Aug 31, 2023

Assistant Professor of Psychology

  • Hendrix College
  • Conway, AR, USA
Full time Clinical Counseling Psychopathology

Job Description

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Hendrix College invites applications for a tenure track position for an Assistant Professor of Psychology to begin in August 2024. The College seeks to extend its tradition of excellence in teaching and scholarship by attracting faculty who combine mastery of their disciplines with broad intellectual interests and commitment to the aims of a liberal arts college. We are seeking candidates with a background in Counseling or Clinical Psychology. Teaching responsibilities will include a combination of the following courses: Introduction to Psychology, core courses in Clinical Psychology/Psychopathology, and upper-level mental-health-oriented courses in the area of the candidate’s expertise. Teaching and advising responsibilities will support the Psychology Department and Health Sciences program. We welcome licensed candidates to discuss the possibility of maintaining a small professional practice, if interested. Teaching load will be six courses (three per semester). Doctorate is preferred; ABD will be considered. 

Applications should include a cover letter addressing the candidate’s interest in teaching in a demanding liberal arts environment, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and a statement of scholarly interest. In addition, three letters of recommendation should be sent by e-mail to Address cover letter to Dr. Lindsay Kennedy. Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged and can be submitted at Review of materials will begin on Monday, September 25, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. Please direct questions to Dr. Lindsay Kennedy at, particularly if you are interested in more information about the position in advance of applying.

Hendrix is a distinguished liberal arts college located in Conway, Arkansas, thirty miles from Little Rock at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains.  The College, affiliated with the United Methodist Church, has a strong commitment to excellence in teaching liberal arts.  Hendrix College is an equal opportunity employer, and all applications will be considered without regard to race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other characteristic specified by law. The College is committed to maintaining an atmosphere of civility and respect for all students, faculty, and staff.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Bridgette Gray, Assistant Manager of Human Resources & Deputy Title IX Coordinator, Human Resources, 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032, 501-450-1415,

Julie Brown, Director of Academic Success and Section 504 Coordinator, (not for applications), 501-505-2954


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