Faculty, Assistant Professor, Psychology - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The faculty member is expected to teach twelve credits per semester. Other faculty responsibilities include student mentoring, committee assignments, professional activities of research, presentation and publication, and program, school, university and community service.  

Minimum Qualifications

Earned doctorate in psychology and evidence of excellence in university teaching, and potential excellence in scholarship and service. Applicants may be ABD at the time of application, but must defend their dissertation before the beginning of Fall 2013. Specialization area is open, but candidates who can teach physiological psychology and psychopharmacology are particularly desired.  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

- Excellence in teaching as demonstrated through effective instructional strategies and techniques.
- Effective interpersonal, problem-solving and decision-making skills, with a willingness to serve on committees.
-Meaningful engaged scholarship  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Must attach Evidence of Quality Teaching as other attachment.
- To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
- To receive full consideration for post-secondary education, please submit copies of transcripts or diploma of highest degree earned. Transcripts do not have to be official copies.
- To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents (see below) must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
- Our system can only accept supplemental documents (such as cover letters or transcripts) in PDF or Word format. The file size of documents must be less than 2MB. It is strongly recommended that you take documents that are not in an electronic form and scan them into a separate black and white PDF file so you can attach them electronically to the online application. You can get help with this at a local copy center if needed.
- Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
- Application materials become the property of UVU.
- For questions contact Human Resources at uvu.jobs@uvu.edu.  

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter