North Carolina State University seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor for its Ph.D. program in Applied Social and Community Psychology to begin Fall 2019.
We are especially interested in individuals who focus on health disparities and/or implementation science with a foundation of training in social, community or health psychology. Successful candidates will have a strong record of research productivity, the potential to develop an independent, externally-funded research program, and a commitment to teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels.
The Applied Social and Community Psychology program emphasizes social justice, inclusiveness, and diversity, and welcomes applicants who will apply their scholarship and engagement towards these goals.The successful candidate will be expected to instruct undergraduate and graduate students and engage in knowledge production in the form of published research.
NC State is a research extensive land grant institution serving more than 34,000 students and is located in Raleigh, NC, the state capital (http://www.ncsu.edu/about-nc-state/). This geographical location offers access to major intellectual and cultural resources, including the Research Triangle Park, Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the National Humanities Center. The School Psychology is an APA-accredited and NASP-approved Ph.D. program. Additional information about the university (http://www.ncsu.edu/) or the department (http://psychology.chass.ncsu.edu/) may be accessed on the web.
The Department of Psychology consists of 29 faculty members, the staff of the advising center, the staff of the Psychoeducational Clinic, and the six members of our office staff, as well as over 750 undergraduate majors and 120 graduate students pursuing their doctoral degrees. The faculty are outstanding scholars, many of whom have won awards for teaching and research and/or are fellows in the major professional societies in Psychology. Faculty have received research grants and training grants from the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes for Health, the National Institute on Aging, the Army Research Laboratory, the Army Research Institute, the Department of Education, and numerous companies.