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Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology


Carson-Newman University is a leading Christian Liberal Arts institution, recently ranked Best Undergraduate Teaching in the South by U.S. News & World Report and received the President's Award for Community Service. Carson-Newman emphasizes academic excellence through innovative teaching, advising, mentoring of students, and service learning. The campus is located at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by beautiful lakes. More information is available from the university website, www.cn.edu.

Carson-Newman University invites applicants for the position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Psychology. The position is a full time, tenure track to begin August 2017. Review of applications will begin no later than February 13, and continue until the position is filled.

Candidates for the position should have a doctorate in psychology or be very near the completion of their degree. A successful candidate will be able to contribute to our general psychology core and one or more of the following areas: mental health, positive psychology, peace/conflict justice studies, community research, experimental research, forensic psychology, or neuropsychology. We are a small, discipline-diverse Psychology Department that values excellence in teaching and advising, mentoring undergraduate students in research and community service, and uses participatory decision-making.

Carson-Newman employs faculty and staff who are actively supportive, through a local church, of its aim as a university with a Christian commitment.

The rank and salary will be commensurate with educational preparation and experience. Group health insurance as well as a 401K retirement plan are available on a participating basis.

Only complete application packets will be considered. A complete application packet will include a letter of interest, a statement of Christian faith, a statement of teaching philosophy, references, and current vitae. Please send the packet electronically to:

Email: facultyrecruiting@cn.edu

Human Resources, Attn: Faculty Recruiting

Carson-Newman University

Jefferson City, TN 37760



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