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

Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)

About this job: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, OTHER

St. John's University - Department of Psychology -   See this job on our site

Job is in: Queens, NY US

Contact: Tamara Del Vecchio

Post Date: September 7, 2022
Job Starts: September 1, 2023
Application Deadline: October 7, 2022

The Department of Psychology at St. John’s University is seeking applicants for a full-time tenure track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor to begin in fall 2023. The Department is eager to attract candidates that represent the rich diversity of the students and communities we are proud to serve in the New York Metropolitan area. The Department of Psychology is committed to academic excellence and to preparing students to function in diverse professional, academic, and research roles. SJU’s clinical psychology Ph.D. and school psychology Psy.D. programs are APA accredited. Both programs receive excellent clinical training at our SJU Center for Psychological Services. We also offer two master's programs, including our M.A. in general psychology and NASP-accredited M.S. in school psychology. SJU’s Department of Psychology is committed to service to its community and demonstrates through its teaching and clinical training with an emphasis on cultural diversity. The Department of Psychology is looking for candidates who share a commitment to undergraduate and master’s level education and demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching and research. Preference will be given to applicants interested in teaching topics such as psychological measurement and graduate inferential statistics. Candidates should be committed to scholarly research in their area of expertise. In addition to teaching and scholarship, responsibilities will include service to the department, college, university, and external community. Candidates will be expected to mentor masters’ theses, with the option to also mentor doctoral dissertations. A Ph.D. in psychology is required. Preference will be given to candidates who focus on developmental, social/personality, or cognitive psychology. Candidates should have • a commitment to providing high-quality undergraduate education and potential for/demonstrated ability to teach students with diverse backgrounds at the undergraduate and graduate level; and • evidence of an active scholarly research program. For full consideration, completed applications must be submitted by October 7, 2022. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please send a letter of application addressing teaching and training philosophy, curriculum vitae, a selection of publications, and arrange to have three letters of reference sent electronically to: Tamara Del Vecchio, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology