The Psychology Department at Eastern Illinois University invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track instructor in any area of expertise in psychology. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in the Department's online degree program, as well as advising undergraduate students. The position begins August 16, 2023. Note that this is not a remote position. The successful applicant will be required to have an on-campus presence.
A doctorate in any area of psychology is required (ABD will be considered). The individual filling this position will need to be prepared (or willing) to teach a wide array of courses, as well as demonstrate a commitment to diversity, and have experience with promoting inclusive excellence. Other requirements include demonstrated evidence of teaching excellence at the college/university level.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, a list identifying the names, addresses, and contact information (phone and email) for three professional references and a vita to Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/121281. For questions regarding this search, please contact Jeffrey Stowell, Screening Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Diversity and Inclusion: Eastern Illinois University is committed to fostering a learning community where all members feel welcomed and valued. The university provides equality of opportunity in all areas of campus life and we strive to recognize and appreciate the unique value of our students, faculty, and staff. Every member of campus has the right to learn and work in an environment free of discrimination and harassment, and beyond that, our goal is for all members of our community to develop a strong sense of belonging to Eastern Illinois University.
The University and Community: Eastern Illinois University takes pride in creating a warm, welcome environment for all faculty, staff and students. Established in 1895, EIU boasts a rich, tradition of preparing students for their personal and professional goals. A traditional regional residential institution, EIU offers a superior education at a relatively low cost while consistently earning high rankings and distinctions for its affordability, academic program quality, career placement rates, campus safety, online degree options, student support, and sustainability initiatives. EIU focuses on individualized attention and superior student relationships, and has earned recognition as the highest-ranking independent public regional university in Illinois and a place among the Midwest’s top public regional universities according to U.S. News and World Report. Eastern offers faculty a wide range of research and public service activities. EIU hosts more than 175 student organizations on campus, and offers a variety of cultural events, NCAA Division I athletics, and active research opportunities for its students to enjoy and to thrive. EIU has become recognized for providing the resources of a large institution while creating the kinds of individual relationships that support student and alumni success.
Eastern Illinois University is located in Charleston, Illinois - a comfortable and safe east central town within a two-to three-hour drive of three major metropolitan areas -- Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis.