Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Hendrix College
Hendrix College invites applications for a one-year position as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology with the possibility of extension. The position will begin in August of 2019. Doctorate in Psychology is preferred; ABD will be considered. The successful applicant will have a background in social psychology, neuroscience / brain and behavior, or an applied area of psychology. Teaching responsibilities will include the following courses: Introduction to Psychology, Research Methods with laboratory and/or Statistics, and classes in the candidate’s specialty area. Teaching load will be six courses (three per semester), with laboratories counting as one half of a course. The College seeks to extend its tradition of excellence in teaching and scholarship by attracting faculty who combine mastery of their disciplines with broad intellectual interests and commitment to the aims of a liberal arts college.
Applications should include a cover letter addressing the candidate’s interest in teaching in a demanding liberal arts environment; a curriculum vitae; statement of teaching interests; evidence of teaching effectiveness; graduate and undergraduate transcripts; and a statement of scholarly interests. Three letters of recommendation should be sent by e-mail to [email protected]. Review of materials will begin January 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.  A link to submit application materials can be found here:
Hendrix College strives to maintain an environment free from discrimination and harassment, where employees treat each other with respect, dignity and courtesy. The College adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or national origin.
The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Shawn Goicoechea, Assistant Director of Human Resources & Title IX Coordinator 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032 501-450-1415 [email protected]
Julie Brown, Director of Academic Success and Section 504 Coordinator, [email protected] (not for applications), 501-505-2954