Assistant Professor of Psychology

St. Catherine University

United States

June 26, 2022

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Position Title Assistant Professor of Psychology

Division Academic Affairs Department/Office Psychology

Position Summary Information

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The Department of Psychology at St. Catherine University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position for a one-year contract that has potential for renewal.

The undergraduate college at St. Catherine University is one of only six US institutions that is both a women's college and a minority serving institution. Based in the Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, St. Kate's is home to a diverse group of students in a wide array of disciplines and degree levels. Our faculty are committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching, partnering with students on research projects and supporting them in presenting findings at conferences. Responsibilities are to:

  • Teach three course loads in the fall and spring semesters in traditional classroom, online and hybrid environments.
  • Teach in an area of specialization within Psychology including any of the following: Psychological Disorders, History of Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Lifespan/Developmental Psychology with an emphasis in Gerontology
  • As an educator, advisor, and a mentor, foster a culture of inclusive excellence through authentic relationships with students of all cultures and abilities.
  • Monitor and assess student-learning outcomes and provide timely and frequent feedback to students on academic performance
  • Develop and pursue an innovative program of research in an area of interest and expertise to advance the discipline and inform classroom teaching. Through this, collaborate with undergraduate students in research.
  • Designs, teaches, evaluates and revises course content to reflect evidence-based practice and most current knowledge in the field.
  • Monitor curriculum content and make recommendations as appropriate to maintain relevance.
  • Provide service to the Department and University.
  • St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation's largest colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for all genders. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.

    Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD in Psychology or adjacent field with degree in hand by July 1, 2022
  • Experience teaching introductory psychology and/or upper-division elective courses at the undergraduate level.
  • Desire to teach and mentor students of all ages and cultural experiences.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to teach courses in Psychological Disorders, Clinical Psychology, and/or Lifespan/Developmental Psychology and History of Psychology.
  • Research focus in Clinical Psychology
  • Experience mentoring undergraduate students
  • Success or interest in creating and delivering online courses
  • We seek creative, adaptable staff who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity, multicultural understanding, and cultural fluency. Consistent with the university's commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their experience and service.

    EEO Statement

    St. Catherine University is an equal opportunity employer. Our commitment to inclusion reflects the central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet to “love of neighbor without distinction” and provides a learning and working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our members. Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity, nation of origin, or disability groups that have traditionally had less representation in higher education are encouraged to apply. Should you need an interview accommodation please contact us at hr@stkate.edu or 651-690-6565.

    Application instructions for FACULTY

    Visit St. Kate Careers to apply. With the application, submit a cover letter, CV, and a one page teaching statement addressing experience teaching and mentoring diverse students. Three references and successful completion of a background check will be required for employment.

    Given the way campus life inherently puts people in close proximity to each other, including residence and dining halls, classrooms, and gatherings, the University has determined that a vaccination requirement is the best way to keep our community safe and prevent potential outbreaks as we return to more regular, in-person operations. St. Catherine University is requiring all students, faculty (including adjuncts contracted for the fall semester and beyond), staff, and residents age 12 and older to complete their COVID-19 vaccination series, including a booster, unless the University approves a medical or religious accommodation or other accommodation/exemption as required by applicable law. New employees must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for an exemption/accommodation before beginning work. For more information, visit stkate.edu/coronavirus-info/vaccine. St. Catherine University 2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug Free Workplace / Tobacco Free Workplace

    Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: www. uppermidwestherc.org.

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number 20220124-FAC

    Posting Start Date 05/27/2022 Application Deadline 06/26/2022

    Posting Specific Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is your highest level of completed education?
  • Some high school
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Some college
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Some graduate school
  • Master's degree
  • ABD
  • Professional degree (e.g., JD, MD)
  • Doctoral degree
  • For any education beyond high school, please list the degree or certification and the area of focus.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • St. Kate's is committed to making Inclusive Excellence a reality and has identified “Drive a Culture of Inclusive Excellence” as one of six priorities in the strategic plan. Give a specific example of how you have promoted a culture that values diversity, equity and inclusion in your current or recent role(s).
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Given the way campus life inherently puts people in close proximity to each other, including residence and dining halls, classrooms, and gatherings, the University has determined that a vaccination requirement is the best way to keep our community safe and prevent potential outbreaks as we return to more regular, in-person operations. St. Catherine University is requiring all students, faculty (including adjuncts contracted for the fall semester and beyond), staff, and residents age 12 and older to complete their COVID-19 vaccination series, including booster, unless the University approves a medical or religious accommodation or other accommodation/exemption as required by applicable law. New employees must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for an exemption/accommodation before beginning work. For more information, visit stkate.edu/coronavirus-info/vaccine. We include this information to ensure that candidates are aware of and acknowledge understanding of the new requirement.
  • I have read and understand the requirement.
  • Are you presently legally authorized to work in the United States for any U.S. employer? Please be aware that St. Catherine University is only able to consider candidates who are authorized to work in the United States.
  • Yes
  • No
  • St. Catherine University welcomes applications from candidates who are traditionally under-represented. We are happy to consider candidates who are currently in possession of a temporary work visa, however, please be aware that we do not offer employment visa sponsorship. Will you now or in the future require an employer to sponsor you for an employment-based visa/status in the U.S. (e.g. H-1B status)?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Maybe
  • Can you perform the essential functions of this position with or without accommodation?
  • Yes
  • No
  • How did you hear about this opportunity?
  • St. Catherine University website
  • St. Catherine University employee
  • Academic Jobs
  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges/Universities
  • Association of Student Affairs at Catholic Colleges and Universities
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • College or University website
  • Council of Independent Colleges
  • DisabilityConnect.com
  • Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
  • DiversityConnect.com
  • Facebook
  • Google Jobs
  • HigherEdJobs
  • Higher Education Case Managers Association (HECMA)
  • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
  • Hispanic Outlook on Education Magazine
  • IMDiversity
  • Indeed
  • Inside Higher Ed
  • Insight Into Diversity
  • Latinos in Higher Ed
  • LGBTConnect.com
  • LGBTQ in Higher Education
  • LinkedIn
  • Minnesota College Professionals Association
  • Minnesota Council of Nonprofits
  • MinnesotaWorks.net/Minnesota Workforce Center
  • Minority Jobs
  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)
  • National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE)
  • OutandEqual.com
  • People of Color in Higher Education
  • Pioneer Press
  • Pollen Midwest
  • Saint Paul Chamber of Commerce (SPACC)
  • SimplyHired.com
  • Star Tribune
  • StudentAffairs.com
  • Twin Cities Senior Student Affairs Officers listserv
  • Twitter
  • VeteransConnect.com
  • Women in Higher Education
  • ZipRecruiter
  • Other
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Optional Documents

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