Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Psychology, Fontbonne University

The Department of Biological and Behavioral Sciences at Fontbonne University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor of Psychology to begin August 2020.

Open area:  We are particularly seeking candidates with specialization in: (A) Social & Personality Psychology, (B) Clinical Psychology, or (C) Developmental Psychology.

Candidates must demonstrate evidence of excellence in teaching and have interest in mentoring undergraduate students in research. Teaching responsibilities are four undergraduate courses per semester.  The successful candidate will have leadership experience and will be expected to help grow Fontbonne’s psychology department in the area of graduate studies.  Other responsibilities include supervising undergraduate research, academic advising, and participation in departmental and university service.  Applicants must possess a doctorate degree.

Required qualifications: PhD in Psychology (or a closely related field), evidence of teaching effectiveness, dedication to working closely with undergraduate students. Successful candidates must be committed to working with diverse student and community populations.

Preferred qualifications:  Candidates with rank of associate professor, experience teaching full-time, proficiency with teaching online via current LMSs, experience advising undergraduate students, specialization in (A) Social & Personality Psychology, (B) Clinical Psychology, or (C) Developmental Psychology.

Fontbonne University is a small liberal arts college in the Catholic tradition, founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.  The university is set in a lovely residential section of St. Louis, enrolls approximately 1,200 students in professional and liberal arts programs that promote academic excellence and a commitment to the common good, to “serving the dear neighbor without distinction.”  Fontbonne University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we honor the values and heritage of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet by fostering excellence, integrity, respect, diversity, community, justice, service, and faith. We are a community that sincerely embraces diversity, and we encourage applicants of any race, religion, disability status, veteran status, age, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity.

Review of applications will begin October 20th, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a teaching philosophy statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a statement of research interests, representative reprints/preprints, and three letters of recommendation to: