Assistant Applied Psychology Professor

  • Date Posted:   2013-10-08
  • Department:   SOP Faculty
  • FT/PT/Temp:   Full-Time
  • Exempt Status:   Exempt
  • Pay Rate:   Salary is commensurate with rank and experience
  • Reports To:   Dean of the School of Psychology


Position Type



THE SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY AT FULLER SEMINARY invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position. We are seeking a candidate with demonstrated excellence in teaching and research in applied developmental psychology with an area of specialization related to the mission and purpose of our Thrive Center for Human Development such as positive youth development, virtue and character strengths, and religious and spiritual development.

Essential Functions

Responsibilities include maintaining a productive program of applied research, graduate level teaching, research mentoring and service to the field and the seminary. The successful applicant will contribute to the Thrive Center’s applied research activities, develop his or her own line of research and dissemination activities, and develop a network of partnerships for the applied work of the Thrive Center (e.g., educators, schools, youth-serving organizations).


Qualified applicants will have a PhD or PsyD and a strong research record.

Special Requirements

Must be willing to sign Fuller’s Statement of Faith. All teaching and management positions are restricted to persons who will affirm in writing the Statement of Faith of Fuller Theological Seminary

All employees (faculty, managers, and staff) are expected to adhere to the ethical standards affirmed in the Seminary's Statement of Community Standards as a continuing condition of employment.


Candidates should submit an electronic packet (one pdf) including a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and representative publications/reprints and arrange to have three letters of recommendations sent to:

Ginger Eppinette, Director of Administration

School of Psychology