Assistant Professor of Psychology

Lamoni Campus

Graceland University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor of Psychology on the Lamoni, Iowa, campus. Specialty interest is open: however, the candidate should be able to teach widely across the Psychology curriculum, sharing responsibilities for Developmental, Social/Personality, and Abnormal Psychology. This position begins August 2021.

The 4/4 teaching load includes both introductory courses and upper-division courses based on the candidate’s expertise that may appeal to both majors and non-majors. Other duties include, but are not limited to, advising students, serving on division and university committees, continued professional development, and service

The successful candidate will have demonstrated teaching excellence and a commitment to undergraduate liberal arts teaching, as well as willingness to explore interdisciplinary connections, especially with Sociology, Criminal Justice, and/or Education. Experience teaching and supporting undergraduate research desired. Graceland University is committed to diversity and is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. 

Doctorate preferred; ABD considered. Doctorate required for promotion and tenure.

Start date: August 2021.

Applicants should submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references with contact information to Dr. Michele Dickey-Kotz, Dean, Gleazer School of Education and Social Sciences, Graceland University, 1 University Place, Lamoni, IA 50140. Electronic submissions are encouraged; please send to  Review of materials begins March 26, and continues until the position is filled.  Graceland University is a private, liberal arts university, rurally located within an hour from Des Moines and two hours from Kansas City.