Detailed Job Description
The Department of Psychology of Metropolitan State College of Denver invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Social Psychology to begin Fall 2012.
Teach 4 courses (12 hours) per semester; the teaching load will consist of such undergraduate courses as social psychology and related areas, research methods and statistics, introductory psychology. Other responsibilities include engaging in scholarly activities related to social psychology; advising students; performing Departmental, College, and professional service; participating in course and program development; performing other duties as assigned by the Chair.
Doctorate in Psychology completed no later than June 1, 2012
Doctorate completed at the time of application. Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching undergraduate psychology courses such as social psychology, research methods/statistics, psychology of prejudice, psychology of gender, industrial/organizational psychology, introductory psychology, or multicultural psychology. Associated professional experience with recent published research in refereed psychology-related journals. Ability to involve students in research. Applicants with demonstrated experience in the recruitment and/or retention of underserved students, including students of color, preferred. Teaching experience with non-traditional students and ability to use appropriate educational technology.
Special Instructions to Applicants
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you MUST apply on-line at www.mscdjobs.com.
We STRONGLY RECOMMEND that you submit all application materials on-line at www.mscdjobs.com following the instructions below.
Screening begins December 1, 2012. Applicants must submit: 1) curriculum vitae;
2) a cover letter addressing qualifications;
3) three recent letters of recommendation from people who know the applicant's expertise and teaching;
4) statement of teaching philosophy;
5) statement of research and/or scholarly activities;
6) copies of up to two recent sample publications;
*Note: Items #4, 5, and 6 should be submitted as one document under the "Other Document" item.
**Official transcripts will be required of finalists.
If you are unable to attach the additional applicant documents please submit them via mail or fax
Drs. Ropp and Mortensen
Social Psychology Search F 489
Department of Psychology
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 54
Denver, CO 80217-3362