Psychology Lecturer



Job description

Norfolk, VA


Position Number: F0628A

Job Description

Duties include teaching four courses per semester in support of our on-campus undergraduate degree program, undergraduate advising/mentoring, and departmental service. Opportunities for online teaching may also be available.

Minimum Qualifications – knowledge, skills, and abilities

The successful applicant will have demonstrated skill in providing effective instruction in both in person and online environments. The successful applicant will possess the skills needed to successfully advise and mentor undergraduate students.

Minimum Qualifications – Education or training

All applicants must hold a PhD in Psychology or provide evidence that the PhD will be completed prior to July 2021.

Minimum Qualifications – Special licenses, registration or certification


Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants with the interest, qualifications, and/or experience to teach and develop courses for one or more of our core undergraduate curriculum areas: Introduction to Psychology, Methods and Statistics, Biological Bases and Cognition (e.g., physiological psychology), Personality and Social Processes (e.g., social psychology), or Developmental Changes (e.g., lifespan development). Preference will be given to applicants who have demonstrated excellence, or potential for excellence, in teaching.

Application Review Date: 12/07/2020

How to apply

All applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vita (including a list of courses taught and preferred potential courses within the applicant’s areas of expertise and training), contact information for 3 professional references, unofficial graduate transcripts, teaching statement, and evidence of teaching experience or training (e.g., student opinion surveys, example syllabi, and/or professional development experiences). Application materials should be submitted at . Applications will be reviewed beginning December 7, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

Telework Friendly: No

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