Psychology (Developmental, Cognitive or Educational)

PSYCHOLOGY - The Psychology Department of East Central University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in psychology at the Assistant Professor level, beginning August, 2014. ECU is a student-centered regional state university located in Ada, Oklahoma. ECU offers thirty-three undergraduate baccalaureate degree programs in arts and letters, business, education, mathematics and sciences, nursing, and the social sciences. Nine master's degrees are offered in education, human resources, psychology, and accounting. ECU's 4,600 students come from 32 countries and 28 different states. About 65% of the 172 faculty members hold doctorates.

In addition to an undergraduate major in psychology, the Psychology Department offers a Master of Science Degree in Psychological Services (60 course hours) offering a Community Psychologist track and a School Psychologist track within the Master of Science program. Candidates for the position should be able to teach developmental psychology, cognitive psychology, educational psychology, and other undergraduate and graduate classes that match department needs and candidate interests. Responsibilities will also include student advisement, university service, and professional/scholarly contributions.

Qualifications include: Ph.D. or ABD in psychology or a related field is required. Area of specialization preferred: Development, Cognitive, or Educational Psychology. Candidate must have a desire to teach in a student-centered environment where teaching and service to students is the primary mission of the campus. Candidates must be dedicated to teaching and maintaining high academic standards for the students in the ECU Psychology program and be willing to teach in a variety of formats: face to face, ITV, blended or online. Candidates should have the potential to establish and maintain a program of research. Strong candidates will have evidence of successful teaching, scholarly activity, practical experience, instructional technology experience, and professional accomplishments commensurate with experience.

To apply: Send letter of application; resume; statement of teaching philosophy; transcripts; name, addresses, phone numbers of three professional references; and *Disclosure Statement to Stephanie Moss, Employment Services, East Central University, 1100 E. 14th Street, PMB D-2, Ada, OK 74820 or Application review will begin December 12, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. For more information about ECU, visit our web site at