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MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Careers

Assistant Professor, Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Science

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the MacEwan Office of Teaching and Learning.

The Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Arts and Science invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2020 subject to final budgetary approval. The successful candidate will have expertise in clinical and/or counselling psychology and be able to teach courses that introduce students to topics in mental wellness and illness as well as more advanced and applied courses in the field. Candidates with expertise that would enable teaching and scholarship in cultural or evolutionary psychology, social and emotional child development, or history of psychology should also outline that in their application. The candidate will have a track-record of research productivity in clinical or counselling psychology. The Department of Psychology emphasizes the importance of opportunities for undergraduate scholarship, and the successful candidate will engage in research that facilitates student involvement.

Preferred candidates will hold a Ph.D. in Psychology from a CPA- or APA-accredited clinical or counselling program and will demonstrate a primary commitment to undergraduate teaching and an ongoing research program that will include the training of honours students and other undergraduate researchers.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, academic transcripts, along with the names and contact information of three professional referees. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by the Department Chair to provide three (3) letters of reference sent directly from referees.
Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Aimee Skye, Chair, Department of Psychology. Contact information and further information about the department can be found at: http://www.macewan.ca/wcm/SchoolsFaculties/ArtsScience/Programs/BachelorofArts/Disciplines/Psychology/index.htm

How to Apply

Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide the names of three professional referees

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and permanent residents will be given priority.

For general inquiries, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Tenure-Track
Salary $66,788 per annum to $108,110 per annum
Closing Date A review of applications will begin December 2, 2019. This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
Competition No. 19.11.182
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