The Psychology department is seeking an Assistant/Associate professor for a tenure-track faculty position to teach in graduate and undergraduate programs. Responsibilities include teaching at the undergraduate level primarily and some graduate teaching as well; developing a program of research; supervision of student research at the graduate and undergraduate level; development of applied undergraduate learning opportunities such as practicum experiences; and service activities. Candidates should anticipate teaching at both the Huntington and Charleston campuses, which are approximately 60 miles apart. We also seek a colleague who will contribute to the University’s general education curriculum with its emphasis on First-Year Seminar which is intended to enhance students’ critical thinking, and the College’s support of interdisciplinary programs.
A PhD in Psychology is required at the time of hire. Preferred areas of expertise include cognitive psychology and/or cognitive neuroscience. It is desirable that the candidate be able to teach a range of quantitative and research methods courses.