Job Posting: Visiting Assistant Professor - Psychology
|Closing Date||Until filled|
|Location||Beloit, Wisconsin, 53511|
Beloit College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology to teach 6 courses (3 each semester) in the 2024-25 academic year. This is a benefits-eligible position, and has the possibility of renewal. The successful candidate will teach Introduction to Psychology, a course in our Research Methods and Statistics course sequence, as well as intermediate and advanced courses in their area of expertise. The ability to offer courses in biological or cognitive psychology would be preferred, but we would also consider health, clinical, industrial and organizational, or behavioral economics/consumer psychology. The ability to emphasize the psychology of traditionally marginalized groups would be particularly desirable. We seek a colleague who has demonstrated excellence in or strong potential for teaching undergraduates, and whose pedagogies or research align with and engage our increasingly diverse student body and our interdisciplinary curriculum. A PhD in Psychology by August 2024 is preferred, though applications from advanced ABD applicants will also be considered.
Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity.
Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. It is recognized as one of the Colleges That Change Lives. AA/EEO
How to Apply
Candidates should submit as one pdf a cover letter, C.V., the names of three references, a statement of teaching philosophy, and relevant course syllabi, if available to the link below.
Review of materials will begin on October 16, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position should be directed to Suzanne Cox, department chair, at: firstname.lastname@example.org