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Post-graduate Job Opportunities


Henderson State University
Matt Locke Ellis College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Psychology


Position: Assistant Professor of Psychology, Nine-month, tenure track.
Appointment begins August, 2014.

Description: Teaching responsibilities will include research methods, statistics, and general psychology courses according to departmental need and areas of expertise. Other responsibilities include directing undergraduate research. The successful candidate will demonstrate
excellence in teaching, advising, and scholarly activities, along with a commitment to collaboration, student progress, and university service. Qualifications: Henderson State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff and students. In pursuit of this commitment, the department seeks an individual strongly invested in undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts environment. The candidate must hold a doctorate (or be BD) in psychology from an accredited institution of higher education. Salary: Commensurate with education and experience. Benefits include university-supplemented health insurance and TIAA-CREF. The University: Henderson State University is located in Arkadelphia, a charming, family-centered community of 11,000 residents situated one hour south of Little Rock on Interstate 30. Nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, the community is home to two universities, a strong public school system, a thriving medical community, wo recreational rivers, and the iconic DeGray Lake, and is approximately 30 miles from historic Hot Springs National Park, one of the great American treasures. Please visit,, or for more information about Henderson and our community.

Application: Applicants should submit cover letter (including teaching philosophy and scholarly interests), curriculum vitae, teaching evaluation summaries if available, contact information for at least three current references, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts to:

Dr. Travis Langley, Search Committee Chair
Henderson State University
1100 Henderson Street
HSU Box 7604
Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001

Electronic submissions strongly encouraged:
Email and all attachments must be under 10MB total.

If submitting by postal mail, also send email to notify us to expect
your materials.

Review of applications will begin June 27th and will continue until the position is filled. The final applicant for this position will be required to submit to a background screening including a criminal background check pursuant to university policy. The successful applicant will be required to provide official transcripts.


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