University of the Ozarks invites applications for a current opening as a tenure track Assistant Professor of Psychology beginning August 2020. Preference will be given to those candidates that hold a Ph.D. degree in Psychology by the time of employment, although ABD will be considered. Individuals with expertise in human development are particularly encouraged to apply. The desired applicant should have previous teaching experience and the ability to work as part of a team to promote our growing psychology program. With teaching as the foremost priority, there is still encouragement and opportunity to conduct undergraduate research with our motivated students.
University of the Ozarks values personal attention and collegiality, thus a familiarity with and understanding of a small and residential campus are highly desirable. A sincere interest in students, excellent communication skills, and support of the University’s mission are also required.
Ranked in the top 10of southern region comprehensive baccalaureate institutions by U. S. News & World Report, the University of the Ozarks is a Presbyterian-related institution that blends the liberal arts and professional preparation in a student-centered environment emphasizing quality teaching and student learning. The University serves a diverse group of approximately 800 students from the United States and abroad on a beautiful campus in Clarksville, Arkansas, located along I-40 approximately 90 miles northwest of Little Rock, nestled between the Arkansas River and the Ozark Mountains. Recent major gifts have enhanced the academic program and other campus initiatives. For more information about the University of the Ozarks, visit www.ozarks.edu.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the search is completed. Please send a letter of application; vita; statement of teaching philosophy; and three current letters of reference, at least one of which addresses teaching ability, to:
Director of Human Resources
University of the Ozarks
415 N. College Avenue
Clarksville, AR 72830