Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Connecticut College invites applications for a one year visiting assistant professor in psychology to begin July 1, 2019. We seek a colleague who is an excellent teacher and is enthusiastic about working closely with students in a liberal arts context. Area of expertise within psychology is open. This individual will teach courses in the core psychology curriculum, such as research methods, as well as more specialized courses in the person’s area of expertise. The teaching load is 5 total courses over the academic year (3 courses in one semester and 2 courses in the other semester). The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in psychology or neuroscience at the time of appointment. Salary is competitive.

Recognizing that intellectual vitality and diversity are inseparable, Connecticut College is continuing a successful initiative to diversify its faculty, student body, and curriculum. Our department is also fully engaged in the campus-wide effort to implement a new general education program, called Connections, in which diversity and inclusion are a central theme. Thus, we encourage applications from candidates who will contribute to the diversity of our college community. AA/EEO

Please submit a cover letter addressed to Jason Nier, Chair, Psychology Search Committee, a curriculum vita, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to  Please arrange for 2-3 letters of recommendation to be submitted to Interfolio as well. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.