Ohio Wesleyan University is a selective, private, undergraduate liberal arts, residential institution founded in 1842 and located just 20 miles north of Columbus, is seeking candidates for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor, Psychology. This is a salaried, full-time position with benefits.
The Psychology Department at Ohio Wesleyan University seeks to fill a one year visiting assistant professor position in psychology. The successful candidate will teach six courses per year including introductory psychology and at least two of the following additional courses: social psychology, personality psychology, organizational psychology, and psychology of women and gender.
Ohio Wesleyan is a selective residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 1,500 students from across the nation and around the world. Ohio Wesleyan is featured in the book Colleges That Change Lives and was recently listed as the No. 1 liberal arts college in Ohio for social mobility by U.S. News and World Report. OWU is located in Delaware, OH, a lively college town just 30 minutes from Columbus.
The successful candidate will be joining a department that is committed to issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion and should value teaching students from diverse backgrounds (e.g., first-generation students, students from low-income families, students of color, LGBT students, students with disabilities).
Factors contributing to success:
Candidates with a PhD are preferred, but doctoral degree candidates will be considered.
Experience teaching psychology at the undergraduate level.
Completed applications will include:
1) Cover Letter (include a brief statement about your teaching philosophy and previous teaching experience)
2) Curriculum vitae
3) Statement of teaching philosophy and interests
4) Evidence of prior teaching effectiveness (syllabi, course evaluations, peer observations)
5) Three references
Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please visit this link.
OHIO WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY promotes and celebrates an inclusive environment. To achieve our mission, we continually strive to foster a diverse, inclusive, and anti-racist campus community, which celebrates the value of all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, color, gender identity and or expression, sexual orientation, family configuration, disability, socioeconomic status, religion, national origin, age or military status. OWU is an equal opportunity institution and seeks applications from individuals who will help us honor and strengthen our commitments to diversity, inclusion, and anti-racism.
NOTE: Employment sponsorship is not available for this position. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States. OWU requires COVID-19 vaccination of all employees. Candidates who accept offers of employment must be able to provide proof of their vaccination status before their employment can be processed.