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Assistant or Associate Professor of Statistics and Educational Psychology

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution University of South Dakota
Working Title Assistant or Associate Professor of Statistics and Educational Psychology
Posting Number F00023P
Department USD-Counseling & Psychology in Ed.
Physical Location of Position (City) Vermillion
Posting Text

The Human Development and Educational Psychology Program in the Division of Counseling and Psychology in the School of Education is pleased to announce a tenure track assistant or associate professor position for our M.A., Ed.S. and Ph.D. programs. Primary responsibilities include teaching graduate courses, providing advising and dissertation direction, supervising student research, chairing thesis and dissertation committees, and developing an active research program including grant writing and publication in national/international journals. Teaching assignments will include graduate statistics, cognition and motivation. Additional teaching assignments may be made based on professional and academic background and the needs of the Division. Faculty members are expected to make contributions in teaching, research, and service.

An earned doctorate (completed by August 22, 2018) in Educational Psychology or equivalent is required. Applicant must show evidence of accomplishments or strong potential for success in research, publications, grant writing, and professional service with preferred experience in psychometrics. Candidates with a diverse background are encouraged to apply.

Posting Date 09/13/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 10/23/2017
Advertised Salary Commensurate with qualifications
Duration of the Term 9 months
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Appointment Percent 100
Tenure Status Tenure Track
Proposed Rank Assistant Professor
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Appointment Type Regular
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations

The University of South Dakota is a comprehensive; liberal arts based state institution with an enrollment over 10,000 students. Basic and professional programs are available in the School of Education, School of Business, School of Law, School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, College of Fine Arts, and the College of Arts and Sciences.

The School of Education is organized into four basic Divisions: Curriculum and Instruction; Educational Leadership; Counseling and Psychology in Education; and Kinesiology and Sport Management. Graduate work is available through the doctorate in several program areas.

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Diversity and inclusiveness are values that are embraced and practiced at the University of South Dakota. Candidates who support these values are encouraged to apply.

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Reference List
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Graduate Transcripts
  3. Doctoral Transcripts