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Chair of Psychology - 100450

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://jobs.uwf.edu. Applicants must attach the following documents: Curriculum Vitae Teaching Philosophy Letter of Application/Interest There will be an opportunity to upload these documents during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email jobs@uwf.edu.

Position Details

Position Information

Position Number 100450
Position Title Chair of Psychology - 100450
Working Title Chair of Psychology
Department 7250 - Dept of Psychology
Job Summary

Position requires an energetic and creative leader to join a collegial group of psychology faculty. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in psychology, possess academic administrative experience equivalent to chairing a comparably sized department, be an Associate or Full Professor, and support undergraduate and master’s level psychology programs. Evidence of interpersonal and organizational skills, as well as a clear vision and strategy for growth is required. The successful candidate will have a 1:1 teaching expectation, with preference given to those with a background in one of the three master’s programs.

FLSA Exempt
Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Psychology or closely related discipline from an accredited institution with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.  

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Psychology or closely related discipline from an accredited institution with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.

Salary Range Salary Commensurate with education/experience
Contract Period (In Months) 12 months
FTE 1.0
Normal Work Hours Monday-Friday

Posting Details

Posting Details

Employment based visa sponsorship will be considered for this position.

Requisition Number F00126PO
Number of Vacancies 1
Work Location Main Campus- Psychology Department
Desired Start Date 08/07/2017
Position End Date
Open Date
Close Date 04/21/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://jobs.uwf.edu.

Applicants must attach the following documents:

Curriculum Vitae
Teaching Philosophy
Letter of Application/Interest

There will be an opportunity to upload these documents during the application process.

For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email jobs@uwf.edu.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a demonstrated record of achievement in Teaching?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a demonstrated record of achievement in academic research?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a demonstrated record of achievement in service?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Psychology or a closely related discipline from an accredited institution?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Letter of Application/Interest
Optional Documents