Instructor – Psychology

West Long Branch, New Jersey, United States

Job description

Department: Psychology

Position Summary:

Monmouth University is seeking applications for an Instructor in the Department of Psychology. This opening is for the 2018-2019 academic year and is a one-year initial appointment renewable up to a maximum of three years.

The Department of Psychology at Monmouth University seeks masterful teachers and enthusiastic undergraduate educators who share our faculty’s passion for teaching throughout our curriculum. We are looking for dedicated individuals to help engage and mentor our students inside and outside the classroom as they pursue the numerous transformative research and internship opportunities our department provides in preparation for life after Monmouth.

We are especially interested in colleagues who have a demonstrated track record of highly effective teaching, a strong desire to contribute to the department’s success through collaboration with colleagues, engagement in scholarly activities, supervision of undergraduate research, and the potential for continued growth in each of these areas.

The successful candidate will teach 4 courses per semester, including: Introduction to Psychology, Statistics and Research Methods. The successful candidate will also teach Social Psychology and/or Cognitive Psychology, and have the opportunity to teach a course in their area of specialization.

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Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Doctoral degree, ABD candidates may be considered with degree completion expected by date of employment

Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Required Years of Experience:

Other Requirements:

Ph.D. in psychology or a related field.

Located along New Jerseys northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier private, liberal arts institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. Comprehensive in scope, the University enrolls approximately 6,300 students in more than 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.

Small classes geared toward individual attention, and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The Universitys welcoming learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education, while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouths faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by involving undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.

Just one hour from New York City, and close to Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture that is rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The Universitys 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic beauty of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which serves as home for more than half of the Universitys student-athletes. A host of unique cultural experiences are available just outside the Universitys gatesfrom Asbury Parks legendary music scene and growing LGBT community, to Red Banks theater and dining hub, to Long Branchs redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.

Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Reports Best Colleges, The Princeton Reviews The Best 382 Colleges, and Money magazines Best Colleges for Your Money.

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Closing Date: 6/27/2018

Monmouth is a private, moderate-sized, coeducational, comprehensive University founded in 1933. It serves residential and commuter students in eight schools.