The Carthage College Department of Psychological Science invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in clinical, counseling, health, or community psychology. The successful candidate will oversee our undergraduate fieldwork experience, maintaining connections with established field sites, identifying new candidate placement sites, and mentoring students in their field-based senior thesis projects. They will teach courses in their area of expertise and in abnormal psychology.

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Assistant Professor of Psychological Science

October 11, 2021

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Psychological Science

The Carthage College Department of Psychological Science invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in clinical, counseling, health, or community psychology. The successful candidate will oversee our undergraduate fieldwork experience, maintaining connections with established field sites, identifying new candidate placement sites, and mentoring students in their field-based senior thesis projects. They will teach courses in their area of expertise and in abnormal psychology.

Essential Functions:

The Department of Psychological Science at Carthage College places strong emphasis on undergraduate research and psychology as a science. In addition to their teaching load (3 per term plus contributions to January Term), the successful candidate will maintain an active laboratory with student co-investigators. There is also an expectation to provide service to the department and the college.

Required Education and Experience:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in psychology by the position start-date (August 15th, 2022), some college-level teaching experience and the ability to involve undergraduates in research.

How to Apply:

Apply online

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching and research statements, a statement on how they will contribute to Carthage’s diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts, evidence of teaching effectiveness, contact information for three professional references, and any supporting documents through the “resume upload” section. Please include all documents in a single PDF file. Any questions can be directed toward the Department Chair, Anthony Barnhart at abarnhart@carthage.edu.

Review of applications will begin on October 15th and continue until the position is filled.

Institutional Information

Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is home to 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.

Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.