Mar 22, 2024

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology (3 positions: 1 clinical, 2 open area)

  • College of the Holy Cross
  • Worcester, MA, USA
Full time Clinical Introduction to Psychology Subject Area Open

Job Description

The Department of Psychology at College of the Holy Cross invites applications for three visiting full-time faculty positions (1 clinical, 2 open area) for the 2024-25 academic year to begin in August 2024. The clinical candidate must be able to teach Psychopathology and other intermediate or advanced courses on clinical topics. Specialty area is open for the other positions but the ability to teach at least one of the following courses is preferred: Social Psychology, Psychology of Language, Animal Learning, Judgment and Decision Making, Personality and the Life Story, or Cognition and Memory. Candidates for all three positions may teach Introduction to Psychology, Statistics, Research Methods, or other courses in their specialty area. See the department’s webpage (https://www.holycross.edu/academics/programs/psychology/courses) for information about the department’s course offerings.

Visiting full-time faculty teach 3 courses each semester and are eligible for research and professional development support as well as taxable reimbursement of relocation costs up to $3000, according to the College’s published policies. All full-time appointments offer competitive salaries and include full benefits. Faculty at the College cultivate a richly diverse academic community, pursue innovative teaching, and create high-impact scholarship. To learn more about faculty life at the College & the Worcester area, candidates are encouraged to visit our Prospective Faculty page.

QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field. Ph.D. preferred by the beginning of the appointment.

APPLICATION MATERIALS

Please submit a cover letter addressing the position requirements listed above, a current curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching, transcripts, and two confidential letters of recommendation.

In your cover letter, in addition to describing your research and teaching interests, please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or service might support the College’s mission as a Jesuit, undergraduate liberal arts college (see ​http://holycross.edu/mission​) and its core commitment to diversity and inclusion. For more information, please visit ​http://holycross.edu/diversity​. 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS

College of the Holy Cross uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications. Please submit all application materials to https://apply.interfolio.com/143377Materials submitted through any other means will not be considered. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled. Questions about this search may be directed to Mark Hallahan mhallaha@holycross.edu

COLLEGE OF THE HOLY CROSS

College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 3,100 students and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts, a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate an enduring commitment to academic excellence and who embrace the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT STATEMENT

The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action in the workplace.

Employer

College of the Holy Cross

Department

Psychology

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