Assistant Professor in Quantitative Psychology
Texas State University - Department of Psychology - See this job on our site
Job is in: San Marcos, TX US
Contact: Search Committee Chair
Post Date: August 23, 2021
Job Starts: August 22, 2022
Application Deadline: October 9, 2021
The Department of Psychology at Texas State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in quantitative psychology. We strongly encourage applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. The successful candidate will be expected to: 1) develop and maintain an active research program that incorporates undergraduate/graduate students; 2) teach foundational undergraduate and graduate-level courses in statistics as well as courses in advanced quantitative methods; 3) supervise Master’s theses; 4) actively seek and maintain external funding; 5) participate in service as a good departmental citizen. Founded in 1899, Texas State University is among the largest universities in Texas with an enrollment of 37,812 students. Designated an Emerging Research University by the State of Texas, Texas State is classified under “Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity,” the second-highest designation for research institutions under the Carnegie classification system. Texas State University is also designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. More than 50% of our students are persons of color, and we serve a significant number of first-generation college students. The psychology department possesses a strong commitment to diversity and multiculturalism. Thus, the department is particularly interested in candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to improving access to higher education and mentoring underrepresented students. All positions are subject to availability of funds.