Psychology (tenure-track)

The Northwestern College psychology department invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in psychology to begin in the fall of 2017. The ideal candidate holds a Ph.D. in developmental psychology or related area, an established record of excellence in undergraduate teaching, a plan of research, and a commitment to the integration of faith and learning. The successful candidate can expect to teach courses that contribute to the general education curriculum, including child development, along with adolescent development, adult development and courses in one’s specialty area or related areas. Preference will be given to persons committed to excellence in liberal arts education and the involvement of students in research. ABDs will be considered.

The candidate will exhibit a love of Christ and an embrace of the Gospel, and support the college’s mission as expressed in our Statement of Christian Identity, Vision for Learning and Vision for Diversity. Northwestern College is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America. We seek faculty invested in teaching, a program of scholarly activity, and the mission of excellence in the liberal arts, as a vital expression of commitment to Christ’s redemptive work in the world. Accordingly, Northwestern College seeks to more fully reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ in its faculty, staff, administration and students. Women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are enthusiastically encouraged to apply.

Apply online below to and send a letter of interest in which you (1) describe your teaching experience and (2) scholarly trajectory; and (3) interact with our Statement of Christian IdentityVision for Learning and Vision for Diversity. Also include a current curriculum vitae/resume.

Review of applications will begin in November of 2016 and continue until the position is filled.

Applying to NWC

We accept applications only for current staff positions posted on our website. Applications for faculty positions are accepted on an ongoing basis. If you have a recent application on file with us, you may contact the human resources office to be considered for additional staff openings. Please update your application before applying for a new position. A completed and signed application is required for all open positions before an individual is considered an applicant. Resumes do not substitute for a completed application.

Current employees may submit a Transfer Request and submit a current resumé for this position.

Submit a letter of application, a resume or vitae, employment application and any additional required files to:

Mark Husbands
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Northwestern College
101 7th Street SW
Orange City, Iowa 51041

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