Assistant Professor of Psychology and the Latinx Experience (6028)
Northern Illinois University
Location: DeKalb, Illinois
Internal Number: 74002
Full-Time/Part Time: Full-Time
The Assistant Professor of Psychology and the Latinx Experience is expected to establish an active and innovative research program that centers the perspectives and experiences of Latinx communities in the United States. They will teach undergraduate and graduate courses that meet the curricular needs of the Department of Psychology and the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach undergraduate and graduate courses that meet the curricular needs of the Department of Psychology and the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies;
Mentor and support students as well as service to the center, department, college, and university;
Engage in scholarly activities in the field;
Collaborate and contribute to ongoing research projects with faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students;
Provide service to the university and the profession;
Contribute to exam committees, thesis committees, and dissertation committees, as needed.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications; NIU offers a robust benefits package.
Transcripts (unofficial with official required at hire);
Statement of Teaching Philosophy;
Statement of Research Vision;
Contact information of 3 References;
Diversity Statement— Please provide a diversity statement that explains how you would contribute to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning community at NIU through your teaching, research, and/or service.
Applications submitted after October 22 are welcomed, but will be considered as needed.
For questions, contact the search committee chair Simón Weffer at email@example.com.
EEO Statement Summary:
In accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, NIU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, political affiliation, or any other factor unrelated to professional qualifications, and will comply with all applicable federal and state statutes, regulations and orders pertaining to nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action.
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Ethics and Compliance Officer, Title IX Coordinator Health Services 230 TitleIXCoordinator@niu.edu 815-753-5560
Northern Illinois University's vision is to be an engine for innovation to advance social mobility; promote personal, professional and intellectual growth; and transform the world through research, artistry, teaching and outreach.The mission of Northern Illinois University is to empower students through educational excellence and experiential learning as we pursue knowledge, share our research and artistry, and engage communities for the benefit of the region, state, nation and world.