The School of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Psychology.  Ideal candidates would have a passion for teaching and a research agenda that prioritizes the inclusion of undergraduates in the research process. Teaching responsibilities include a 4-4 load; courses taught could include foundational courses in the psychology major and upper-level courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. The candidate will also be responsible for advising students and campus service that furthers the mission of the University.

Excellent teachers with a doctorate in Psychology are encouraged to apply. Candidates should have an earned doctorate by the start of the appointment. A start date for Fall 2021 is preferred.

All employees must understand the mission of Catholic higher education and be committed to the core values, mission, goals and objectives of Holy Family University.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Teaching responsibilities include a 4-4 load.
  • Advising students and campus service that furthers the mission of the University.


  • Earned Ph.D. in Psychology or related field is required.
  • Excellent teaching skills, an active scholarly agenda, and a willingness to participate in student advising and campus service.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and statement of research interest, list of courses taught, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to . Review of applications will begin on May 1 and continue until the position is filled.