The Department of Instructional Psychology and Technology (IPT) in the McKay School of Education at Brigham Young University is seeking candidates for Assistant/Associate Professor. This is a full-time tenure track position beginning in September 2014.

The department offers masters and doctoral degrees with available emphases in educational measurement and assessment, research, design and development, and second-language acquisition. Brigham Young University is located in Provo, Utah and is the flagship university for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


  • Earned doctorate by August 2014 in Instructional Technology or related field (e.g., educational measurement and statistics, evaluation, learning sciences, educational psychology, instructional design, learning analytics, human performance technology);
  • Research expertise in at least one of the following areas: (1) instructional design & development, (2) educational measurement and statistics, (3) learning analytics, or (4) design-based research;
  • Established publication record or indication of considerable promise;
  • Experience teaching or strong potential to teach at the graduate and undergraduate level.
  • Willingness to adhere to the standards of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the BYU Honor Code.


  • Teach courses in either instructional design, learning analytics, human performance technology, or measurement theory and latent variable modeling;
  • Mentor and advise masters and doctoral students in research and design projects;
  • Develop and maintain an active research agenda;
  • Participate actively in department and college service committees.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

Interested applicants should apply online at  You will be asked to submit a curriculum vita, letter of application, a statement of research agenda, a statement of teaching and learning philosophy, three letters of reference, transcripts, and samples of written work.  Direct questions to: Search Committee Chair, Richard Sudweeks ( For more information about the Instructional Psychology and Technology department, visit our website at

Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.