Oct 29, 2019
Job Summary: Eastern Oregon University’s ( EOU ) Psychology Program invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor, with teaching responsibilities for both campus and online courses within our program. This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track appointment that reports directly to the Dean of the College of Science, Mathematics, Technology, and Health Sciences ( STMH ). Appointment begins September 16, 2020. Eastern Oregon University serves as an educational, cultural and scholarly center in La Grande, Oregon, connecting the rural regions of the state to a wider world. Ranked number two in the nation as a “Best Value for Public Colleges and Universities” by Consumers Digest magazine, EOU’s beautiful setting and small size enhance the personal attention our students receive, while innovative partnerships add new educational possibilities. EOU is recognized as a national leader in distance education and offers extended opportunities at 11 centers throughout the state and beyond. The University guides student inquiry through integrated, high-quality liberal arts and professional programs that lead to responsible and reflective action in a changing and interconnected world. Responsibilities: The successful candidate’s teaching responsibilities will include on-campus and online classes in the psychology program including but not limited to learning, emotion, social, personality, or developmental. EOU is especially interested in experimental psychologists with research interests such as behavioral, developmental, social, or personality. In addition, the successful candidate should be willing to teach a senior capstone experimental course. The successful candidate must be committed to ensuring that every student, faculty and staff member is a full member of the EOU community and that all community members recognize, promote and take advantage of the educational and cultural value of diversity. Minimum Qualifications: • A Ph.D. in a field of experimental psychology from a regionally accredited institution or foreign equivalent is required. • Commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level is required. • Commitment to establishing a research program, department involvement, and advising students. • Valid work authorization documents are required. • Must Satisfactorily complete EOU criminal and credential background check.
Eastern Oregon University La Grande, OR, EOU Main Campus Full time