ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY
Department of Psychology
POSITION: Full-time Assistant or Associate Professor in tenure-track faculty position in
RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaching responsibilities (typically four courses per semester) include all
levels of undergraduate courses and the possibility of teaching at the graduate level in the
Biomedicine Program. Preference will be given to those with teaching expertise in abnormal
psychology, testing and assessment, neuropsychology and applied behavior analysis. Other
courses will be determined based on need and candidate preference. Applicants must have a
strong commitment to high quality undergraduate teaching and be enthusiastic about mentoring
and supervising internships, directing undergraduate research projects, and advising
undergraduates. Engagement in ongoing scholarly activity and departmental and university
QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with research base; teaching experience in
psychology; scholarly research, and additional generalist qualifications desirable.
COMPENSATION: Nine-month contract. Salary determined by education and experience.
Eastern Mennonite University uses a tenure-with-review contract system.
APPOINTMENT DATE: Position begins mid-August 2016. EMU reserves the right to fill the
position at any time or keep the position open.
INQUIRIES: Review begins immediately. Applicants will be asked to respond to questions
specific to EMU’s mission after the initial inquiry. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae,
transcripts (unofficial acceptable), and three reference letters to:
Dr. Deirdre Smeltzer, Undergraduate Dean
Eastern Mennonite University
1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Eastern Mennonite University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing
diversity across the institution. Eastern Mennonite University complies with federal and state
requirements for non-discrimination in employment with regard to sex, age, race, color, handicap,
and national and ethnic origin.
EMU seeks faculty who have demonstrated or show promise of
-teaching excellence in a Christian liberal arts environment,
-a commitment to ongoing scholarship, and
-familiarity with and support for Anabaptist/Mennonite Christian faith practices.
Eastern Mennonite University pursues creativity, innovation, and excellence in all educational
programs and invites students to experience Christ and follow His call to witness faithfully, serve
compassionately, and walk boldly in the way of nonviolence and peace.