Assistant Professor of Psychology (3 Positions)

Position ID: 37161
University of West Georgia
College of Social Sciences
Branch Campus: 
Carrollton, Georgia
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 


Nature of work:

The Department of Psychology at the University of West Georgia invites applications for three tenure-track Assistant Professor positions, beginning August 1, 2018. Successful candidates will teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and engage in departmental and university service activities.

Required Qualifications:

Qualified applicants will have a PhD in psychology, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and an active research agenda.

To Apply:

Send curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a writing sample, and a statement of your vision for psychology (including your teaching and research interests) to Victoria Yang ( For queries, contact Alan Pope ( Review of applications will begin on October 13 and will continue until the three positions are filled.

Founded in 1968 through a shared vision of humanistic psychology, the department supports innovative directions in theory, research, teaching, and practice. We offer BS, MA, and PhD degrees; our doctoral program emphasizes “Consciousness and Society.” Our programs incorporate existential, phenomenological, transpersonal, contemplative, critical, sociocultural, feminist, and depth psychologies in dialogue with more traditional schools of psychology. We emphasize a human science approach to research methods, clinical and community praxis, ecopsychology, social justice, consciousness studies, parapsychology, human potentiality, and spirituality.

The University of West Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Institution Employment Link:
Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Psychology, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Victoria Yang (; Alan Pope (
Phone Number: 
(678) 839-0601
Vacancy Status: 
Annual Salary: 

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