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Assistant Professor, Psychology
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Must be able to teach a range of undergraduate courses including General Psychology, Writing in Psychology, Research Methods, Social Psychology, and Developmental Psychology.


  • previous experience implementing high-impact teaching practices (e.g., learning communities, service learning),
  • the ability to teach Developmental Psychology at the graduate level to students enrolled in the Masters in Clinical/Counseling Psychology program, and
  • experience delivering high-quality online teaching.



    The successful candidate must:

    • have earned a doctorate in Social Psychology, Experimental Psychology, or a closely related area, by August 2019 (ABD acceptable at the rank of Instructor. PhD required by August 2020);
    • demonstrate a commitment to high-quality undergraduate education;
    • exhibit a record of sustainable research able to integrate undergraduate students; and,
    • demonstrate the ability to work collegially.


    This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check.

    Applicants will submit a letter of intent addressing both the Required and Preferred Qualifications; a curriculum vita; graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.  All materials will be submitted electronically to or mailed to: Faculty Search Committee, Department of Psychology, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd, Wichita Falls, TX 76308Please send information to the contact listed below.

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    David Carlston, Department Chair
    MSU Texas
    3410 Taft Blvd.
    Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099

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    David Carlston

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    MSU Texas
    3410 Taft Blvd.
    Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099

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    Midwestern State University is located in Wichita Falls, TX. With a population over 103,000, Wichita Falls is centrally located two hours between Dallas and Oklahoma City, OK. MSU has a student enrollment of approximately 6400 and competes in the Lone Star Conference (NCAA Division II).

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