University of South Carolina Upstate — Assistant Professor of Psychology


The University of South Carolina Upstate is a positive, diverse, and empowering institution for motivated, success-minded students who want to be challenged academically, supported personally, and pushed to the boundaries of their potential in an opportunity-rich environment.  Because the University of South Carolina Upstate is proud of its student body, we seek to attract a diverse applicant pool.

Job Description:  The University of South Carolina Upstate Psychology Department is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor (area of emphasis open) to teach courses on the Spartanburg and/or Greenville campuses beginning 8/16/2018. Responsibilities include teaching required courses such as Introductory Psychology, Statistics, Research Methods, and/or Senior Seminar and courses in the applicant’s area of interest. Applicants must show a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and advising and the ability to maintain an active research program that involves undergraduates. Other duties include service in support of the department and the university. Review of applications begins December 1 and continues until position is filled.

Required Qualifications:  A PhD in Psychology is required at time of appointment. ABD candidates with planned completion date by August 15, 2018 may also be considered.

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

Application Instructions:  For a complete job description, application requirements and to apply, go to: Submit paper documents to Dr. Stefanie Keen.

Contact Information:
Dr. Stefanie M. Keen
Chair, Department of Psychology
University of South Carolina Upstate
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303

The University of South Carolina Upstate is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.