Department Chair- Interim - Anticipated Through Spring 2019 - INTERNAL ONLY

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Division: MGA
Department: School of Education and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Psychology and Criminal Justice
Primary Location: Macon
Position: Faculty
Job Type: Full Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled

Middle Georgia State University is seeking candidates for a Chair of the Department of Psychology and Criminal Justice. This is a 12-month faculty position. This position is responsible for directing the operations of the Department and reports to the Dean of the School of Education and Behavioral Sciences. The start date is January 2018. This position involves teaching a 1/1/1 course load. Travel among our campuses is expected.

QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate for this position must hold a Ph.D. in one of the Department’s disciplines, and hold tenure at MGA. Knowledge of the Department’s disciplines, accreditations, assessment, strategic planning strategies, budget development, management principles, classroom practices, teaching methodologies, assessment systems, and educational technology the ability to delegate, make timely decisions, operate computers and related software, solve problems, relate interpersonally, deal with the public, and communicate in oral and written forms – all are essential.

SALARY: Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package. Information about Middle Georgia State University and USG benefits is located at and

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The position will remain posted until filled. For best consideration, please submit your application materials by Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please contact Dr. David Biek, Interim Dean at (478) 471-5748.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: with the subject line “Chair PSYC-CRJU”. Application materials are to include a current CV and a letter of interest. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

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