The Department of Educational Psychology seeks an individual to contribute to the teaching, research, and service in the Learning and Cognition / Educational Technology Track of the Psychological Foundations of Education Program. This is a full-time, tenure-track position in a highly regarded college of a major urban research university beginning Fall Semester 2019. Located in the culturally diverse cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, the University offers unique opportunities for research and participation in varied cultural communities.
Teaching (40%): Provide instruction in learning and cognition at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Advise graduate students.
Research (40%): Develop a strong research program in learning and cognition, with a possible focus on the development and/or use of educational technologies to promote student learning, and maintain a commitment to securing external funds to support their scholarly inquiry. Contribute to interdisciplinary research through the centers and departments of the College and University.
Service (20%): Participate in Program, Department, College, University, activities, including service on internal committees and relevant professional organizations.
An earned doctorate in cognitive psychology, cognitive science, educational psychology, or a related field. (ABD candidates will be considered provided they can document that they are on track to complete their doctorate by August 2019.)
A research program in the area of learning and cognition, with a possible focus on educational technology.
Evidence of research excellence and productivity in the form of peer-reviewed publications and conference presentations, and evidence of potential for attracting external research funding.
The individual should also demonstrate a commitment to training doctoral students.
A research program that includes an educational technology component, prior teaching experience, evidence of interdisciplinary collaboration in training and research, and a desire to join a diverse group of colleagues working and living in an urban environment.
Internal Number: 326838
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