Instructor - Psychology

Location
Colorado Springs, CO
Posted
Mar 31, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution




The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) is seeking applicants for a full-time faculty Instructor position in the Psychology Department to start in August of 2017. Candidates must have a doctorate and demonstrated excellence in teaching. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses as assigned by the Department Chair. Courses that need coverage include General Psychology, undergraduate research methods, Biopsychology, and graduate-level Clinical Psychology courses. Some online teaching responsibilities can be expected.

Beginning salary ~ $40,280. The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package. Information on benefits programs can be found at: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

The Psychology Department currently offers a BA program in Psychology, an MA program with tracks in Psychological Science and Clinical Psychology (with optional sub-plans in Trauma, Psychology & Law, Cognition, and Children/Adolescents), and a PhD program in Clinical Psychology with tracks in Geropsychology and Trauma Psychology. More info can be found at http://www.uccs.edu/psych.

Applications received by April 16, 2017 will receive full consideration.

Located on the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado Springs, UCCS serves over 11,000 students. The metropolitan population is approximately 650,000 and there is easy access to diverse recreational areas.

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Qualifications

Required:

PhD in relevant field

Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications received by April 16, 2017 will receive full consideration. Applications received by email or surface mail will not be considered. Upon request, please be prepared to provide five references (at least two previous/current supervisors), including their email contact information. Finalists may be required to provide two letters of recommendation. Official transcripts will be required upon hire.



Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, Unofficial transcript(s), Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Additional Attachments - Refer to Application Materials Instructions Below

Application Materials Instructions:Please upload a cover letter, curriculum vita, evidence of teaching effectiveness including class or student evaluations, a sample syllabus, teaching statement, and unofficial transcripts.



Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Colorado Springs

Department: C0001 -- Colorado Springs Campus - 40077 - LAS-Psychology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Mar 30, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Laura Chandler

Posting Contact Email: lchandl2@uccs.edu

Position Number: 00483715

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