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Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Experimental Psychology

University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR 72032
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Posting Number F0422019
Working Title Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Experimental Psychology
Department Org 347000 - Psychology & Counseling
Position Summary

The University of Central Arkansas Assistant Professor is responsible for teaching, research and service. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy. The position is tenure track and a nine-month appointment.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Teach courses in line with program and department needs e.g., graduate and undergraduate courses in areas as statistics, research design, and those areas commensurate with the expertise of the applicant.
Conduct an active program of research and scholarship with a clearly articulated agenda that supports the involvement of students as research assistants.
Mentor students through academic advising and research.
Serve the department, university, and community in ways that promote psychology.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Areas of scholarship and expertise are open, with some preference in the areas of health psychology, cognitive neuroscience, or industrial/organizational psychology. We are eager to support applicants who bring diversity to the department and university.

Required Education and/or Experience

The formal education of a doctorate degree in psychology or closely related field.

Preferred Education and/or Experience

Active research program

License(s)/Certifications (Required or Preferred)
University, Campus, and Community Description

Thank you for your interest in employment at the University of Central Arkansas.
Founded in 1907, UCA has an enrollment of more than 11,000, of which approximately 1,800 are graduate students. The university offers more than 90 undergraduate and 60 graduate certificate and degree programs, including seven doctoral programs. The student body consistently scores above the national average on the ACT exam. UCA is proud of its tradition of teaching excellence and its contributions in research, scholarship, and creative activities. The campus is widely acclaimed for its beauty. UCA is located in Conway, Arkansas, a thriving city of approximately 65,000 in central Arkansas, and thirty minutes from Little Rock. Conway is home to several major industries, two private colleges, an excellent public school system, and strong private K12 schools. Residents have easy access to the Ouachita and Ozark National forests and pristine wildlife areas near the Buffalo National River.

Desired start date 08/16/2020
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Background Check Statement

This position may be subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender registry, financial history background check and drug screening. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background checks and drug screening information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

UCA EEO Statement

The University of Central Arkansas is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution dedicated to attracting and supporting a diverse student, faculty and staff population through enhanced multicultural learning environments and opportunities. In keeping with its nondiscrimination policy in employment, admissions and other functions and programs, the university considers employees and students on the basis of individual merit and will not discriminate against a person on the basis of gender, race or color, ethnicity, religion, spiritual beliefs, national origin, age, familial status, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, disability, political beliefs, intellectual perspective, genetic information, military status, or other factors irrelevant to participation in its programs.

Open Date 08/26/2019
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please provide three references that can supply a letter of reference for you.

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