Assistant Professor of Psychology (47 views)

Assistant Professor of Psychology

The College of St. Scholastica invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Psychology beginning August, 2019. The successful applicant will teach Personality, General Psychology, and other courses as appropriate. Tenure-track faculty are expected to develop an undergraduate research program, participate in faculty committee work, and demonstrate teaching excellence in the classroom and laboratory. This is a full-time, 9-month position. The department values diversity among its faculty, is committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from minorities. Applications received by February 18 will receive full consideration.

The Assistant Professor will teach Personality, General Psychology and other courses based on expertise and department need, develop a research program suitable for undergraduates and contribute to and participate in fostering a culture of inclusion in support of college diversity goals.

A Ph.D. in psychology (or closely related field) or Psy.D; expertise in and ability to teach Personality and General Psychology; evidence of cultural competence and demonstrated success working with diverse populations; and demonstrated cross-cultural communication skills and multicultural competency is required. College teaching experience is preferred.


Since 1912, The College of St. Scholastica (CSS) has been preparing students for responsible living and meaningful work by emphasizing the Catholic Benedictine values upon which it was founded. The College serves an enrollment of approximately 4,325 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs throughout six schools – nursing, arts and letters, business and technology, education, health sciences, and sciences. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks CSS among the best colleges and universities in the region for academic excellence and in 2017 Money magazine’s “best colleges for your money” list ranked St. Scholastica in the top 5 percent nationwide, based on educational quality, affordability and alumni earnings. The College of St. Scholastica is a thriving independent private college with its main campus overlooking Lake Superior in Duluth, extended campuses throughout Minnesota and vibrant online programs that attract learners from around the world.

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The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff. Individuals from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. While there is no religious requirement, we are interested in individuals who value and support the rich Catholic Benedictine heritage of the College of St. Scholastica.