Finlandia University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor Faculty position, beginning August 2018. A PhD in Psychology is required; however, advanced ABDs are encouraged to apply (degree must be completed within one year of appointment). Previous college-level teaching or teaching assistant experience is required.
Applicants should possess a background in Social, Cognitive (non-neuroscience preferred), Clinical, Developmental, or Personality Psychology. The ideal candidate will be able to teach a range of courses including Introductory Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Personality Psychology, Social Psychology, Research Methods & Statistics, and History & Systems as well as develop and teach upper-level courses in his/her area of expertise. Other responsibilities include advising students, developing and mentoring student research, maintaining professional development, contributing to program development and assessment, and participating in university/community service. The position requires an individual with a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring students.
Finlandia University is in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula just minutes from the southern shore of Lake Superior. Natural beauty, mining and immigrant history, a thriving arts community, and year-round outdoor recreation opportunities are plentiful in this region known as the Copper Country. For more information, please visit www.finlandia.edu.
How to apply
Applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, letters of recommendation from three professional references, copies of graduate transcripts, and supporting materials (i.e., teaching evaluations, teaching portfolio) to: Darren Bausano, Administrative Assistant, Suomi College of Arts and Sciences, 601 Quincy Street, Hancock, MI 49930 – email@example.com. Electronic submissions are preferred. Review of applications will begin March 23, 2018, and continue until the position is filled.