The Department of Psychology at Knox College is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Clinical Health Psychology beginning Fall 2019. Successful candidates will have a sincere interest in quality undergraduate teaching at an institution that values diversity and close interactions with students, as well as a desire to maintain an active research program; our faculty regularly conduct and publish research. We are looking for someone who will be excited to teach six courses over three 10-week terms including introduction to psychology and/or courses in statistics/research methods, courses in the candidate’s area of expertise, course(s) to support our Clinical Term immersion experience, and a course involving supervision of undergraduate research projects.
As a liberal arts institution dedicated to both excellence and access, Knox College enrolls students representing a wide spectrum of passions, experiences, and backgrounds. We also have a deep commitment to experiential learning. In particular, we expect our new colleague to work well with all of our students and to contribute to immersive learning opportunities, including our Clinical Term which places students in internships and other situations that allow students to put their learning into practice.
We are interested in candidates who will hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment or those who could begin in Fall 2019 and complete their Ph.D. by Fall 2020. For more information on the department, please see: https://www.knox.edu/academics/majors-andminors/psychology.
Review of applications will begin October 29th and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references. In addition, if you have these, please also submit your single best piece of published research and teaching evaluations from one of your most recent courses. Please send all materials (preferably as PDFs) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knox College is an independent, top-100 national liberal arts college that enrolls approximately 1,330 undergraduate students. Knox is a vibrant and creative community with a campus population of remarkable diversity that includes students from across the U.S. and more than 51 countries, significant representation of first-generation college students, and substantial cultural and racial-ethnic diversity. Students have a strong commitment to intellectual and experiential education. In keeping with our 181-year commitment to equity and access, we particularly welcome applications from women and members of underrepresented groups. Knox College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, religion, disability, creed, or any other protected class.
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