This job has Expired
Assistant Professor of Psychology
The Social and Behavioral Sciences department at Colorado Mesa University is seeking a Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of Psychology. Colorado Mesa University is a state-funded, largely undergraduate institution that emphasizes quality teaching. The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. Courses will be taught via a combination of in-person, hybrid, and distance delivery modalities. While teaching will be the successful candidate’s primary responsibility, advising, service to the university, profession, community, and scholarship in the discipline are also expected.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to the following (other duties may be assigned):
Teaching core and elective undergraduate psychology courses, which may include the following topic areas: General Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Counseling Processes &
Techniques, Psychological Interviewing, Group Processes and Intro to Marriage and Family Counseling.
Teaching in other areas of specialization within the psychology discipline will be considered, requisite with the candidate’s experience and expertise.
The ability to teach in-person lecture format, as well as online.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required.
Minimum Qualifications Required:
• Ph.D. in Psychology or related field required. Psy. D. or ABD may be considered.
• Experience teaching undergraduate-level psychology courses.
• Experience with basic classroom technology.
• Candidates that can demonstrate excellence in teaching the required courses for this position will be given preference.
• Candidates background in counseling, clinical or a related mental health field will also be given preference.
• Candidates who have supervised undergraduate research are desired.
• Candidates who have experience advising and mentoring students are desired.
• Experience with learning management systems, video conferencing software, and Microsoft Office Programs.
Salary: $55,000.00 - 59,000.00. Commensurate with education and experience. Excellent health and retirement benefits package: Click here for more information!
Department: Colorado Mesa University
Employment Type: Faculty
HOW TO APPLY
Application Deadline: To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by 12/2/2022.
How to Apply: Applicants will be asked to complete an online application by creating a profile and then providing personal and demographic information. In addition, please be prepared to upload a:
• Cover letter
• Three letters of recommendation. Please email the letters to firstname.lastname@example.org and please put the candidate's name in the subject line.
• Copy of transcripts for all degrees completed (if your transcripts include a social security number or birthdate, please redact that information before uploading the document. Official transcripts will be required upon hire)
Direct Inquiries Contact: Dr. Jacob Jones, email@example.com 970-248-1254
ABOUT COLORADO MESA UNIVERSITY
Colorado Mesa University provides exceptional educational opportunities on a state-of-the-art campus located in Grand Junction. As western Colorado’s largest university, CMU serves students on its main campus in Grand Junction, its satellite campus in Montrose, its community college, Western Colorado Community College and via online offerings. Founded in 1925, it’s a dynamic university enrolling more than 11,000 students at the associate, baccalaureate and graduate levels.
At the heart of the CMU experience is an integrative and experiential approach to higher education that encourages students to think differently and empowers them to challenge assumptions. CMU brings students together with expert scholars and thinkers from different disciplines to make connections between ideas and gain the skills to solve the unstructured, complex problems they’ll encounter in life. Our focus is on providing quality academic programs, built on a strong liberal arts core that support students' interests and regional employment needs, as well as technical programs that respond to vocational workforce demands.
The Grand Valley is home to some of the best outdoor recreation in the state of Colorado and you won’t have to fight traffic and crowds to enjoy it. CMU is surrounded by the Grand Mesa, Book Cliffs and the Colorado National Monument. We have world-class mountain biking, rock climbing, hiking, and rafting. In addition to a mountain resort that’s less than 45 minutes from campus for skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing. Living and working in Grand Junction, you will be able to explore one of Colorado’s best kept secrets.
Colorado Mesa University is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and who have a demonstrated commitment to improving the levels of access and success for underrepresented students within higher education.
Colorado Mesa University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history. Applicant must be able to verify U.S. employment eligibility. Colorado Mesa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a culturally diverse faculty, staff and student body. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Any person with a disability as defined by the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA) may be provided a reasonable accommodation upon request to enable the person to complete an employment assessment. To request an accommodation, please contact the CMU Human Resources Office by phone or email. You may be asked to provide additional information, including medical documentation, regarding functional limitations and type of accommodation needed.
*Please mention you saw this ad on AcademicJobs.*