Faculty Position (exempt)
Position TitleASSISTANT PROFESSOR, PSYCHOLOGY
DepartmentBachelor's Degree for Professionals
Basic FunctionThe Bachelor’s Degree for Professionals at California Lutheran University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of psychology to begin August 2014. The successful candidate will possess a background in psychology and will be well versed in research. The candidate will be flexible and able to teach a variety of undergraduate courses such as introduction to counseling, abnormal psychology, statistics and research methods, and other courses within the candidate’s area of expertise. Other responsibilities include advising and mentoring of undergraduate students, supervising student research, participation in co-curricular programs (i.e. Psi Chi) and serving on university committees. The successful candidate will hold a PhD in Psychology or Psy.D. in Psychology from an accredited university. Evidence of quality teaching and demonstrated potential for scholarly research is required. Interest in non-traditional adult learners and online education is desired. The successful candidate’s primary responsibility will be teaching courses in the evening at our Woodland Hills campus with a few additional courses taught in the traditional undergraduate program at our main campus in Thousand Oaks. We are seeking individuals who are passionate about teaching and committed to the campus community. A.B.D. considered with doctorate earned by July 2015.
EnvironmentCLU is an accredited, private, comprehensive university located midway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Additional information may be found at www.callutheran.edu. California Lutheran University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of CLU to apply. All offers will be contingent upon the completion of a successful background check.
Application ProcedurePlease email a letter of application describing teaching, research, and professional experience, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research/creative activities, and a completed Faculty Employment Application (found at www.callutheran.edu/hr) to:
Dr. Lisa Buono, Chair, Search Committee
California Lutheran University
60 W. Olsen Road, #7100
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Review of applications is ongoing until the position is filled.