Mar 19, 2019
The Department of Educational Psychology is seeking to hire a tenure track Assistant Professor with expertise in developmental psychology, educational psychology, or related disciplines. The successful applicant will support our graduate and undergraduate programs in Educational Psychology, with primary emphasis in human development. In addition to quality teaching, an active research agenda is required for successful progress in the tenure process, with flexibility in area of expertise in research. Preference will be given to research that supports the mission of the University, College, and Department and supports the development of doctoral and masters students. Expertise and/or scholarly interest in topics related to diversity is also valued. Service to the University, community, and professional community is also required for successful performance in the department. Minimum qualifications : All degree requirements for PhD in Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, or related field from an accredited college or university met by date of appointment. Employer will consider sponsorship. Preferred qualifications : University teaching experience, experience in educational settings, grant writing experience. Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/16679 . Include the following documents with your application: curriculum vitae and cover letter addressed to Dr. Kathryn Fletcher. Although the option to upload copies of transcripts is available in the application, an official, original transcript showing the highest related degree earned is required at time of hire (even if obtained at Ball State University). Additionally, a degree verification will be ordered at time of hire. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through April 15, 2019 . Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs. The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same. The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit: https://cms.bsu.edu/About/AdministrativeOffices/HumanResources/Jobs/Benefits-and-Community/Faculty Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
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