Contractually Limited Appointment in Psychology

York University Department of Psychology

Contractually Limited Appointment

Discipline/Field: Quantitative Methods

Home Faculty: Health

Home Department/Area/Division: Psychology

Affiliation/Union: YUFA

Position Start Date: July 1, 2022

Faculty of Health Department of Psychology
Contractually Limited Appointment (1 year)
Quantitative Methods

The Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health, York University (psyc.info.yorku.ca) invites highly qualified candidates to apply for a one-year Contractually Limited Appointment (CLA) in Quantitative Methods at the rank of Sessional Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, to commence July 1, 2022 with core responsibilities in teaching introductory and intermediate undergraduate statistics and research methods. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Applicants must hold a PhD in Psychology with demonstrated expertise in Quantitative Methods. Candidates must demonstrate excellence or clear potential for excellence in teaching university level courses in Quantitative Methods for psychology and have a clear commitment to student success. Evidence of excellence or promise of excellence in teaching Quantitative Methods should be provided through the teaching statement; teaching accomplishments and pedagogical innovations including in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning; teaching evaluations; and strong letters of reference. The successful candidate will also demonstrate a strong commitment to pedagogy and student success, the capacity to bring a theoretical and practical orientation to Quantitative Methods teaching and learning and demonstrate good judgment and a reflective approach to innovation in teaching.

York is a leading international teaching and research university, and a driving force for positive change. Empowered by a welcoming and diverse community with a uniquely global perspective, we are preparing our students for their long-term careers and personal success. Together, we can make things right for our communities, our planet and our future. Our Psychology Department is ranked 8th in Canada according to the 2020 QS World Rankings and 33rd in the World according to the 2020 Times Higher Education Global Impact Ranking.

York University has a policy on Accommodation in Employment for Persons with Disabilities and is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to contact Dr. Jennifer Connolly, Chair, Department of Psychology at psychair@yorku.ca.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, members of visible minorities (racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with disabilities, can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/ or by calling the AA line at 416-736-5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of York Universitys Affirmative Action program can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the form found at: http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/self-identification-form/. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority. Temporary entry for citizens of the U.S.A. and Mexico may apply per the provisions of the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) or citizens of Chile may apply per the provisions of the Canada Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA). No application will be considered without a completed mandatory Work Status Declaration form which can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/work-authorization-form.

A cover letter of application (please specify the title of the position in the subject line of your email and in any correspondence), an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier (that includes a teaching statement, course outlines from previously taught courses, and teaching evaluations), and the names and contact information for three referees willing to provide a confidential letter of reference, should be merged into a single pdf file and sent by December 1, 2021 to: psycjobs@yorku.ca . Referees should provide strong letters of reference and be advised to address the candidates qualifications and experience in relation to the position.

Posting End Date: December 1, 2021

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