|Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology|
Company: St. Norbert College
Location: De Pere, WI
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 01/14/2021
Expire Date: 03/14/2021
Job Categories: Collegiate Faculty, Staff, Administration
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology|
St. Norbert College (www.snc.edu) invites applications for a full-time, visiting assistant professor in psychology starting August 2021. This position is renewable for up to 3 years, contingent on annual performance review and budgetary approval. Applicants from all areas of psychology are invited to apply, but preference will be given to candidates with a background in behavioral medicine or physiological psychology. The successful applicant will have a strong desire to teach psychology classes, both in service to the discipline (e.g., general psychology and basic statistics), as well as classes in their specialty area (e.g., health, psychopharmacology, physiological). The ideal candidate will also develop an active program of research involving undergraduates. While preference will be given to candidates who will have completed their Ph.D. by the time of employment, well-qualified ABD candidates are encouraged to apply.
The St. Norbert College Psychology Discipline (https://www.snc.edu/psychology/) prides itself on excellent teaching and faculty-student collaborative research. We are seeking a candidate who values teaching undergraduate students and who could also provide students with research opportunities outside of the classroom. This position will share responsibility for teaching general psychology and basic statistics. There will also be opportunities to develop and teach one or two additional courses in the candidate’s area of specialty. The typical teaching load is three undergraduate courses each semester. Visiting professors have no committee or academic advising duties.
A multitude of resources are available to support one’s academic program of research, including four dedicated psychology lab spaces in a recently renovated state of the art science building (https://www.snc.edu/naturalsciences/gms.html). Sitewide licenses to support data collection and analysis including E-Prime, Qualtrics, SPSS, and Sona are provided. A 32-electrode Actichamp electroencephalographic system is available for use, as are two anechoic chambers.
St. Norbert College welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College’s mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing “an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual, and personal development.” We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse, and spiritually engaged community. Candidates are encouraged to vis
it our website (www.snc.edu) to learn more about the College and its mission (www.snc.edu/mission/statement.html).
St. Norbert College is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of our people, ideas and talents. We welcome individuals with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and skills to join our college community in our pursuit of inclusion and excellence. Applications from members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.
St. Norbert College is situated on an attractive, riverside campus in De Pere, WI, a community contiguous with the city of Green Bay. The Green Bay metropolitan area has a population of 250,000, offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, is served by its own international airport, and is located 200 miles north of Chicago. For additional information, visit the Life in the New North website (www.thenewnorth.com/life-in-the-new-north/). St. Norbert offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.
Interested candidates should submit a detailed letter of application (to the attention of Dr. John Dose, Dean of Social Sciences), statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial), and a curriculum vita via the “Apply Now” link found on this page: (https://snc.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=333)
In addition, please have three letters of recommendation addressed to Dr. John Dose, Dean of Social Sciences, St. Norbert College, sent to firstname.lastname@example.org (Administrative Assistant, Social Sciences). Review of applications will begin February 15, 2021, and continue until the position is filled.
Company Name: St. Norbert College