Indiana East U. History & Systems Position

Indiana East CampusIndiana East University in Richmond Indiana is offering a tenure-track position for a person possibly in history and systems of psychology. See the full announcement below.

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Academic year, tenure-track position with a teaching and research focus on one or more of the following: learning, cognitive psychology, history and systems, research methods, statistics, lifespan development, sensation and perception, neuroscience, and/or related areas; Ph.D. in Psychology required; experience developing and teaching online courses or a willingness and desire to learn preferred; interest in teaching general psychology, as well as a range of lower and upper level undergraduate courses expected. A record of supervising or the potential to supervise students in applied and/or research settings is desirable.

Indiana University East, one of the eight autonomous campuses of Indiana University, invites applications for faculty positions commencing August 1, 2008. Located in the historic city of Richmond, just a little over an hour’s drive from Indianapolis and Cincinnati and 35 minutes from the Dayton International Airport, IU East provides its employees access to first class parks, museums, recreational facilities, a symphony orchestra and civic theatre, and many family-oriented programs and activities. Known for its quaint shops and cafes, Richmond has an active arts community, and IU East houses one of the largest art collections in Indiana.

A regional comprehensive four-year institution located on the eastern border of Indiana, IU East is the leader in providing bachelor’s and graduate education for residents of east central Indiana and west central Ohio. With a growing student population of 2300, IU East offers over 60 academic programs and takes pride in the quality of the faculty who deliver these programs. Candidates for all full-time faculty positions must demonstrate a strong desire to excel in teaching and provide ongoing support for student success, in and out of the classroom. Candidates for tenure-track positions must also have an interest in building a sustainable program of research, scholarship and/or creative activity.

Fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and with national accreditations from the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission and the Council for Social Work Education, IU East offers students small class sizes, personalized attention and the highest quality educational experience possible. For more information, visit our webpage at

Please send a letter of application including a statement of interest and qualifications, a resume or CV, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of three professional references to:

Office of Human Resources
Indiana University East
2325 Chester Boulevard
Richmond, IN 47374 USA

For electronic submission, send via email attachment to, preferably as MS Word documents.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Indiana University East is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment institution, and proactively seeks applications from women and members of underrepresented minority groups.

Susan J Shapiro
Associate Professor, Psychology
Indiana University East
2325 Chester Blvd
Richmond IN, 47374
(765) 973-8284

About Christopher Green

Professor of Psychology at York University (Toronto). Former editor of the Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences. Creator of the "Classics in the History of Psychology" website and of the "This Week in the History of Psychology" podcast series.