The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites applications for a tenure-stream, full-time position at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Psychology. The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, founded in 1927, is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh. A vital knowledge center and a foremost contributor to the region's educational, social, cultural, and economic development, Pitt-Johnstown provides a first-class educational experience that is purposefully designed to prepare students for the real world of the 21 st century. Pitt-Johnstown offers a supportive living-learning environment, grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, that is current and responsive to both our students' personal and professional needs and the needs of our communities. Our campus is located on 650 picturesque acres in the Laurel Highlands of Pennsylvania, 70 miles east of Pittsburgh. Additional information on our institution is available on our web site: www.johnstown.pitt.edu
Responsibilities include a 12-hour teaching load per term and an active research program including supervision of undergraduates, along with departmental, divisional, and college-wide service activities. Teaching duties include Introductory Psychology, clinical-related courses including Psychopathology, Models of Therapy, Tests and Measurements, and other courses in one's specialty area. Experience or interest in teaching Child Development is preferred.
Applicants are required to have a doctoral degree in Clinical/Counseling Psychology or related field by August 24, 2020
Ability to teach Child Development is preferred.
Preferred candidates will have teaching experience in higher education
Preferred candidates will have experience conducting research
Starting Date: August 24, 2020
Application Deadline: To ensure full consideration, material must be received by January 17 th , 2020. Review will continue until the position is filled.
To apply online, go to: http://join.pitt.edu under "Faculty Positions" and find "Assistant Professor Psychology" for the Johnstown campus.
In your online application, please include:
Statement of eligibility to work in the United States
Statement of research interests
Statement of teaching philosophy
Evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., teaching evaluations)
Copies of undergraduate and graduate grade transcripts (official transcripts will be needed later)
Via regular mail, please send:
Three original letters of recommendation to the following address:
Dr. John Mullennix
Department of Psychology
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
450 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904 USA
If you have any further questions about the position, please email Dr. Mullennix firstname.lastname@example.org or call (814) 269-7293.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled. The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their leadership, research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Please have three letters of recommendation and copies of transcripts mailed to Dr. John Mullennix Department of Psychology University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown 450 Schoolhouse Road Johnstown, PA 15904 Finalists will need to suppy official transcripts. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Letters of Recommendation, Teaching Statement, Teaching Evaluations, Sample Syllabi, Other (see posting for additional details)
Optional Attachments: Research Statement
Internal Number: 19008876
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.