Adjunct Faculty -BA Completion Program

Location
Chicago, IL
Posted
Apr 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Affiliate
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Location
Work From Home

Job Code
1751


Founded in 1979, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is an independent professional graduate school with a dynamic student body and a professionally accomplished faculty. Our curriculum and training opportunities prepare graduates to deliver outstanding professional services emphasizing the ability to understand and work with diverse populations.

Position Summary: Adjunct Faculty Member - BA Completion Program

The BA Completion Online Department is seeking highly qualified candidates for adjunct faculty positions to join our current dynamic faculty who are utilizing the engaged practitioner model to facilitate our undergraduate courses. We offer a wide range of undergraduate courses that prepare our undergraduate students for sought-after careers in psychology as well as for a seamless transition into our graduate program upon completion of their Bachelor's degree. Courses offered in our program include:
  • Behavioral Psychology
  • Cultural Impact of Assimilation and Acculturation
  • Training and Development with Exceptional Children

Online courses at The Chicago School are taught through the Canvas learning management system. Prior to teaching, all new adjunct faculty members in Online-Blended Programs will participate in our 7-week Teaching Online Pedagogy and Standards (TOPS) course, which covers best practices and new developments in online teaching and learning.

Principal Duties:

Engage students in BA Completion curriculum through discussion and assignments as outlined in the course syllabi. Provide students substantive feedback in a timely manner. Respond to student questions and concerns. Provide supplemental material as needed. Offer a minimum of one synchronous learning opportunity to students each term. Attend departmental meetings and events such as open house virtually at least once during the teaching term.

Position Qualifications:
  • Advanced degree in Psychology is required. Doctoral degree in Psychology, is preferred. Fields similar to Psychology will also be considered.
  • Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is a must.
  • Professional experience in the course subject area is required.

For more information about The Chicago School of Professional Psychology visit www.thechicagoschool.edu

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is an affiliate of TCS Education System. For more information about TCS Education System visit www.tcsedsystem.org

TCS Education System offers a generous compensation and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for a leader in the field of education. Some of our key benefits include: paid time-off, medical and dental coverage, company-paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, multiple flexible spending accounts (FSA), professional development, and regular employee appreciation events.

TCS Education System is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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