Trinity Christian College invites applications for a full-time position in Psychology beginning in August 2018 or January 2019. Trinity's robust psychology department hosts a graduate program in counseling psychology, an adult bachelor's degree completion program, and a traditional undergraduate major in psychology. Trinity graduates often pursue careers in counseling, research, and other human-service oriented fields in the Chicagoland area and beyond.
This is a 9-month tenure-track faculty role. Specific teaching assignments will depend on the candidate's area of expertise and the needs of the department. Trinity seeks an applicant who is interested in teaching across all three of the Psychology department programs (traditional, adult studies, and graduate). Additional responsibilities include academic advising, meeting with prospective students, participation in the life of the department, college service, and scholarly and professional achievement. Some teaching may require evening hours.
Rank and salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include health insurance, pension, life insurance, and disability insurance.
Desirable start date is August 2018 or January 2019. For further information about the position contact:
Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The College enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,100 with a vibrant residential program. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, pre-medicine, and pre-law. Trinity also offers master's programs in counseling psychology and special education as well as degree completion programs in education, business, psychology, and nursing. Trinity Christian College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
Ph.D. or Psy.D. in psychology, Ph.D., or Ed.D. in counselor education preferred. A master's degree in psychology, counseling or a related field is required. Previous college level teaching experience is desired.
Trinity seeks candidates for faculty positions who are professing Christians and are committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. Successful candidates will possess the ability to articulate the relationship between their academic discipline, the vocational preparation of their students, and a vision for human flourishing that emerges from the Christian faith. Successful candidates are also dedicated to personal involvement with students outside of the classroom through advising and other informal academic and cultural settings.
Additional Salary Information: Rank and salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include health insurance, pension, life insurance, and disability insurance.