Job Opportunities

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Assistant Professor of Psychology

The Department of Psychology in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position, with an anticipated start date of Fall 2014. We seek applicants doing ground-breaking research in any substantive area of psychological science. Our department seeks program strengths in large-scale analytic techniques, or what is often referred to as Big Data methods, including Social Network Analysis, Bioinformatics (including Genetics and Connectomics), Exploratory Data Mining, Predictive Analytics, or other relevant methods. All applicants are required to have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment.  In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu:80/postings/3368. The applicant should upload a CV, a research statement, representative scholarly papers, and the names of three referees. Inquiries may be sent to Professor Jack McArdle at jmcardle@usc.edu. Screening of applicants will begin November 15, 2013. USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply. 

 


2014-15 Academic Year, Non-Tenure-Track Faculty Positions, Lecturer, Department of Psychology

The Psychology Department in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, seeks outstanding candidates to fill full-time and part-time lecturer positions for the  2014-2015 academic year. Responsibilities may include teaching up to five undergraduate courses in statistics, research methods, conservation psychology, or other courses in the undergraduate major. The sections will be assigned based on the candidate's expertise and program needs.

Qualified applicants should have a doctorate in psychology or related field. Applicants should possess a strong commitment to undergraduate education and have demonstrated excellence in teaching.

USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply.

Applicants should forward a cover letter stating their teaching philosophy and areas of specialization, teaching evaluations, a current curriculum vitae, and 3 letters of reference that speak to teaching abilities to:

JoAnn M. Farver, PhD Professor and Chair

Department of Psychology
University of Southern California
3620 S. McClintock Ave, SGM 501
Los Angeles, CA 90089-1061
Phone: 213-740-2208
Fax: 213-746-9082

or application materials can be emailed to farver@usc.edu In order to be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu:80/postings/788

 


2014-15 Academic Year Non-Tenure-Track Teaching Positions for Master of Applied Psychology

The Department of Psychology in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, may have one or more non-tenure-track faculty openings in the 2014-2015 academic year for teaching positions, full-time or part-time, in the  Master of Applied Psychology  Program (MAPP). Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and should have experience applying psychology in the business world or in organizational settings.

Both full and part-time positions are available to persons qualified to teach courses in the areas of organizational psychology (organizational psychology; leadership; change management; and talent management) and/or consumer psychology (consumer psychology; psychology of social media; marketing analytics; and research methods).

In order to be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu:80/postings/5444 .

In addition, please email the following materials to Ellen Leggett eleggett@usc.edu (a) your CV: (b) a written description of your past business experience; (c) a statement of which MAPPP  courses you are prepared to teach and have taught; (d) teaching evaluations from your prior teaching; and (e) indicate whether you are seeking a full-time position or part-time position.. If you prefer US mail, materials and/or letters can be sent to: Dr. Ellen Leggett Department of Psychology; SGM 501 ; Los Angeles, CA. 90089-1061.

USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply.

 


Research Positions in Faculty Laboratories

Research laboratories at the Department of Psychology often have a need for research and administrative staff. These positions are posted by the individual research laboratories and through USC Employee Recruitment Services.

  • Department of Psychology
  • University of Southern California
  • SGM 501
  • 3620 South McClintock Ave.
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-1061
  • Phone: (213) 740 - 2203
  • Email: psychology@dornsife.usc
  • Department of Psychology
  • University of Southern California
  • SGM 501
  • 3620 South McClintock Ave.
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-1061
  • Phone: (213) 740 - 2203