Assistant Professor, Psychology

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Manchester, NH, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023

We are one growing team with one powerful goal — and as a global leader in education, we strive for a workforce that reflects the individual differences of our learning community. We believe that our employees can be their best selves when they can be their true selves. That is why we’re committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion in which all our employees feel welcomed, valued and empowered. Together, we will shape the future of education by transforming lives beginning with yours.

This position is based in the following office location:

Manchester, NH

The Opportunity

Southern New Hampshire University is looking for an on-campus Assistant Professor of Psychology. This position is located onsite at our traditional Manchester, NH campus with an expected start date of August, 2024. We are open to candidates from a range of psychology subfields, especially experience teaching Statistics/Research Methods, Forensic Psychology, or Multicultural Psychology.

You will have a minimum 3/3 teaching course load with the typical class limited to twenty or thirty students. You should demonstrate clear scholarly/research pursuits and be willing to mentor our undergraduates in their research goals and professional development. You will be part of SNHU's wider mission to promote a diverse learning environment for all our students, faculty, and staff. We are interested in candidates who share SNHU's commitment to promoting inclusive teaching/learning environments, to help us expand the cultural and intellectual horizons of our students while living the values of inclusivity, equity, and belonging. Please visit our Social Impact Page to learn more about our diversity, equity, and inclusion work. You will report to the Dean of the School of Arts, Sciences, and Education.

Located in Manchester, New Hampshire, SNHU is in the heart of New England. Within an hour of Manchester, you will find the beaches of the New England seacoast, the boating of the New Hampshire Lakes Region, the hiking and skiing of the White Mountains, and the culture of Boston, Massachusetts.

In this Role You'll Get To:

  • Prepare and teach courses following approved course descriptions and class schedules
  • Participate in our departmental efforts for curriculum development, program reviews, and accreditation under the supervision of the department chair
  • Collaborate with faculty/staff in departmental and School-level projects
  • Participate in student career development and related advising or mentoring activities and special retention programs
  • Other responsibilities assigned to support the University

What we're Looking For:

  • An earned doctorate. We will consider ABD candidates that are on track to receive their degree by the anticipated start date
  • 1+ years of prior teaching experience
  • A foundation of experience focusing on DEI efforts in research and teaching


Thinking about the job, but not sure you should apply? We still want to hear from you.

We recognize that not everyone enters the world of work with the same advantage, opportunity, and privilege. This is why your skills and experiences are important to us. Take the leap and apply, you just might be the person we are looking for!

Who Are We?

SNHU employees are a team in every sense. Separately, we understand that each individual brings unique experiences, perspectives and ideas to create a vibrant work environment. Together we share common values of honesty, acceptance and accountability working as a unified force toward a common goal: to transform the lives of learners. By joining our team, you join us in our vision. Together, we’ll shape the future of education by transforming lives—beginning with yours.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Please note that a background check is required for employment.