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Assistant Professor, Psychology

The Psychology Department at Wittenberg University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track assistant professor beginning August 1, 2022.  Wittenberg is committed to attracting and retaining highly qualified individuals who collectively reflect the diversity of our student body and society at-large. Primary teaching responsibilities will be the biological bases of behavior, and courses may include behavioral neuroscience, sensation and perception, and psychopharmacology. All research areas are welcome; animal research facilities are available. Interest in teaching introductory psychology, statistics, and/or research methods courses is desired.

Position: Assistant Professor, Psychology
Organization: Wittenberg University
Location: Springfield,  OH 
United States
Posting Start Date: 10/20/2021
Date Posted: 10/20/2021


Applicants should have a Ph.D. (or ABD) in psychology, neuroscience, or a closely related field.  For further information about the position, please contact the chair of the Psychology Department at slittle@wittenberg.edu.

Additional Information:

The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.   Please see our notice of nondiscrimination housed on our website.

Wittenberg University is committed to preventing and addressing sexual misconduct in our campus community. Click here to view our Title IX policies.

Application Instructions:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications received by November 15, 2021 are assured full consideration.

Interested applicants must apply online; applications will not be accepted by email or postal mail.  As part of the application process, please upload:

  • A cover letter;
  • A curriculum vitae;
  • Statement of research interests;
  • Statement of teaching philosophy;
  • A statement that addresses your interest in teaching at a liberal arts college and how your experiences with teaching, scholarship, and/or service might contribute to a college community that includes a commitment to diversity and inclusion as one of its core values;
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness, which could include syllabi, sample assignments, classroom observation reports, and student feedback and evaluations;
  • Unofficial graduate transcripts.

Three letters of recommendation will be requested from candidates invited to interview for the position.


If you are a person with a disability and require assistance with the application process, please contact Wittenberg's Human Resources Department at 937-327-7517.

Status: This listing expires on: 1/18/2022
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Wittenberg University
PO Box 720

Springfield,  OH 45501
United States
Stephanie Little