Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology

  • Louisiana College
  • Pineville, LA
  • Apr 02, 2021
Full time Psychology

Job Description

The Department of Psychology in the School of Human Behavior welcomes applications for a full-time, tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology. The successful candidate must be able to teach courses such as Statistics, Research Methods, Introduction to Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Theories of Personalities, Abnormal Psychology, Field Practicum, and upper level courses in the candidate's area of expertise. The appointment will begin in August 2021.


Applicants will need to demonstrate teaching competencies in both lecture and field courses that will include the candidate's specialty area as well as other specific needs in the department. The position also requires that the faculty member be available for advising of students, have a willingness to serve on college committees, and assist in curriculum development and recruitment opportunities. Faculty development through scholarship activities is encouraged with some funding available through an endowment.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Must be familiar with word processing software and have a basic understanding of computers and their application in an academic setting.

    Ability to motivate students to excel.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to teach through a variety of mechanisms to effectively instruct students.
  • Successful background check.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Clinical Psychology, Occupational Psychology, or another field of psychology.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Psychology

Preference will be given to candidates with prior teaching experience, evidence of scholarly activity, and a desire to work with students from diverse backgrounds

To apply for this position, please submit all of the following to

1. A cover letter

2. LC application (available on Employment Opportunity portion of LC Website)

3. LC Christian Worldview (available on Employment Opportunity portion of LC Website)

4. Curriculum vitae

5. Undergraduate and graduate transcripts

6. Three letters of recommendation. (May be sent separately)

Inquiries and all submissions should be made to:

Dr. Cheryl D. Clark, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

Louisiana College

1140 College Drive, P. O. Box 567

Pineville, LA 71359

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