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Adjunct, Psychology

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.sju.edu. Complete applications need to include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. This is a pooled position from which Adjunct/Affiliates will be hired. This pooled position will serve as an electronic file and replace receiving paper CV’s. As openings occur, candidates will be drawn from this pool. Saint Joseph’s University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Saint Joseph’s University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. EOE M/F/V/D

Position Information

Position Information (Default Section)

Position Title: Adjunct, Psychology
Full Time or Part Time Status: Part-Time, Temporary
If Part Time, hours per week: 3-12 hours per week
If temporary, please provide a start and end date:
Job Type: No Response
Position Summary or Faculty Qualifications

Saint Josephs University’s Department of Psychology has an ongoing need for highly qualified adjunct/affiliate faculty to staff a variety of courses each semester. Part-time adjunct faculty may instruct one or two courses each semester. Courses available for adjunct staffing are offered during the day and also in the evening.
Adjunct/affiliate faculty are expected to teach the course(s) they have been assigned, prepare course materials, and provide support and guidance to students.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Part-time adjunct faculty may instruct one or two courses each semester. Courses available for adjunct staffing are offered during the day and also during the evening.
Adjunct/affiliate faculty are expected to teach the course(s) they have been assigned, prepare course materials, and provide support and guidance to students.

Secondary Responsibilities:

In addition to meeting all scheduled class sessions, adjunct faculty are expected to offer one hour of office hours each week for each course.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must have a Ph. D. or a Psy. D. in Psychology. Under some circumstances, a Master of Science or a Master of Arts degree may be acceptable. Applicants must have teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates who have completed a Ph. D. or Psy. D. and have substantial teaching experience at a college or university. A willingness to be flexible in class scheduling is preferred.

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:
Additional Information: ,
Position Classification: Faculty
Union: None
Number of direct reports to this position: 0
Number of indirect reports to this position:
Department: 213080 - Psychology
Date Open to Internal Applicants: 06/02/2017
Date Open to External Applicants: 06/02/2017
Job Close Date: 05/31/2018
Open Until Filled No
Open to: Internal and External Applicants
Special Instructions:

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.sju.edu. Complete applications need to include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. This is a pooled position from which Adjunct/Affiliates will be hired. This pooled position will serve as an electronic file and replace receiving paper CV’s. As openings occur, candidates will be drawn from this pool.

Saint Joseph’s University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Saint Joseph’s University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. EOE M/F/V/D

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an MS, MA, PhD, or PsyD in Psychology?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What is the highest degree that you have completed?
    • MA
    • MS
    • PhD
    • PsyD
  3. * Which statement best fits your teaching experience?
    • Teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels
    • Teaching at the undergraduate level only
    • Teaching at the graduate level only
    • Teaching experience but not at a University
    • No teaching experience
  4. * Please indicate your availability for day or evening course offerings.
    • Only day
    • Only evening
    • Flexible, with notice
    • Only weekend seminar format
  5. * Are you available to teach online courses, courses offered on campus, or both?
    • Online
    • On campus
    • Both
  6. * Please indicate how you FIRST learned of this position
    • Internal Job Announcement
    • Periodic search of the SJU website
    • Employee Referral (Specify name of employee below)
    • On-line Advertisement (Please specify source below)
    • Social Media (Please specify venue below)
    • Email Announcement (Please specify listserv or other source below)
    • Print Advertisement (Please specify source below)
    • Networking Event or Conference (Please specify event name and date below)
    • Job Fair (Please specify event name and date below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  7. * Per the question above, please specify the name of the venue or place where you FIRST learned of this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Letters of Recommendation
  2. Sample of Scholarly Writings
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Teaching Evaluations