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Employment Opportunities

The Department of Psychology at the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA invites applications for a 9-month appointment of a tenure track scholar in INDUSTRIAL-ORGANIZATIONAL Psychology at the Assistant Professor level, with service to begin as early as August 7, 2015. Applicants should show evidence of outstanding research and teaching. The successful applicant will be expected to establish an independent program of research that will garner extramural support, to supervise and mentor graduate students, to teach graduate and undergraduate classes, and to participate in departmental governance. Applicants must have the Ph.D. degree by the time of the appointment. A review of the applications will begin on October 20, 2014. Applications received after October 20, 2014 may be reviewed and advanced, in cases of compelling merit, up to the conclusion of the search process.

The University of South Florida is a metropolitan, Carnegie-designated Doctoral/Research-Extensive university enrolling more than 22,000 undergraduate students and is ranked in the top 50 US universities in extramural funding for research. The Psychology Department holds over 37 full time faculty members (see our website at The Department offers opportunities for research and a collegial atmosphere. The Tampa area is culturally diverse and is an international tourist destination.

Applicants should submit a statement describing their research program and teaching interests, vita, up to 5 reprints or preprints using our online application process at:

Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the Chair of the I-O Search Committee, Dr. Tammy Allen; University of South Florida, Department of Psychology, 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, PCD 4118G, Tampa, FL 33620. The University of South Florida encourages applications from women and members of minority groups, According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. For ADA accommodations, please contact Carrie Jewett (813-974-2438; at least five working days prior to need. USF is an Equal Opportunity Institution.

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Carrie Jewett 813-974-2438 at, a minimum of five working days in advance.