Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Description: Carroll College, a Catholic liberal arts college located in Helena, Montana invites applications for a visiting professor of Psychology to begin August 2021. We seek a candidate with expertise in Developmental, and/or Social Psychology. The visiting professor position does have a strong possibility of renewal and/or turning into a tenure track position. 

We are seeking a colleague who has demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching psychology courses at the introductory and advanced undergraduate levels.  Ph.D. at time of application is preferred, but ABDs will be considered.  Primary responsibilities include teaching courses in the individual’s area of expertise as well as other courses required for the major, such as General Psychology or Developmental Psychology.

Minimum Qualifications:

●          Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology, or a closely related field by August 2021

Preferred Qualifications:

●          Experience teaching, or training, in a higher education setting.

●          Research experience and publications

About Carroll College

Carroll College, located in Montana’s state capital Helena, is a private, four-year, Catholic diocesan college providing undergraduate education to 1200 students. Founded in 1909, Carroll has distinguished itself as a preeminent and award-winning leader in academic programs including pre-medical, natural sciences, nursing, engineering, mathematics, the social sciences and the liberal arts. Students choose Carroll for its combination of exceptional academic programs, affordable tuition with generous financial aid and scholarship opportunities, and the strong close-knit community that exists on a beautiful campus in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. See

As U.S. News & World Report releases its annual “Best Colleges Rankings”, Carroll College once again finds itself at the top of the list for “Best Regional Colleges in the West.” This marks the ninth year in a row that Carroll has held the #1 spot, earning a perfect overall score of 100 with the 2020 rankings providing data on over 1,900 schools. Additionally, Carroll is ranked #3 “Regional Best Value College in the West”, ranking in the top three for four years in a row, and the #1 “Regional College in the West for Veterans” for the fifth year in a row. In the classrooms, labs, and athletic fields, Carroll College sets a higher standard. Click here to read more distinctions and rankings for Carroll College.

To Apply: For priority consideration, please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation and evidence of teaching effectiveness.  Please submit all materials electronically to Position will remain open until filled.  Carroll College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Questions regarding the position can be sent to Dr. Nikki Honzel, the chair of the search committee, at    


Carroll Campus
Dates Posted: 
4/26/2021 to 5/28/2021
Employment type: 
Local Opportunity: