Open Until Filled: Yes
Job Summary: LECTURER. The Department of Psychology at the University of Georgia is recruiting a Lecturer (non-tenure track, full-time) to begin Fall 2017. The area of specialty is open, but individuals who can offer courses including physiological and comparative psychology will be given special consideration. The successful applicant will teach a combination of both in-person and online courses. Lecturers teach 8 undergraduate courses per academic year, and can be promoted to Senior Lecturer after seven years. A Ph.D. in psychology and evidence of teaching excellence and commitment to undergraduate teaching are required. Athens, Georgia is well known for its quality of life, with easy access to both outdoor and urban activities (exploregeorgia.org). UGA is a land and sea grant institution located in Athens, 90 miles northeast of Atlanta, the state capital (www.visitathensga.com; www.uga.edu). The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and the University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University is an EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. For consideration, candidates should apply at https://facultyjobs.uga.edu/ and include a letter of application, CV, relevant instruction-related materials (or web link), teaching evaluations, and statement of teaching philosophy, experience, and interests. Please also arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted at the same website. Review of applications will begin on March 20 and continue until the position is filled.
Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in psychology and evidence of teaching excellence and commitment to undergraduate teaching are required.
Faculty Rank: Lecturer
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Employee Percentage: 100
Location od Vacancy: Athens Area