Assistant/Associate/Professor in Psychology

Augusta University

Augusta, GA

ID: 7122772 (Ref.No. ej-3848309)
Posted: January 31, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Assistant/Associate/Professor in Psychology

Augusta University

About Us
The Department, located within the College of Science and Mathematics, is composed of 12 full-time faculty members with expertise across a broad spectrum of psychological disciplines. We have a strong commitment to providing research opportunities to our students in addition to excellent classroom instruction. The undergraduate program, which is one of the top undergraduate majors at the university, offers a BS, with a Pre-Medicine track option, and a minor. The Master's degree program offers three concentrations: MPCAC accredited Clinical/Counseling, Applied Experimental, and General Experimental.

Augusta University is one of four research universities in the University System of Georgia and the state's only public academic medical center, offering over 150 degree programs from bachelor's to doctoral. In July 2021, the College of Science and Mathematics moved into a new state-of-the-art building for research and teaching located on the Health Sciences Campus in close proximity to the Medical College of Georgia, Dental College of Georgia, Georgia Cancer Center, the Augusta University, and Norwood VA medical centers. The Department has laboratories for the study of humans and animals, and the University offers outstanding core facilities and a dedicated research MRI.

Augusta Georgia is the cultural center of the region, site of the Masters Golf Tournament, home of the new Georgia Cyber Center and is within easy driving distance of Atlanta, Savannah, Charleston, the Appalachian Mountains, and the Atlantic beaches.

Conditions of Employment
All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review. For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

How To Apply
To be considered an applicant for this position, you must apply online at

Please attach a single pdf containing a letter of interest no longer than two pages, CV, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy highlighting high-impact teaching practices, and a five-year research plan. Applicants with degrees from an institution located outside the United States must provide an educational/credential evaluation. Candidates should arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly from each author to: Ms. Kimberly Hasson ([email protected]), Administrative Assistant in the Department of Psychological Sciences. Review of applications will begin November 15, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.

Other Information
This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."

Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.

Job Information
Job ID 234331
Position # 20014318

The Department of Psychological Sciences at Augusta University invites applications for a tenure-track position to begin in August 2022, with rank commensurate with qualifications and experience. Research program in social neuroscience with an interest in age-related conditions, inflammation, and Alzheimer's disease is preferred. The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching and will be expected to establish an externally funded research program suitable for training both graduate and undergraduate students. Applicants will teach undergraduate and graduate courses that align with their areas of expertise, and contribute to the educational mission of the department. The ability to teach graduate social psychology is desirable. This is a nine-month appointment, with the possibility of summer employment. Salary and startup package will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Requirements
Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience or related field from an accredited college or university.

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