Northland College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Northland College is an equal opportunity employer.

Northland College, located on the south shore of Lake Superior in Ashland, Wisconsin, is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in psychology. This position will contribute to the development of a new psychology program at the college. The successful candidate’s area of specialization may come from a number of sub-disciplines within psychology including developmental, community, and counseling/clinical. Of special importance is the fit between the candidates teaching and scholarly interests and Northland’s emphases on issues of sustainability, the environment, and social justice.

Northland College provides equal opportunity for all qualified persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Northland College is an affirmative action employer. People of color, women, and others who would provide diverse perspectives to our College are encouraged to apply for this position.

We are currently accepting applications and the position is open until filled.

Responsibilities and Qualifications


The successful candidate will be expected to: (1) teach courses in content courses from a few sub-disciplines in psychology, and advanced topics in the candidate’s area of interest; (2) develop a program of scholarly work that engages undergraduates; (3) provide service to the college through committee work and student advising. Preference will be given to applicants who place a high value on a liberal arts education and whose teaching and scholarly interests fit well with the mission of the college.


  • PhD or ABD status with expectation of completion of degree

Organization Details

Northland College Ashland, Wisconsin

How to Apply

A completed application contains:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • List of three professional references in PDF format
  • CV
  • Research statement
  • Teaching statement

Application Deadline: December 15, 2018

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