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CUNY Assistant Professor - Psychology in New York, New York

Assistant Professor - Psychology

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Baruch College

Full/Part Time





The Department of Psychology in the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences atBaruch College, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor Level in Industrial and Organizational (IO) Psychology to begin August 2023. This is one of several hires the Department is conducting this year to expand research and teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

The successful candidate will conduct programmatic research in IO psychology in addition to teaching duties. The successful candidate will also be invited to participate in the doctoral program in the Industrial Organizational Psychology at CUNY’s Graduate Center. They will be expected to teach courses at the undergraduate, masters and PhD levels, mentor undergraduate and graduate students, and engage in a productive program of research with the potential for top-tier publications in industrial and organizational psychology and external funding. All areas of research in IO psychology will be considered, but research focusing on topics related to diversity, equity, and inclusion will be preferred. More information about the industrial and organizational psychology program can be found at:https ://www.iopsych-baruch. c om/

TheDepartment of Psychologyhouses undergraduate programs in General Psychology (BA) and IO psychology (BBA), terminal master’s programs in Mental Health Counseling (MMHC) and IO psychology (MSIO), and CUNY's doctoral program in IO psychology. Baruch College is ideally situated in the historic Gramercy Park area of Manhattan, offering many professional and personal opportunities and easy access to global resources in the world of business andresearch as well as New York 's world class cultural attractions.


. All CUNY employees must reside within a commutable distance to the tri-state area.

Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.


The successful candidate will have earned a doctorate in Industrial or Organizational psychology by August 25, 2023. We require evidence of the ability to teach successfully, engage in high- quality scholarship, and cooperate with others for the good of the institution, as well as work effectively with a diverse community.


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


STEP ONE - Click "Apply Now"

To be considered for this position, please submit your application online by clicking on "Apply Now" below.Candidates should provide a cover letter and a CV, statements of research and teaching that provide background, objectives, and future plans, and a statement reflecting a commitment to diversity, broadly defined (e.g., inclusion of diverse populations in research, mentoring of students from diverse backgrounds, conducting research on topics related to diversity) that is either separate or incorporated into the cover letter, research and/or teaching statements.

Candidates may also include up to 5 publication reprints (including papers in press or in preparation) and other relevant materials. At least three letters of reference should be submitted directly from the recommender with the applicant’s name clearly stated in the letter.

STEP TWO - Go to

All applicants are required to have three confidential letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references as described below.

Please go to and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically send your references a request to submit a letter via the system. Full instructions will be provided.

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered.


Review of resumes begins on October 11, 2022; to ensure consideration, please apply by October 10, 2022.


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