Assistant/Associate Professor, Psychology
Job Details
UHSP main campus - St. Louis, MO
Full-time faculty
Academic - Teaching, research, service

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis (UHSP) is expanding its faculty and is seeking creative, innovative, diverse faculty candidates to support our new health science undergraduate academic programs. 

The Assistant/Associate professorship in Psychology is a tenure-track, academic year faculty position housed in the Department of Liberal Arts. Primary responsibilities include: teaching a 3/3 load of undergraduate courses including introduction to psychology and other upper division psychology electives, developing additional elective courses as needed, engaging in an active scholarly research program demonstrating an interest in healthcare, and providing service to the College through advising students, advising student organizations, and faculty committee responsibilities.   

To succeed in this role you will need:    

  • A Ph.D. in Psychology. 
  • Experience teaching (which can include graduate teaching assistantships) a variety of psychology courses at the undergraduate level, such as biopsychology or health psychology.   
  • A willingness to teach in an ability-based education model using active, student-centered learning. 
  • An active scholarly research program, striving toward a national and international reputation. 
  • Experience with interdisciplinary or collaborative research and an existing record of published scholarship in a health-related area.  
  • To participate in professional and scholarly societies and develop working relationships with public and private funding agencies.   
  • To demonstrate support for diversity and inclusion; the ability to incorporate diversity, cultural competency or social justice into teaching, research or service. 

If this sounds like the job for you here is information on how to apply:   

Go to and follow the simple steps to apply online and submit a cover letter, resume/CV and references.  Review of applications will begin October 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.  

AA/EOE Statement: 

University of Health Sciences & Pharmacy in St. Louis values the benefits of a diverse student body and workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.  The University’s employment policy shall be supported through a continuing affirmative action commitment that embodies the standards of equal employment opportunities for all persons. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.