The Georgia State University Department of Educational Psychology and Special Education invites applications for a clinical assistant professor position in the Educational Psychology program.   

Responsibilities:  The applicant hired for this position will teach primarily undergraduate courses in educational and developmental psychology (four courses per semester) and supervise graduate teaching assistants and part-time instructors in the Educational Psychology program.

Qualifications:  Candidates must have an earned doctorate in educational, cognitive, cognitive-developmental or developmental psychology or a related field. College teaching experience and evidence of teaching effectiveness are required. A fundamental knowledge of and keen interest in how people learn and develop applied to educational contexts is crucial.

Applications/Nominations: A letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, official transcript of highest earned degree and three letters of recommendation should be sent to:


Dr. Karen M. Zabrucky

Chair, Educational Psychology Search Committee

Department of Educational Psychology and Special Education

Georgia State University

P.O. Box 3979

Atlanta, GA 30302-3979

Please be advised that, if recommended for a position, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires candidates to complete a criminal background check as a prior condition of employment.

Review of applications will begin October 15, 2013. This position is available beginning Fall Semester, 2014.  However, the position will remain open and applications accepted until filled.

Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an equal opportunity educational institution and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.