Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology


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The Department of Psychology in the School of Human Behavior welcomes applications for a full-time, tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology. The successful candidate must be able to teach courses such as Statistics, Research Methods, Introduction to Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Theories of Personalities, Abnormal Psychology, Field Practicum, and upper level courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. The appointment will begin in August 2021.

Applicants will need to demonstrate teaching competencies in both lecture and field courses that will include the candidate’s specialty area as well as other specific needs in the department. The position also requires that the faculty member be available for advising of students, have a willingness to serve on college committees, and assist in curriculum development and recruitment opportunities. Faculty development through scholarship activities is encouraged with some funding available through an endowment.

Louisiana College is a private, Baptist, coeducational college of liberal arts and sciences with selected professional programs, located in Pineville, Louisiana. The College was founded in 1906 and is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Louisiana Baptist Convention. It has an enrollment of about 1,200 students and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Must be familiar with word processing software and have a basic understanding of computers and their application in an academic setting.
  • Ability to motivate students to excel.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to teach through a variety of mechanisms to effectively instruct students.  
  • Successful background check.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, Occupational Psychology, or another field of psychology. 

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Psychology

Preference will be given to candidates with prior teaching experience, evidence of scholarly activity, and a desire to work with students from diverse backgrounds

To apply for this position, please submit all of the following to

1. A cover letter

2. LC application 

3. LC Christian Worldview 

4. Curriculum vitae

5. Undergraduate and graduate transcripts

6. Three letters of recommendation.

Inquiries and all submissions should be made to:

Dr. Cheryl D. Clark, Vice President of Academic Affairs

Louisiana College

1140 College Drive, P. O. Box 567

Pineville, LA 71359


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