POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT Assistant Professor – Psychology
Description Carroll College, a Catholic liberal arts college located in Helena, Montana invites applications for a full-time, tenure track ASSISTANT PROFESSOR of Psychology position to begin August 2021. We seek a candidate with expertise in Social/Personality, and/or Developmental Psychology. Candidates with experience in Clinical Psychology are also welcome to apply. Teaching opportunities may include courses in Social Psychology, Theories of Personality, Lifespan Development or Child Psychology, Research Methods, and General Psychology with additional courses determined by the candidate’s areas of expertise as well as the needs of the department. Opportunities are available for interdisciplinary course development. Demonstrated curriculum development and teaching excellence is desired. Preferred candidates will be able to integrate undergraduate students into their area of research. An earned doctorate in Social/Personality Psychology, Developmental Psychology, or a closely related field by fall 2021 is required. Carroll College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minimum Qualifications ● Ph.D. in Social/Personality Psychology, Developmental Psychology, or a closely related field by August 2021
Preferred Qualifications ● Experience teaching, or training, in a higher education setting. ● Experience in program development and program assessment. ● Research experience and publications
About Carroll College
Carroll College, located in Montana’s state capital Helena, is a private, four-year, Catholic diocesan college providing undergraduate education to 1200 students. Founded in 1909, Carroll has distinguished itself as a preeminent and award-winning leader in academic programs including pre-medical, natural sciences, nursing, engineering, mathematics, the social sciences and the liberal arts. Students choose Carroll for its combination of exceptional academic programs, affordable tuition with generous financial aid and scholarship opportunities, and the strong close-knit community that exists on a beautiful campus in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. See www.carroll.edu<www.carroll.edu/>.
As U.S. News & World Report releases its annual “Best Colleges Rankings”, Carroll College once again finds itself at the top of the list for “Best Regional Colleges in the West<www.usnews.com/best-colleges/rankings/regional-colleges-west>.” This marks the ninth year in a row that Carroll has held the #1 spot, earning a perfect overall score of 100 with the 2020 rankings providing data on over 1,900 schools. Additionally, Carroll is ranked #3 “Regional Best Value College in the West<colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/rankings/regional-colleges-west/best-value>”, ranking in the top three for four years in a row, and the #1 “Regional College in the West for Veterans<colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/rankings/regional-colleges-west/veterans>” for the fifth year in a row. In the classrooms, labs, and athletic fields, Carroll College sets a higher standard. Click here<www.carroll.edu/about/distinctions-rankings> to read more distinctions and rankings for Carroll College.
To Apply Candidates must articulate support for Carroll’s mission, www.carroll.edu/mission-catholic-identity/mission-statement. For priority consideration, please submit the following: 1) letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) three letters of recommendation, 4) statement of teaching philosophy that highlights teaching excellence, and 5) research statement which addresses how applicant plans to integrate undergraduate students into research interests and 6) a response to Carroll’s mission statement electronically to <>. Applications received before February 22, 2021 will be given priority. Questions can be sent to Dr. Nikki Honzel, the chair of the search committee, at <>.