School/Unit: College of Humanities and Sciences
Rank: Assistant Professor
Purpose of Position:
The Department of Psychology in the College of Humanities and Sciences at Virginia Commonwealth University is seeking to fill a non-tenure-track position to meet teaching and mentoring demands beginning August 2017.
Teaching responsibilities will include courses at both the graduate and undergraduate level, providing support to the program's core curriculum and general education requirements, and advising graduate students in their research and training. The position will also involve providing service to the department, College, and University.
Minimum qualifications for the position include a PhD in psychology from an accredited university (expected by August 16, 2017), and a record of successful teaching experience at the college level. Demonstrated excellence in mentoring student research is preferred. Teaching responsibilities will include courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, providing support to the program's core curriculum, and general education requirements. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with courses including but not limited to: Physiological Psychology, Perception, Learning, Cognition, and Statistics. The faculty member will be expected to teach each semester and participate in service equivalent to one-quarter time.
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU is required.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: www.vcujobs.comVirginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status, political affiliation or disability.