Psychology-Developmental (Assistant Professor)

Winona State University in Minnesota

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted January 28, 2014
This is a full-time tenure-track position in Psychology to teach Developmental Psychology and other undergraduate courses in the Psychology curriculum. Other customary faculty duties such as supervision of student research, academic advising, and participation in department activities are expected.

Minimum Qualifications:

• A Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology or a closely related field (ABD may be considered) with PhD required by date of hire.

• Expertise and training sufficient to teach scientifically grounded Psychology courses in Developmental Psychology.

• A demonstrated commitment to quality undergraduate education.

• Ability and willingness to conduct research as well as supervise student research.

• Ability to perform student advising and work cooperatively with other Psychology faculty.
Preferred Qualifications:
• Ability to teach other existing courses within the Psychology curriculum within the candidate's area of expertise, such as Intro to Psychology, Theories of Personality, Testing and Measurement, Psychology of Gender, or Brain and Behavior.

• Interest and ability to develop new courses that complement the existing curriculum, such as a course on aging or some other topic within the candidate's area of expertise.

• Record of an active commitment to research and scholarly publications.

• Past teaching experience at the undergraduate level

• Knowledge and interest in diverse cultures and populations.

Additional Information:
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled; Review begins 1/15/2014

APPLICATION MATERIALS: In addition to completing the online application, please attach the following to your application: 1) A cover letter addressing how you meet the responsibilities and qualifications; 2) Resume/CV; 3) Transcripts (undergraduate and graduate); and 4) 3 letters of reference (letters can be emailed to
If you have questions regarding your application, please contact Lori Mikl, Director of Affirmative Action/Equity & Legal Affairs, Winona State University at or (507) 457-2766.

APPOINTMENT DATE: August 18, 2014

RANK: Assistant Professor

SALARY: Commensurate w/ Experience

TYPE OF APPOINTMENT: Probationary (9 month appointment)


NOTE: Employment for this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement between the Inter Faculty Organization (IFO) and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees which can be found at:

1. In accordance with the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities (MnSCU) Vehicle Fleet Safety Program, employees driving on college/university business, whether using a personal, rental or state vehicle, shall be required to conform to MnSCU's vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check.
2. Persons writing letters of reference should be advised of Minnesota's open record law which can make such letters available to applicants upon request.

A member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System. An equal opportunity educator and employer. Women, minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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