The Department of Psychology at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Psychology. The appointment will be effective August 2014.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology by time of appointment with a strong commitment to undergraduate education, mentoring student research, advising, and supervising internships. The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory psychology, research methods, and upper level courses among abnormal, personality, and psychological testing. We are particularly interested in applicants who will develop an active research program incorporating student collaborators and seek external funding. Prior undergraduate teaching experience, student mentoring, and research publications preferred. Prior experience with distance learning would be beneficial.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located just nine miles from the Atlantic coast resort of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Coastal enrolls more than 9,400 students from 45 states and 56 nations. The University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master's degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services and a Ph.D. degree in Marine Science.
Candidates should submit a letter of application, qualifications, current CV, and three letters of recommendation electronically at: http: //jobs.coastal.edu. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. William Hills, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Psychology and Sociology (ude.latsaoc|wsllih#ude.latsaoc|wsllih).
Coastal Carolina University is committed to building a diverse faculty and encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities. Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.