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Developmental Psychologist
Department of Psychology

San Jose State University

San José, CA
Job Opening ID (JOID): 22644

The Department of Psychology at San Jose State University announces an Assistant Professor position in Developmental Psychology to begin in August 2014. The area of specialization within Developmental Psychology is open. Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in Psychology or related field by August 2014. The successful candidate must demonstrate potential for teaching and scholarly excellence. San Jose State University is a teaching institution that values mentored research. Teaching responsibilities for this position include undergraduate and/or graduate courses in developmental psychology (e.g., child, adolescent, and/or aging), writing, research methods, and introductory psychology as needed by the department. The successful applicant should be prepared to take an active role in the Department’s Masters of Arts in Psychology program as a researcher serving on thesis committees.

Applicants should have awareness of and sensitivity to the educational goals of a multicultural population as might have been gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching and other comparable experience. The applicant should be prepared to address the needs of a student population of great diversity – in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academic preparation – through course materials, teaching strategies, and advisement.

SJSU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to nondiscrimination on the bases of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender status, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, or covered veteran status consistent with applicable federal and state laws. This policy applies to all SJSU students, faculty, and staff as well as University programs and activities. Reasonable accommodations are made for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.

For full consideration send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests/philosophy and research plans, available evidence of teaching effectiveness or evaluations, and at least three signed, original letters of reference with contact information by Friday, November 1, 2013 to: Dr. Ron Rogers, Department of Psychology, San José State University, One Washington Square, San Jose, CA95192-0120.

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