Faculty Position (exempt)
Position TitleAssistant Professor
Representative DutiesThe Psychology Department at California Lutheran University is seeking applicants for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in the undergraduate Psychology Department to begin in Fall, 2013. Responsibilities include: teaching a variety of undergraduate courses, supervising student research (including Honors Theses), academic advising/mentoring, participation in department co-curricular programs (i.e. Psi Chi, Psychology Club etc.), and maintaining an active program of scholarship.
Education and ExperienceThe successful candidate will hold a PhD (ABD considered) in Psychology from an accredited university with evidence of quality teaching and scholarly engagement, and will be a dynamic and engaging instructor. Ability to teach courses in human cognition, research methods, and statistics is required. The ability to teach in one or more of the following areas is also highly desirable: behavioral neuroscience, health psychology, adulthood and aging.
EnvironmentCLU is an accredited, private, comprehensive university located midway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Additional information may be found at www.callutheran.edu. California Lutheran University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The university encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of CLU to apply.
Application ProcedureThe search committee will begin reviewing applications on September 15th, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a Curriculum Vitae, a 1-2 page statement of their teaching philosophy and approach, and a 1-2 page overview of their scholarly involvement and plans. Application materials should be sent via email to: Dr. Julie Kuehnel, Chair of Psychology c/o Pat Egle firstname.lastname@example.org
California Lutheran University is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process can be provided to individuals with qualifying disabilities. Please contact the Human Resources Department for further information or to request an accommodation.