Drake University, a private comprehensive university, seeks applicants for a tenure track, assistant professor of psychology in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience to begin in August 2023. We are seeking a dedicated teacher-scholar committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching and to advancing an independent research program that involves undergraduate students. A PhD in psychology, physiological psychology, or closely related field is required prior to the start date. Teaching assignments include introductory psychology, health psychology, drugs and behavior, and courses within the candidate’s area of expertise. Candidates interested in teaching research methods and statistics, as well as whose research program or teaching interests incorporate themes related to human diversity are strongly encouraged to apply. The department has animal facilities suitable for small vertebrate animals, and a shared human subjects research space.
Your application should include a cover letter, your current curriculum vita, a research statement a diversity statement, a statement of teaching philosophy including evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation. Selection will depend on the receipt of recommendation confirming the candidate’s scholarly achievements and teaching abilities and/or on the candidate’s satisfactory passing a teaching demonstration if selected for an on-campus interview. Drake University is an equal-opportunity employer and actively seeks applicants who reflect the diversity of the nation. Questions about the position can be directed to Christopher Kliethermes (email@example.com), Department Chair. Submit your application at www.drake.edu/hr/. Review of candidates will begin in October and continue until the position is filled.