Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology
Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology

Assistant Professor, Social Psychology

About this job: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, SOCIAL/PERSONALITY

Northern Illinois University - Department of Psychology -   See this job on our site

Job is in: DeKalb, IL US

Contact: Brad Sagarin
Email: bsagarin@niu.edu
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Post Date: October 9, 2019
Job Starts: August 16, 2020
Application Deadline: November 1, 2019


The Department of Psychology at Northern Illinois University invites applicants with expertise in Social Psychology to apply for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in our joint Social and Industrial-Organizational Psychology program, beginning in Fall 2020. Northern Illinois University’s Psychology Department is in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and includes 24 full-time faculty members. The department offers a terminal M.A. degree in School Psychology and Ph.D. degrees in Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Neuroscience and Behavior, School Psychology, and Social Psychology. Further information about the joint Social and Industrial-Organizational Psychology program can be found at https://www.niu.edu/psychology/academics/graduate/social/index.shtml. Duties and Responsibilities -Contributing to the joint Social and Industrial-Organizational Psychology program; -Supervising dissertations and theses; -Teaching graduate and undergraduate courses; -Actively seeking extramural funding for research; -Serving as a role model for Ph.D. students in a program that values research, teaching, and service. Required Qualifications -Ph.D. in Psychology at the time of hire; -Evidence of scholarly productivity that is commensurate with experience; -High quality teaching experience/potential; -Ability to establish and maintain an independent program of research. -Experience working in settings with students from diverse cultural backgrounds, and a commitment to improving their access to higher education and achievement. Preferred Qualifications -Teaching and research that overlap with existing research areas in the program, including an emerging focus on methodology and statistics; -Research focus that may bridge to other curricular areas in the department.

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