The University of Tennessee Educational Psychology Program is accepting applications for a Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor position to serve as a core faculty member. Full Time, 9 months, begins August 1, 2024.


  • Maintain a line of research within a cohesive research agenda, with expectations to pursue external funding to support research and/or training initiatives
  • Teach two educational psychology courses each fall and spring semester
  • Oversee Graduate Teaching Assistants serving as instructors of record for undergraduate teacher preparation courses in Educational Psychology
  • Actively engage as a core faculty member (e.g., participate in faculty meetings, admissions review process, student review processes; participate in dissertation and comprehensive exam committees; serve on program or department committees as needed)
  • Engage in meaningful service and leadership activities in all aspects of the program. Provide leadership and service in the department, college, university, community, and profession.
  • Serve as a professional role model for students via sustained memberships in professional organizations (e.g., APA, AERA, etc.); engaging in ongoing professional development

The Knoxville campus of the University of Tennessee is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University.

Learn more and find application instructions here.