Dept of Psychology, Instructor/Assistant Professor (Full Time, Temporary, 1 Year)

  • Bridgewater State University
  • Bridgewater, MA
  • Apr 30, 2021
Full time Psychology

Job Description

Dept of Psychology, Instructor/Assistant Professor (Full Time, Temporary, 1 Year)

Assistant Professor

Tenure Information
1 year Temp

Department Summary

From Bridgewater State University's inception in 1840 by Horace Mann as one of the first normal schools in America to the current day, BSU has worked to ensure that our students receive an accessible, affordable, and exceptional education. BSU aspires to be the leader in our mission class for closing equity gaps for Black/Cape Verdean, Latinx, Native American, Asian, and other students of color. BSU's institutional values, the work of the President's Special Task Force on Racial Justice, and leadership of the Leading for Change Higher Education Diversity Consortium underscore the campus' commitment to racial equity and other forms of social justice. Successful candidates will be staff members who can work with their colleagues to help meet the mission of the department in serving and supporting our racially and ethnically diverse campus community.

Essential Duties

The Department of Psychology at Bridgewater State University is accepting applications for a full time, temporary, one year Instructor/Assistant Professor position in Psychology to start Fall 2021. Duties include teaching undergraduate courses in Introductory Psychology, Statistics, and Research Methods to a diverse student population, utilizing an equity- minded framework to prepare lesson plans which incorporate varied instructional techniques, multi-media, integration strategies designed to meet the educational, culturally relevant, and emotional needs of our students. Duties also include advising undergraduate students on academic curricula; serving on faculty committees; participating in faculty meetings; participating in the development of departmental curricula; and adhering to all institutional policies.

Required Qualifications

Master's degree in Psychology.

Experience as the primary instructor for at least one psychology course.

Commitment to excellence in teaching and advising that enhances an environment of equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Preferred Qualifications

PhD preferred.

Special Conditions for Eligibility

Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.

EEO Statement

Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.

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Close Date

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

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  • a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.

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