plan on how you would continue this at Hamline. Include how you have conducted your research with undergraduate students in the past or plan to
  • Unofficial Transcripts

Position will be open until filled but preference will be give to those that apply by November 1, 2019.

Hamline University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Hamline University does not discriminate on the basis of race; color; religion; creed; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity; gender expression; national origin; marital status; familial status; status with regard to public assistance; membership or activity in a local commission; disability; age; or protected veteran status in its education or employment programs or activities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment verification form upon hire. 


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