St. Norbert College a selective, residential, liberal arts institution with a stable enrollment of 2,200 students, invites applications for a tenure track position in Lifespan Developmental Psychology to begin in August 2014. The successful candidate will teach a section of lifespan human development each semester; share responsibility for teaching courses in general psychology, basic statistics, and/or research methods each year; and offer additional courses in developmental psychology consistent with her or his interests and expertise. The ability to offer a course on adult development and aging is desired. Courses on other topics (for example, psychology and gender, moral development, or cognitive development) are welcome. Faculty members typically teach three four-credit courses each semester. Opportunities exist for research and for supervising student field placements in a range of settings, including an on-campus child-care center and facilities for special needs and elderly populations in the local community.
While preference will be given to candidates who will have completed their Ph.D. by the time of employment, well-qualified ABD candidates are encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will become a member of a five-person psychology discipline that serves about 170 majors and minors (www.snc.edu/psychology). The current members represent a broad array of subfields, and share a commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduates and collaborating with or supervising them in research and/or internship activities.
Faculty members are expected to support the College's tradition as a Catholic, liberal arts, and Norbertine institution, where people of many faiths and beliefs are valued members. The College's mission includes providing "an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual and personal development." Candidates are encouraged to visit our website (http://www.snc.edu/mission) to learn more about the College and its mission. St. Norbert College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty.
St. Norbert College is situated on an attractive, riverside campus in De Pere, WI, a community contiguous with the city of Green Bay. The Green Bay metropolitan area has a population of 250,000, offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, is served by its own international airport, and is located 200 miles north of Chicago (http://www.snc.edu/about/).
How To Apply:
Send application letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a list of graduate courses taken, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to: Dr. John Dose, Associate Dean of Social Sciences, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant St., De Pere, WI 54115-2099. Electronic submissions are encouraged and can be sent to email@example.com, addressed to Dr. John Dose. Screening of applications will begin October 7, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.