Instructor/Assistant Professor of Psychology

  • Mayville State University
  • Mayville, ND
  • Apr 19, 2021
Full time Psychology

Job Description

Job ID: 2924894

Location: Mayville

Department: Social Science

Position Description & Details

Job Title: Instructor/Assistant Professor of Psychology

Location: Mayville State University, Mayville, ND

Compensation: To commensurate with level of education and experience

Benefits: Includes single or family health care coverage (premiums paid for by the university), basic life insurance, EAP, retirement plan, tuition waiver, annual and sick leave. Optional benefits available: supplemental life, dental, vision, long- term care insurance, flexible spending account, and supplemental retirement plans.

Who can apply: Internal/external candidates eligible to work in the United States. Mayville State does not offer Visa sponsorship at this time.

Job Description: The Liberal Arts - BS/SS at Mayville State University is seeking applicants for a full-time special appointment, non-tenure track position as Instructor/Assistant Professor of Psychology beginning August 18, 2021. Consideration may be given to move to a tenure-track position including potential tenure credit for prior years of service depending upon credentials and experience. The teaching duties would include general Psychology coursework including and not limited to Group Dynamics, Behavior Modification and Therapy, Applied Psychology, Social Psychology, Human Sexuality, Readings in Psychology, Health Psychology, Theory of Learning and Management, Educational Assessment, Physiological Psychology, or other courses within the department depending on candidate qualifications and interests as well as departmental needs. Courses are delivered via multiple modalities (IVN, online, hybrid, face-to-face). Other duties include academic advising, committee work, monitoring internships, advising student behavioral science organizations and other division responsibilities as assigned.

Required Competencies:

  • Ability to work in a self-directed environment
  • Ability to effectively, professionally and tactfully interact and communicate with students, faculty, staff, and community members
  • Significant attention to detail
  • Demonstrated high level of teamwork/cooperation/collaboration, initiative, customer service and organizational skills

Minimum qualifications:

  •  Ability to work flexible hours, some early morning, evenings and weekend hours are required
  • Master's degree in Psychology or closely related field

Preferred qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Psychology or related field, or industry certification
  • 3 years full-time teaching experience at postsecondary institution
  • Experience with a variety of course delivery methods to include online instruction/development, Blackboard, TEAM
  • Demonstrated leadership and community service

Applicants must submit the following materials:

  1. A letter of application
  2. A current resume
  3. The names of 3 professional references with each person's position, e-mail address, and telephone number

Application review will begin April 23, 2021 and continue until position is filled.

MaSU is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity. ND veteran's preference laws apply to this position. Veterans claiming preference must submit all proof of eligibility by the closing date. Proof of eligibility includes a DD-214 and if claiming disabled status, a current letter of disability. The state of North Dakota has an open records law; therefore, your application could be subject to review upon request. A criminal history background check must be satisfied prior to employment.

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"This search is being conducted consistent with the State of North Dakota Open Records statutes."

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