Assistant Professor of Psychology

Penn State Scranton

Assistant Professor of Psychology

  • Institution: Penn State Scranton
  • Location: Dunmore, PA US
  • Website:

Assistant Professor of Psychology

  • Penn State Scranton | Dunmore, PA US
  • Hourglass IconJob Post Expiration: December 03, 2022
Apply Now

Job TitleAssistant Professor of Psychology

Position TypeFull Time

Job Category Faculty

Salary Range -

Location Dunmore, PA US

Application Deadline -

Contact Information

Contact Name Durell Johnson

Department -


Phone -

Job Description

To apply for this job please visit

Assistant Professor of Psychology


Penn State Scranton invites applications for a faculty position Assistant Professor of Psychology, Tenure-Track, 36 weeks, beginning August 15, 2023, or as negotiated.


Job Responsibilities:


• Successful candidates will teach each semester of lower- and upper-level undergraduate courses in support of the campus’s psychology baccalaureate degree programs using traditional, hybrid, and online delivery modes.


• Teaching assignments may require day, evening, or Saturday classes as needed.


• Publish in refereed journals and present at the appropriate professional conferences.


• Participate in professional organizations and in the course, curriculum, and program development.


• Advise students and provide career guidance.


• Participate in campus, university, and community service activities.




• ABDs completing their doctorate by Summer 2023 will be considered.


• Applicants for the Assistant Professor rank should have a Ph.D. in Psychology (specialization is open)


• A robust research and publication track record.


Applicants for the Associate Professor or Professor rank should have:


• Ph.D. in Psychology (specialization is open).


• Excellent teaching and mentoring track record.


• An excellent research and publication track record.


• Demonstrated service to the profession.


Inquiries about the position should be addressed to:


• Dr. Durell Johnson, Chief Academic Officer, Penn State Scranton.


• E-mail:


• Telephone: 570-963-2510.


How to Apply:


• Submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae.


• Submit other information pertinent to the position may also be included.


• Finalists will be asked to submit a list of references.


Closing Date:


• Application review begins November 1, 2022, and continues until a suitable candidate is found.


Campus Information: Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and professions.


Penn State Scranton has the appeal of a small, private college, with the name recognition and prestige of a major research university. Steeped in tradition, and enriched through advancement, Penn State Scranton provides an excellent education in a fast-paced environment that offers real-world experience. Penn State Scranton is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses state-wide. It is a student-centered campus of approximately 1,000 students. The coursework for the first two years of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors is offered, as well as 12 baccalaureate degrees and 5 associate degrees. Students and faculty at Penn State Scranton have access to the resources of a major research university but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small, and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. Our students receive a world-class education delivered in a small campus setting, they and have opportunities to participate in undergraduate research projects supervised by faculty members.


For more information about the campus, visit


The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity in society and nature, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.


Apply online at


CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS: For more about safety at Penn State, and to review the Annual Security Report which contains information about crime statistics and other safety and security matters, please go to, which will also provide you with detail on how to request a hard copy of the Annual Security Report.


Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Copyright ©2022 Inc. All rights reserved.



Apply Now

Similar Jobs

Associate or Full Professor of Psychology; Director of the Institute for Interdisciplinary Salivary Bioscience Research

University of California, Irvine

To apply for this job please visit The Department of Psychological Science at the…

View Job

Assistant Professor of Psychology – Tenure Track

Jacksonville University

To apply for this job please visit Position Summary Jacksonville University invites applications for…

View Job

Assistant Professor of Economics

Lafayette College

To apply for this job please visit Assistant Professor of Economics Lafayette College Department…

View Job

Assistant Professor of Biology

Pomona College

To apply for this job please visit Pomona College is searching for an Animal…

View Job