Assistant Professor of Psychology (Tenure Track)
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Oglethorpe University - Atlanta, GA
Full-Time Faculty

Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, Georgia, welcomes applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Psychology, starting August 2020. The teaching load is three courses per semester, fall and spring.


Founded in 1835, Oglethorpe is a small, highly selective, independent, private university located on a beautiful, 100‐acre campus in Atlanta. Our liberal arts mission serves a diverse student body of 1,350 undergraduates, representing 33 states and 38 countries. Renowned for its groundbreaking Core program, Oglethorpe is a member of the Annapolis Group, comprised of the nation’s most selective liberal arts institutions, and has been named among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Liberal Arts Colleges, Forbes’ America’s Best Colleges, and Princeton Review’s Best Southeastern Colleges.


Oglethorpe University has a strong commitment to diversity and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.




The qualification is a Ph.D. in psychology, with preference for a candidate whose Ph.D. is in clinical psychology and is currently licensed.  The successful candidate will have a coherent research agenda that lends itself to training undergraduate students in research methodology and a commitment to teaching in a liberal arts setting. Qualified applicants will have teaching experience.  Interest in and ability to periodically teach a course in our evening adult program will improve one’s application (see



To assure full consideration, send a letter of interest, teaching evaluations, an unofficial graduate transcript, a curriculum vita, and three letters of reference to . This should be done in lieu of applying online.


The review of applications will begin immediately.  Applications completed by October 15, 2019 will receive full consideration.  Inquires may be sent to



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