Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Psychology

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The University of Findlay
North Baltimore, OH
Sep 19, 2021
Sep 24, 2021
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Full Time, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Psychology

The University of Findlay invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in psychology at the level of assistant professor. Psychology program faculty welcome applications from individuals interested in joining our active and collegial department. The preferred start date will be August 2022 unless a qualified applicant is found sooner. If a qualified applicant is found sooner the start date could be as early as January 2022.

Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to providing an excellent undergraduate education, the ability to maintain an active research program, a passion for mentoring undergraduates in research, and an interest in engaging in service to the department, college, and university. Candidates should have expertise that would enable them to teach either clinical-related courses or social/evolutionary-related courses. Teaching responsibilities also include foundational courses (for example, introductory psychology or research methods) and special topics courses in the candidate's area of interest.

A doctorate from an accredited institution in psychology is required by the start date. Review of applications will begin October 15th, 2021 and the position will remain open until filled. The candidate must possess strong communication skills and a desire to work with students in a university setting that prides itself on providing close relationships between students and faculty. The University of Findlay assumes responsibility for the assignment of faculty to courses and committee assignments, student advising, and input for curriculum planning. The rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications for the position.

The University of Findlay is a comprehensive master's institution and the largest private university in northwest Ohio with more than 3,600 students enrolled in diverse academic programs. Teaching excellence is the top priority of the University faculty. The City of Findlay, population 42,000, is recognized as one of the best micropolitan communities in Ohio, with a strong business base and school system and a friendly atmosphere. The University of Findlay's distinctive and renowned programs include animal science, equestrian studies, pre-veterinary medicine, nuclear medicine technology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, pharmacy, and physician assistant, as well as environmental, safety, and occupational health management. For more information about the University of Findlay, visit https://www.findlay.edu/about-uf/.

The City of Findlay, just south of Toledo and located approximately 1.5 hours from Columbus, Dayton and Detroit, has been designated a "dreamtown" by Demographics Daily, repeatedly named one of the top 20 micropolitan areas (small towns) in the United States by Site Selection magazine and is the only municipality in Ohio to be selected three times as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by America's Promise.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The UF Employment Application may be found on the website at: https://www.findlay.edu/offices/business-affairs/human-resources/Open-Positions. For optimal consideration for this exciting opportunity, attach a cover letter; current Curriculum Vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; the contact information for three professional references; and a complete Faculty Application. The University of Findlay is an equal opportunity employer and educator. For more information on the University of Findlay, visit https://www.findlay.edu .

The University of Findlay is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. It is the university's policy to prohibit discrimination and provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment, without regard to their race, sex (including gender identity/expression), color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, military or sexual orientation.
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Keywords: Psychology - Assistant Professor, Location: North Baltimore, OH - 45872