Visiting Faculty, Developmental Psychology
The University of St. Thomas, Department of Psychology is seeking a candidate for a full-time six-month (January-June) visiting faculty position in Developmental Psychology at the rank of Assistant Professor for the 2019-2020 academic year (beginning Sept 1, 2019). Teaching responsibilities for the Spring semester may include developmental psychology courses (e.g., Infancy and Childhood, Lifespan Development, Adolescence, and Adulthood and Aging), General Psychology, and/or an upper level course in the area of the candidate’s expertise.
Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and is Minnesota’s largest private university. Its 11,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs.
The department especially seeks individuals able to work with diverse students and colleagues, who have experience with a variety of teaching methods and perspectives, and who are committed to working in a liberal arts setting. In addition to teaching, the successful applicant will be expected to become involved in departmental, university, and community activities. PhD preferred, but ABD nearing completion (with appointment at the rank of instructor) will be considered.
Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good, and seeks to develop individuals who combine career competency with cultural awareness and intellectual curiosity. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.
The University of St. Thomas is committed to the principles of diversity and inclusion, and the goals of affirmative action/equal opportunity. The University welcomes nominations and applications from a diverse applicant pool.
The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer