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SUNY Oneonta Assistant Professor - Industrial/Organizational Psychology in Oneonta, New York

Assistant Professor - Industrial/Organizational Psychology



Department:Department of Psychology

Locations:Oneonta, NY

Posted:Jan 4, 2023


Position ID:157497


Job Description:

The Department of Psychology at the State University of New York College at Oneonta invites applications for a tenure track position as anAssistant Professor of Industrial/Organizational Psychologybeginning Fall 2023. Expectations include, but are not limited to, teaching, research, student advisement, college service, and continuing professional development.

The Department of Psychology at the State University of New York College at Oneonta is a thriving department of twelve full-time faculty members pursuing a variety of research interests that create an engaging learning environment, distinguished by highly accessible faculty, teamwork, research opportunities for students, and information technology-supported classrooms. The department has a continuing commitment to provide a solid knowledge base in psychology, teach scientific inquiry and critical thinking skills, teach competence in written and oral communication, support ethical and social responsibility in a diverse world including non-Western/non-majority cultures, cultural and gender diversity, individual differences, interdisciplinary issues. We value experience working with diverse populations and/or teaching pedagogies and/or multicultural teaching experience and foster students' overall professional development.

To learn more about the College and the Department, please visit

Duties include but not limited to:teaching courses in the area of specialization, in addition to teaching foundational courses within the major. Candidates should have an active research program. It is expected that the candidate will participate in student involvements such as advisement, research supervision, and mentoring. Additionally, participation in departmental and university life is expected, and cross-disciplinary contacts are encouraged, according to the candidate's interests and background.

Base Salary:$54,000. Information on SUNY's comprehensive benefits offerings can be found at


Required Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree in Psychology (or a closely related discipline) or ABD (Doctorate required by appointment) with specialization in I/O psychology


  • Experience teaching courses in the foundational areas of our curriculum, especially research methods and statistics

  • Experience teaching courses in their field

  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness

  • Evidence of the capability of initiating a suitable and productive research program

  • Evidence of scholarly productivity

  • Demonstrated experience involving undergraduate students in research

  • Experience advising and mentoring undergraduate students

  • Ability to teach Advanced Methods/Statistics

  • Experience in teaching, mentoring, research, or service with diverse and/or multicultural populations

Additional Information:

SUNY Oneonta enrolls about 5,500 students who pursue bachelor's or master's degrees or certificates in one of 60-plus academic programs. Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow intellectually, thrive socially, and live purposefully.

The College is located in the City of Oneonta, nestled in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains about a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston, and Philadelphia. With a population just shy of 14,000, Oneonta is one of the top 20 picturesque small towns in America, according to Microsoft News. The natural beauty of the region is breathtaking year-round. Each season offers outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, boating, swimming, and skiing. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance, management, and culture. The College's rating is 4.5 with one recent review noting that it's the people that make SUNY Oneonta so special.

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SUNY Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: Moreover, the College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions:

To apply online go to: Please upload letter of interest, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and statement of research interests. Please include course evaluations if available. Contact information for three references must be provided; one reference must be able to comment on teaching effectiveness; instructions for submitting letters of reference will be sent directly to the referees.

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