Assistant Professor Social Psychology (157 views)

California State University, East Bay The Department of Psychology

invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Social Psychology to begin Fall 2023 (Position No. 515218).  Candidates must have a PhD in Psychology or related field (or foreign equivalent) and a record of peer-reviewed publications relevant to social psychology, with preference given to candidates with expertise in diversity, social justice, and/or multiculturalism. The candidate is expected to mentor primarily undergraduate students and have an active program of research.  Duties include teaching undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses including Experimental Psychology and Social Psychology; major and career advising; and departmental, college, and university service. Candidates should demonstrate experience in teaching, mentoring, research, and community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Additionally, applicants must demonstrate a record of scholarly activity and potential to obtain outside funding. Teaching assignments may include courses at the Hayward, Concord, and online campuses.  Laboratory space is available and faculty development funds for research are awarded on a competitive basis. 

For additional information, visit the department website (  Review of the applications will begin August 22, 2022.  Please submit a letter of application that addresses the qualifications noted in the position announcement, a complete and current curriculum vitae, copies of major publications or preprints, a research statement, a teaching statement, a diversity statement (addressing how you engage a diverse student population in your teaching, research, mentoring, and advising; please see these diversity guidelines), and three confidential letters of recommendations via PageUp (see “Apply Now”). Submitting evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., teaching evaluations or dossier) is also recommended.

Contact: Prof. Amanda Morrison (;  +1-510-885-3484)

Note: California State University, East Bay hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. All offers of employment are contingent upon presentation of documents demonstrating the appointee’s identity and eligibility to work in accordance with provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act. A background check (including a criminal records check and prior employment verification) must be completed and cleared prior to the start of employment. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, CSUEB does not discriminate on the basis of any protected categories: age, ancestry, citizenship, color, disability, gender, immigration status, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran’s status. The University is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body.