Department of Psychology

Department of Psychology
The Department of Psychology at the University of South Alabama invites applications for a
non-tenure-track, 9-month, one-year-only Assistant Professor position to begin August 15, 2024.
Applicants should possess an earned doctoral degree in Psychology, but ABD’s near completion
of the degree will be considered. Applicants should also possess a strong commitment to
teaching. The teaching load is four courses per semester, covering a variety of topics, with an
emphasis in experimental courses. All specialty areas are encouraged to apply. Preference will be
given to candidates with experience and/or expertise in Introductory Psychology, Development,
and Behavior Analysis.
Review of applications will begin June 10, 2024, and will continue until the position is filled.
To apply, send a cover letter, vita, and statement of teaching philosophy and experience to Dr.
Mark Yates at myates@southalabama.edu. Applicants must also arrange to have three original
letters of recommendation and official undergraduate and graduate transcripts sent to Dr. Yates
at the following address:
Dr. Mark Yates
UCOM 1000, Department of Psychology
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
Interested applicants are encouraged to visit our website (www.southalabama.edu/psychology) to
learn more about our program.
The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender
identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, protected
veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status.