Friends University invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position in Psychology to begin in fall 2017. This position is a tenure-track, nine-month appointment with major responsibility in the psychology program. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience.
EXPECTATIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Teaching psychology, research, theory, and practicum, to undergraduate students. The candidate will need to be able to teach specialty courses related to their discipline and other courses as assigned.
- Work with other instructors to ensure the academic needs of the department are met.
- Participation in appointed committee assignments, student academic advising, and recruitment activities within the Division of Christian and Liberal Studies.
- Recruit and retain students.
- Provide leadership for the ongoing development of the psychology program at Friends University.
- Demonstrate both a passion for and effectiveness in teaching with a strong commitment to student interaction.
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY & THE COMMUNITY
Friends University offers a complement of traditional undergraduate majors, non-traditional adult degree-completion programs, and professional graduate programs. Founded in 1898, the University is situated on a beautiful park-like campus in the heart of Wichita, Kansas. Wichita is a vibrant urban city with all the charms of a small town. Our great community offers something for everyone and is rich in arts, education, leisure, and commercial resources.
Friends University seeks to hire faculty who will embrace our mission and celebrate our commitment to equipping students to honor God in their personal, professional, and spiritual lives by adhering to the University’s RISE Core Values (Respect, Inclusion, Service and Excellence). The mission of the University is:
Friends University, a Christian University of Quaker heritage, equips students to honor God and serve others by integrating their intellectual, spiritual and professional lives.
Please visit our employment site at www.friends.edu/employment to apply. Only applications submitted through this Friends University website application process will be accepted.