If you’re an STP member interested in becoming more involved in STP activities then you’ve come to the right place. STP is committed to providing opportunities to as many of its members as possible to participate in STP initiatives. Whenever there’s a vacancy on a committee, task force, or working group, this will be one of the places where the vacancy is announced. Vacancies will also be announced in the current issue of our online newsletter. If you have a specific interest or question about any of our initiatives, please visit the STP Leadership page for email addresses of our executive committee members, committee chairs, editors, directors, and coordinators. Even if there is no current vacancy, you should feel free to contact one or more of these individuals to express your interest in getting involved.
If you are not a current member of STP, visit our Join page. We welcome anyone interested in the teaching of psychology.
For all positions, STP encourages applications and nominations from colleagues who are from underrepresented groups and have diverse backgrounds and experiences.
Call for Member of STP Membership Committee (deadline: December 1, 2018)
ToPIX Redesign Working Group (deadline: October 31, 2018)
Call for 3 members of the Early Career Psychologists Committee (deadline: November 1, 2018)
STP is accepting applications for the ToPIX Redesign Working Group. We are seeking group members that will help redesign the Teaching of Psychology Idea Exchange (ToPIX, http://topix.teachpsych.org/w/page/19980993/FrontPage) so that it can evolve into a central location for accessing STP’s teaching resources. Applicants do not need to have any coding experience.Please apply by October 31, 2018 by sending a recent CV and a one-page cover letter stating your interest in and qualifications for the position to Jessica Hartnett, Associate Director, Office of Teaching Resources for Psychology, at email@example.com.
STP is now accepting nominations (including self-nominations) for three new members of the STP Early Career Psychologists (ECP) Committee. Nominees must be members of STP and qualify as “early career.” STP defines early career as anyone within ten years of beginning teaching psychology while not a student. This includes both secondary educators and those teaching at the college/university level.
The ECP Committee is comprised of five members who are engaged in establishing their professional careers. The Vice President for Recruitment, Retention, and Public Relations will serve as an ex-officio member. The Committee is charged with spearheading activities and opportunities to aid ECPs through education, training and networking, and representing ECP interests in division matters.
Nominations should include a CV, the name of one reference who agrees to be contacted, and a two-page maximum statement of interest in the position. Please address any past or current involvement in STP, attendance/presentations at STP conferences, and your ability/willingness to travel to ACT each year for ECP committee business. Note that ACT 2019 (Oct 18-19) will be held at The Curtis Hotel in Denver, CO.
Minimum qualifications for ECP Committee members:
Desired Qualifications for new ECP Committee members:
Interest and/or experience in any of the following:
Please submit your application by November 1, 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please direct any questions about the committee or application process to the 2018-2019 ECP Co-chairs:
Sara Branch, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, email@example.com
Julie Lazzara, Paradise Valley Community College, Julie.Lazzara@paradisevalley.edu