Instructor of Psychology



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Job description

Arkadelphia, AR

Matt Locke Ellis College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Psychology

Job Description: Full-time Instructor of Psychology, with a 9-month appointment, is open for prospective candidates with duties to teach introductory psychology, cognitive psychology and a variety of other junior senior level courses in psychology; a total of five courses per semester.

Qualifications: Henderson State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. In pursuit of this commitment, candidates will possess an ABD or Ph.D. in psychology or related area. Teaching experience is a plus.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

University: Henderson State University is located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, a charming, family-centered community of 11,000 residents situated one hour south of Little Rock, Arkansas on Interstate 30. Nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, the community is home to two universities, a strong public school system, a thriving medical community, two recreational rivers, the iconic Lake DeGray, and is approximately 30 miles from historic Hot Springs National Park, one of the great American treasures. Please visit, or for more information about Henderson State University and our community.

Department: The Department of Psychology at Henderson State University consists of 6 full-time teaching faculty and one part-time instructor including one shared departmental secretary. The department offers two tracks in majoring psychology (BA and BS). We graduate approximately 25-30 students each year. The Department is housed on the third floor of the McBrien Building.

How to apply

Application: To be considered, each applicant must provide a letter of application, vitae, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation which may be submitted separately. Applications should be submitted electronically to Ms. Rebecca Langley by June 15, 2019.

Dr. Rafael Bejarano, Search Committee Chair
HSU Box 7590
Arkadelphia, AR 71999
[email protected]

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The final applicant for this position will be required to submit to a background screening including a criminal background check pursuant to university policy. The applicant will also be required to provide official transcripts to Human Resources. Under the provisions of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, applications are subject to public inspection upon written request.

Henderson State University, "The School with a Heart," offers quality undergraduate and graduate education to a diverse student body. As Arkansas's public liberal arts university, we empower each student to excel in a complex and changing world. That’s our mission, and it has been since 1890.