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Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, United States

Job Description

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Posting Number F00175JP Department Psychology Position Summary

The Psychology Department at Bowdoin College invites applications for a one-year, full-time, visiting assistant professor position in clinical or counseling psychology beginning July 1, 2022. A PhD in these areas by July 1, 2022 is preferred; ABD considered. Teaching responsibilities include two in-person courses per semester. Topics for these courses include: Introduction to Psychology or Research Methods, a course in Abnormal Psychology, a laboratory (research-based) course in clinical/abnormal psychology, and an advanced seminar in the candidate’s area of specialization.

Successful candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate liberal arts education and a readiness to involve undergraduates in their research. Bowdoin is a learning community that warmly welcomes people of all backgrounds. We encourage applications from candidates committed to the instruction and support of a diverse student population and from those who will enrich and contribute to the College’s multifaceted diversity. We especially encourage people from historically excluded groups to apply.

Bowdoin College accepts only electronic submissions. Please submit a cover letter, a CV, a teaching statement, a research statement, and a statement indicating how your teaching, scholarship, and/or mentorship may support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. In addition, you will be asked to provide the names and contact information for three references who have agreed to provide letters of recommendation upon request.

Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

Founded in 1794 on the Maine coast, Bowdoin is one of the oldest and most selective coeducational, residential liberal arts colleges in the country. Located in Brunswick, a 30-minute drive north of Portland, the College is in an area rich with natural beauty and year-round outdoor activities. Bowdoin’s reputation rests on the excellence of its faculty and students, intimate size, strong sense of community, and commitment to diversity (36% students of color, 7% international students and approximately 16% first generation college students). Bowdoin College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry and national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, genetic predisposition, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities on the basis of disability, or any other legally protected statuses. For further information about the College and our department, please visit our website: http://www.bowdoin.edu.

Posting Date 10/12/2021 Applications Accepted Until Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

At the time of application, you will be required to include information for a minimum of three references, including name, title, email address, phone number and how you know the reference.

Once you have provided the required reference information and submitted your application, the reference providers will receive an email which is generated automatically from the application system. The email will provide them a link within which to upload a confidential reference letter on your behalf.

You will not be able to view the reference letters but will be able to see how many have been submitted on your behalf.

Employment Category Full Time Year Round Job Start Date 07/01/2022 Job End Date Job Type Faculty Background Check Package Requirements Faculty/Administrative Applicant Documents To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
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Job Posting: JC194961837

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Dec 03, 2021