Posted: November 22, 2013
Full time Faculty-Psychology Department
The University of Mary is seeking a qualified candidate for a full-time Psychology faculty position in the Liffrig Family School of Education and Behavioral Sciences, beginning August 2014. The University of Mary, a center of learning in the Benedictine tradition, has a three-fold mission: teaching, scholarly study including research and service. It is the responsibility of all faculty members to promote the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine mission of the University of Mary and to implement the principles of Ex Corde Ecclesiae. Each faculty member shall be responsible for intentionally building a culture of ready and earnest hospitality in accord with St. Benedictís admonition that all be received as Christ.
The University of Mary overlooks the beautiful Missouri river and is located in Bismarck, North Dakota, a community of approximately 80,000 people, with wonderful family and parish life, friendly neighborhoods, enjoyable recreational and cultural facilities, a low crime rate, clean air, and excellent schools. The University of Mary is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.
Summary of Position: Primary responsibilities for this position include teaching undergraduate psychology courses in the Department of Behavioral Sciences. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to curriculum planning, advising undergraduate students, collaborating with colleagues to promote, coordinate, and develop a strong psychology program, and administrative duties as assigned by the Chair.
The requirements for this position are:
• Earned doctorate required (preferred in psychology or related field)
• Higher education teaching experience preferred
• Administrative experience preferred
• Strong research background preferred
Applications can be mailed to the address listed below and must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three professional references. Applications will be accepted until February 15, 2014.
Chair, Department of Behavioral Sciences
Liffrig Family School of Education and Behavioral Sciences
Boniface Hall #219
7500 University Drive
Bismarck, ND 58504