Instructor Position in Developmental Psychology at the University of Calgary: Calgary, Alberta

Instructor Position in Developmental Psychology at the University of Calgary: Calgary, Alberta
The Faculty of Arts, Department of Psychology invites applications for a full-time limited-term (4-year) position at the rank of Instructor, in the area of Developmental Psychology.  The anticipated start date is July 1, 2017.
We are seeking a candidate who is focused on teaching and teaching innovation in the area of developmental psychology with a focus on child and/or adolescent human development. Preference will be given to applicants with a focus on social development; however, applicants with other areas of expertise within child/adolescent developmental psychology are encouraged to apply. Duties will include teaching at the undergraduate level including large, first- year courses as well as 3rd and 4th- year courses designed for our program majors. Participation incurriculum development and administrative duties, departmental and university service, and active support for our undergraduate program including mentoring and inspiring students in thesubject area is expected.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology and demonstrate evidence of, or strong potential for, teaching effectiveness, experience in student mentoring,innovation in teaching at the university level, and facility with the use of technology in classroom instruction.
Applications should be sent as a single .pdf document and must include a current curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching dossier, up to three samples of peer- reviewedwork that demonstrates integration of teaching and scholarly expertise, and the names and contact information for 3-5 referees. The materials should be sent electronically, directed to:
Chair, Developmental Search Committee
Department of Psychology
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta Canada T2N 1N4
To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by October 31, 2016.
For more information about the Department and the University of Calgary, please see our websites: and  The Department of Psychology isadministratively located within the Faculty of Arts ( at the University of Calgary.
The University of Calgary believes that a respectful workplace, equal opportunity and building a diverse workforce contribute to the richness of the environment for teaching, learning and research, and provide faculty, staff, students and the public with a university that reflects the society it serves. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following questions: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No) and are you currently legally entitled to work in Canada? (yes/no)