Assistant Professor, Industrial/Organizational Psychology (42 views)

The Department of Psychological Science at University of North Carolina at Charlotte is seeking candidates in the area of Industrial/Organizational psychology for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Required qualifications: A PhD degree in Psychology in a related field; an established program of research as evidenced by publications and/or external funding; an ability to teach and mentor a diverse student population at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Finalists will be asked during their screening interview to discuss how the topics of diversity and inclusion are incorporated into their teaching and research.

Preferred qualifications: A potential for external funding for research; evidence of teaching effectiveness in courses at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels. We are particularly interested in candidates with research interests and expertise in topics related to industrial psychology (e.g., selection, talent management) and/or quantitative methods.

The candidate will be expected to teach in both the department’s undergraduate program and the I/O M.A. program. The I/O M.A. program is designed for working professionals, and primarily serves students who are already working in HR-related positions or are transitioning to HR-related careers. The candidate will also be encouraged to participate in the Organizational Science Ph.D. program, an interdisciplinary program that includes faculty from the departments of Psychological Science, Management, Communication Studies, and Sociology. The Department of Psychological Science is one of the largest undergraduate majors on campus and has a strong history of excellence in undergraduate instruction.

UNC Charlotte is a rapidly growing, doctoral-granting urban university located in the largest metropolitan area between Washington DC and Atlanta. The University is a Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement campus. Close to 29,000 culturally and socioeconomically diverse students are currently enrolled. As the largest college at UNC Charlotte, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences houses 20 departments in the social and behavioral sciences, humanities and natural sciences, as well as 25 applied research centers and interdisciplinary programs. It offers eight doctoral degrees, 36 master’s degrees and graduate certificates, and 32 undergraduate degrees.