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Assistant Professor

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Department Contact

Department Contact Information

Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position

Department Contact Name Igor Dolgov
Department Contact Title Associate Professor
Department Contact Phone 575-646-2298
Department Contact Email id@nmsu.edu

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number 1700083F
Internal or External Search External - Open to all applicants
General Information of Campus and Unit

New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico’s Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the nation’s oldest Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site and the state’s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.

Position Number 198576
Position Job Title Assistant Professor
Rank Assistant Professor
Tenure Status Tenure Track
Position Summary

• conducting an extensive research program in the areas of engineering psychology, human factors, or information science,
• teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in engineering psychology, human/computer interaction, statistics and/or research methods, and general psychology
• serving as a research mentor to undergraduate and graduate students, and
• serving on departmental, college, and institutional committees.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Psychology ( or in a closely related field)

Preferred Qualifications (optional)
Special Requirements of the Position
Special Instructions to Applicants
Campus/Work Site
Appointment Status Regular, Full-time
Appointment Full-time Equivalency 1.0
Appointment Base Academic
Posting Date 08/11/2017
Closing Date 10/06/2017
Target Salary Rate Competitive
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding No
Anticipated Job Begin Date (optional) 08/13/2018
Anticipated Job End Date, if applicable (optional)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Letter of Interest/Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts (Undergraduate and Graduate Combined)
  4. Faculty Teaching Statement
  5. Faculty Research Statement
  6. Publications
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you become aware of this position opening?
    • NMSU Website
    • Las Cruces Sun News/El Paso Times
    • Albuquerque Journal
    • Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • New Mexico Department of Labor
    • Other (If other please answer next question)
  2. * If you became aware of this posting from another source, please describe?

    (Open Ended Question)