The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience in the College of Arts and Sciences at North Central College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Psychology beginning August 2019. The successful candidate will teach our Research Design and Experimentation course, as well as other core courses (Introductory Psychology, Statistics) and courses in their area of specialization. We are particularly interested in applicants in the Social, Cultural, and Industrial/Organizational Psychology areas, especially those who will advance initiatives in community-engaged or service learning, undergraduate research and other inquiry-based learning, and global and diversity learning. Candidates will have opportunities to contribute to an interdisciplinary general education program and other interdisciplinary majors and minors.
A Ph.D. is preferred; ABDs within one year of degree completion will be considered. Applicants must demonstrate a potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and mentoring, as well as a commitment to scholarship that includes collaborative research with undergraduates.
Founded in 1861, North Central College is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of about 3000 students, located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville. The College is in a period of growth with the addition of a $60 million Science Center opened in March 2017. The college is within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station and is next to downtown Naperville. The Naperville area is home to many excellent school districts and Naperville, IL has been ranked as one of the best places to live by Money Magazine. For more information, please visit: http://www.noctrl.edu. North Central College is an EEO Employer.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests and plans, unofficial transcript, and three letters of recommendation.
For further information, please email Dr. Mary Jean Lynch, Chair, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, at email@example.com.
Review of applications will begin October 1, 2018, and continue until the position is filled. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 5328
About North Central College
North Central College, founded in 1861, is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of 3000 students located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville, within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station. For information about the College, please visit the website at https://www.northcentralcollege.edu.