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Assistant Professor - Psychology - Developmental Psychology
BGSU Main Campus
Ends at 11:59 pm Bowling Green, OH local time
Salary commensurate with education & experience

The Department of Psychology at Bowling Green State University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position (full-time, Tenure-track) in Developmental Psychology.  

- Teach graduate and undergraduate courses in developmental psychology and related fields; supervise graduate students; 
- Develop a research program that leads to successful publication in peer-reviewed journals; seek external funding where appropriate
- Provide service to the Department, College, University, and profession.

- Ph.D. preferred, ABDs will be considered but the requirements for the PhD must be completed by August 2019;
- Area of study in Developmental Psychology required with a research specialization in adolescence preferred;
- Demonstrated research productivity through one or more published or in press journal articles or book chapters in top psychology outlets, or research presentations at national conferences;
- Experience teaching psychology courses at either the undergraduate or graduate level.

Credentials Required for Application
- Cover letter
- Statements of teaching and research interests that include experience to date and describe goals for the future 
- Curriculum vitae
- Statement of contributions and commitment to diversity in higher education
- Three current (dated within the past year) and original letters of reference 
- Transcript showing highest degree earned
Background check and official transcripts are required for employment.
The Department of Psychology at BGSU enjoys a nationally ranked doctoral program that offers specializations in industrial-organizational, development, clinical, and neural-cognitive sciences. The new hire will join Developmental faculty members Yiwei Chen and Dara Musher-Eizenman. In all, the department includes 21 faculty members, about 100 graduate students, and over 500 undergraduate majors. The faculty are committed to excellence in teaching and research. For more information, visit our web site: https://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/psychology.html
Bowling Green State University is a residential 1338 acre campus located in northwest Ohio approximately 20 miles south of Toledo, OH. Approximately 20,000 students (including 2900 graduate students) attend BGSU, representing all 50 states and 70 other countries. BGSU employs more than 800 faculty members, with nearly 80% holding the highest degree in their fields. The University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. BGSU offers more than 200 undergraduate majors and programs, 47 master’s degree programs, and 17 doctoral degree programs. U.S. News and World Report names BGSU as one of the top public universities nationwide with a strong commitment to first-year programs that lead to success. For more information, please visit: www.bgsu.edu. 
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Assistant Professor, Developmental Psychology, Bowling Green State University. Tenure-track faculty position available starting August, 2019. Primary responsibilities: Teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in developmental psychology; maintaining a high-quality research program; pursuing external funding as appropriate. Minimum qualifications: Ph.D. in Psychology with area of study in developmental psychology; ABD candidates will be considered but must complete requirements for the Ph.D. prior to employment. Preferred area of specialization is adolescence. For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/. For an application to be considered complete, applicants must submit a cover letter, statements of teaching and research interests, a curriculum vita, a statement of contributions and commitment to diversity in higher education, three current letters of recommendation (dated within the past year), and academic transcripts showing highest degree earned. Application deadline is October 27, 2019.  Background check and official transcripts are required for employment.  BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment. We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation. 
PhD or terminal degree
Academic Year
Full Time
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae