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PSYCHOLOGY (Tenure-Track)
Psychology Department

Penn State University-Altoona

Altoona, PA
The Pennsylvania State University, Altoona campus invites applications for a tenure-track position in Psychology. The position requires an earned Ph.D. in Psychology and is a tenure-track appointment at the level of Assistant Professor beginning in Fall 2013. Candidates should be able to teach undergraduate courses in their area of interest and program core courses including introductory psychology and research methods. Research specialization is open. The position requirements include teaching three courses per semester, conducting research, and providing related service.

Located in the beautiful Allegheny Mountains of central Pennsylvania, Penn State Altoona is a largely residential campus of 4000 students offering twenty-two baccalaureate degree programs and the first two years of more than 170 Penn State baccalaureate degrees. Only 40 miles from the University Park campus, Penn State Altoona offers the advantages of small college teaching with the readily available resources of a major research university. Penn State Altoona offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

Applicants should send a letter of application establishing their qualifications; a current vita; a description of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness; a statement of research interests; transcripts (official transcripts required at the time of an interview); and three letters of reference. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their applications and accompanying materials electronically to AA-EDHDSS@LISTS.PSU.EDU in Word or PDF formats. Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. Non-electronic materials should be sent to:

Dr. Brad Pinter, Chair
Psychology Search Committee
Penn State Altoona
POS #A-39168
Elm Building
3000 Ivyside Park
Altoona, PA 16601-3760

For additional information about Penn State Altoona, please visit our web page at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/

Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce.

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Ad has been online since April 5, 2013
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