The Department of Psychology at Michigan State University seeks applicants for 2 non-tenure-track instructor/assistant professor positions for the 2021-2022 Academic Year. The primary responsibility will be to teach multiple sections of Introductory Psychology (PSY 101 - Hyflex) involving in-person instruction. Additional courses such as Community Psychology (PSY 270), Developmental Psychology: Infancy Through Childhood (PSY 244), Internship Training in Psychology (PSY 381), Social Psychology (PSY 235), Health Psychology (PSY 320), and 400-level writing courses in a specialty field are also possibilities. These are academic year, fixed-term appointment subject to annual review.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Doctorate -Psychology or related field
Positions at the instructor level require a Master's degree in Psychology or related field by date of hire.
Positions at the assistant professor level require a Doctorate degree in Psychology or related field by date of hire.
Doctoral degree in Psychology or related field.
Required Application Materials
Cover Letter/Letter of Interest.
Statement of Teaching Philosophy.
Questions about the application process should be directed to the Search Coordinator, Erin Laudenslager, at email@example.com. Questions about the position can be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Brent Donnellan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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