Skip to Main Content

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening.  To apply for the position, please click the Apply for this Job link/button.

If you would like to bookmark this position for later review, click on the Bookmark link. If you would like to print a copy of this position for your records, click on the Print Preview link.

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

In addition to the required application documents, please submit the following: - at OTHER submit an unofficial graduate and graduate transcript - at COURSE EVALUATION submit any course evaluations (if available) - at OTHER 2 submit any other documents you feel would benefit your application (optional)

Posting Details

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Indiana University’s non-discrimination statement is found in policy UA-01 at http://www.policies.iu.edu. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator. The address for Indiana University’s Title IX Coordinator is: 400 E. 7th Street, Poplars 833, Bloomington, IN 47405. The Annual Security Reports, containing policy statements and crime statistics for Indiana University campuses, are available through Public Safety and the IU Police Department web sites at protect.iu.edu/police-safety/annual-reports/index.html. A paper copy will be provided upon request from Public Safety at iups@iu.edu.

Position Details

Title Assistant Professor of Psychology
Appointment Status Tenure Track
Department IU South Bend Psychology
Position Summary

The Department of Psychology at Indiana University South Bend invites applications for a tenure track appointment in clinical psychology at the rank of either Assistant or Associate Professor, to begin August 1, 2018.

Standard teaching load is 24 credits per year; normally 6 credits are released for research. This is equivalent to teaching 3 courses a semester.

We expect faculty to engage in faculty governance and university service, including student advising. Psychology is a thriving department housed in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, with diverse faculty specialties and opportunities for local and regional collaboration (see https://www.iusb.edu/psych/). We serve approximately 350 undergraduate majors and are active within the College, the University, and the local community.

IU South Bend is Indiana University’s largest regional campus.

IU South Bend’s 2014–2020 strategic plan includes a commitment to advance diversity and open-mindedness and to create a civil, welcoming, and caring culture for all. Of over 7,500 students, 24% self-identify as minorities. The population of Hispanic students is approaching 10% and IU South Bend has seen significant increases in the admission of African American students. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates who have mentored minorities or other underrepresented groups are encouraged to highlight such efforts in the application.

Basic Qualifications

- PhD or PsyD in a clinical area of psychology. (Advanced ABD candidates considered with evidence that degree will be awarded by August 2018).
- Research specialization area is open, but we welcome candidates with an active research program in behavior analysis, health psych, counselling, or addictions
- Ability to teach Introductory Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, and upper level undergraduate courses related to clinical psychology (online teaching experience especially welcomed).
- Interest in supervising undergraduate student research
- License eligible in Indiana

Department Contact for Questions

Dr. Kevin Ladd at kladd@iusb.edu

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank Competitive
Special Instructions

In addition to the required application documents, please submit the following:

- at OTHER submit an unofficial graduate and graduate transcript
- at COURSE EVALUATION submit any course evaluations (if available)
- at OTHER 2 submit any other documents you feel would benefit your application (optional)

For Best Consideration Date 10/01/2017
Expected Start Date 08/01/2018
OAA # SB-2017012

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Personal Contact: At Professional Meeting or Conference
    • Personal Contact: Direct Contact by Search Committee
    • Personal Contact: Referred by colleague or advisor
    • Announcement: Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Announcement: IU Bulletin for Academic Appointees
    • Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
    • Announcement: Other Website

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Statement of Research and Teaching
  4. List Of References
  5. Other
Optional Documents
  1. Course Evaluation
  2. Other 2