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

I/O Psychologist - Assistant Professor

About this job: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, I/O

Radford University - Psychology -   See this job on our site

Job is in: Radford, VA Un

Contact: Jeff Aspelmeier
Phone: 5408315520

Post Date: September 20, 2022
Job Starts: August 10, 2023
Application Deadline: October 14, 2022

Radford University, Department of Psychology, College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Industrial-Organizational (I/O) Psychology. The area of specialty within I/O psychology is open, but candidates with expertise in topics on the “I-side” of the field, generally defined, will be given first consideration. Radford University’s master’s program in I/O has a long history of providing the highest level master’s education. The faculty members in the I/O master’s program and the larger psychology department provide a supportive and collaborative environment for building a successful career. Additionally, the support of I/O alumni provides students with real-world, project-based educational opportunities for the I/O graduate students. Candidates must have a strong commitment to both undergraduate and graduate education. The successful applicant will be expected to teach a mix of undergraduate classes (i.e., statistics, research methods, social psychology, intro to I/O psychology, or related courses) and graduate level I/O courses (including, but not limited to, performance appraisal, selection, job analysis). Candidates will also be expected to establish an independent program of research and to participate in departmental, college and university governance. The Psychology Department also offers a large bachelor’s program; a master’s with options in Experimental and Industrial-Organizational Psychology; M.S./Ed.S. in School Psychology, and a Doctor of Psychology in Counseling Psychology. The psychology faculty is committed to providing a supportive and collaborative environment for building a successful career. Candidates should have completed the Ph.D. degree by the August 2023 start date. Review of applications will begin Oct. 14th and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit: • A Cover Letter describing their training, teaching, research interests, and a statement on how they incorporate aspects of diversity into their teaching and scholarship • Curriculum vitae • Evaluations of teaching for all courses taught in the past three years • Names and contact information for three references. Letters of recommendation will be requested from semifinalists • Copies of transcripts. Official transcripts will be requested from finalists Located in the scenic New River Valley, between the Blue Ridge Mountains to the south and the Appalachians to the north, Radford University is a comprehensive public university of approximately 8,500 undergraduate and graduate students and has received national recognition for many of its undergraduate and graduate academic programs, as well as its sustainability initiatives. Radford University serves the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service, and research programs and is one of the premier teacher preparation universities in the commonwealth. Well known for offering students many opportunities to get involved and succeed in and out of the classroom, Radford University features strong faculty/student bonds, a growing, diverse student population, extensive use of technology in the learning environment, and vibrant student life on a beautiful 204-acre campus. The city of Radford, Virginia is located in the heart of the New River Valley in southwest Virginia. The region is a haven for music lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Just a short drive from Blacksburg and Roanoke, the region boasts a vibrant art scene and local food culture as well as many community-university partnership opportunities. Radford is also a two-hour drive from the Piedmont Triad and two and a half hours from Charlotte, NC. Radford University does not discriminate with regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, veteran status, national origin, religion, or political affiliation in the administration of its educational programs, activities, admission or employment practices. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application process should call (540) 831-5008 (voice) or (540) 831-5128 (TTY). If you need access to a computer, you may visit our office at 600 Tyler Avenue, Radford, Virginia, or the local Virginia Employment Commission.

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