As a part of diverse community of faculty and staff who represent many faith systems and worldviews, the Department of Psychological Sciences and Counseling seeks qualified applicants for the position of full-time, visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology who will promote our Catholic Franciscan mission and identity by teaching undergraduate level courses in psychological science within the department with an open area of expertise with a preference toward an experimental or applied field. This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Psychological Science and Counseling, Assistant Dean of the School of Behavioral and Social Sciences, and the Dean of Arts and Sciences. This is a one-year, non-tenure track appointment with the possibility of renewal for up to three years.
The Department of Psychological Science and Counseling has both Bachelors of Science and Bachelors of Arts degrees in Psychological Science, as well as Masters of Science degrees in Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling. There are currently approximately 80 majors and 175 minors in Psychological Science, and in Counseling there are 18 in Mental Health Counseling and 9 in School Counseling.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Actively engage the Catholic Franciscan mission and identity of Marian University by modeling the Franciscan Sponsorship Values and honoring the legacy of the founding congregation through transformative education, unity in diversity, leadership through service, integrating faith and life, and institutional policies.
- Teach undergraduate level courses in psychological science within the department. Teaching load: 24 credits per academic year.
- Maintain an active program of research and/or other professional activities
- Actively participate in faculty meetings, departmental functions, and university service.
- Other duties as assigned.