(Deadline to apply: Dec. 13, 2019)
Assistant Professor of Psychological Science (Deadline to apply: Candidates who apply by Dec. 13 will receive full consideration. Applications may be accepted until position is filled.)
Saint Vincent College invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in Psychology at the Assistant Professor rank to begin Aug. 2020.
Qualifications: Earned doctorate In Clinical, Clinical-Developmental, Counseling, or School Psychology, or a related field, preferred (will consider ABO). Will also consider strong applicants from other areas within Psychology. Prior undergraduate teaching experience highly desirable. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and mentoring.
Duties: Teach undergraduate courses that support the Psychology major as well as related programs in the department such as the Mental Health Concentration and the Addictions Specialist Training Certificate. Course responsibilities will depend largely on the background of the successful candidate and may Include some combination of the following: Introduction to Psychological Science, Child Development, Health Psychology, clinically-related courses such as Introduction to Counseling, Psychological Assessment, Ethical Issues in Psychology, Addictive Behaviors, and Forensic
Psychology, or perhaps other courses in the candidate's specialty area. Applicants should have an active research agenda that can include undergraduate students as research assistants. Other duties include academic advising and service to the college and department. The standard teaching load is 24 credit hours per year. The teaching load during the probationary (pre-tenure) period is 21credit hours per year.
To apply: Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, teaching philosophy, description of research, graduate transcripts and, if available, evidence of teaching effectiveness at the undergraduate level. In the application, candidates should address how the mission of the college will be furthered through their teaching and research. In addition, candidates should discuss how they may be able to contribute to a department that aims to provide students with a broad-based education in the science of psychology. All applications should be submitted to our Human Resource Department. Electronic submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org are preferred. Otherwise, applications can be sent to:
Human Resources Director
Saint Vincent College
300 Fraser Purchase Road
Latrobe, PA 15650-2690
Saint Vincent College is a Catholic, Benedictine liberal arts and sciences college of about 1600 undergraduate students and 200 graduate students. Saint Vincent College is located about thirty five miles east of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in a pleasant suburban/rural environment near the foothills of the Laurel Mountains. Saint Vincent is an equal opportunity employer.
All positions require the incumbent to be able to fully embrace the unique mission and identity of the College as a Catholic, Benedictine liberal arts and sciences institution. Saint Vincent College is committed to diversity and encourages applicants from all qualified candidates. Saint Vincent College is committed to building a diversified and competent population of faculty and staff, and encourages applications from women and minorities. Saint Vincent is an equal opportunity employer.
PLEASE NOTE: Background checks will be performed on all new faculty, staff and adjunct positions. Hiring is contingent on proof of eligibility to work in the United States and satisfactory completion of a background check and clearances among other requirements.