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Lecturer - Psychology

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Posting Details

Posting Number: 0601118

Job Title: Lecturer - Psychology

FLSA: Exempt

Position Type: Faculty

Duration of Position: Full Time

Work Location: San Antonio, TX

Department: Department of Science & Mathematics

Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Job Summary/Basic Function: The Department of Science and Mathematics, in the College of Arts and Sciences, seeks applications from qualified candidates for a full-time non-tenure track Lecturer of Psychology position beginning in fall 2018. This faculty member will be responsible for teaching courses in writing in psychology, introduction to the major, general psychology, and courses related to areas of interest. Other teaching assignments may be made as needed by the Department. Teaching of both lower and upper division undergraduate courses is expected. The College seeks excellence in instruction. The regular teaching load is 4/4. Summer teaching assignments may be available but are not guaranteed.

Work Hours: Depends on course schedule. Teaching assignments may include day, night, and weekend classes.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 6,500.

Application Process:
Applicants must complete the Application/Faculty Form as well as upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae on our online employment system: https://employment.tamusahr.com/.

Only applicants who are invited for an interview will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters of recommendations should be written on letterhead, be less than one year old, and must bear the writer's actual signature. The letters of recommendation can be submitted electronically by the writer as a PDF attachment with the subject heading "Psychology - Letter of Recommendation" to the Search Committee chair, Dr. Alan Daniel at [email protected] or sent through the mail to the address above.

The position is open until filled but review of applications will begin by December 4, 2017.

If selected for the position, prior to issuing a letter of appointment, the official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated. Official transcripts should be sent to the address listed below.

Psychology Lecturer Faculty Position
c/o Jennifer Ince
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Department of Science and Mathematics
One University Way
San Antonio, Texas 78224.

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation and degree verification (if required) to be hired for this position.
  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
  • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.


Posting Date: 10-27-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=52014



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Qualifications

Education

Necessary Qualifications: A Master's degree in Psychology or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.

A minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Psychology.

Preferred Qualifications: A Ph.D. degree in Psychology from a regionally accredited institution.

Experience

Necessary Qualifications: A minimum of one year college or university teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Willingness to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.

Broad training in psychology and experience teaching all levels of an undergraduate curriculum.

Familiarity with the needs of a non-traditional, first-generation, culturally diverse student body.

Familiarity with high-impact educational practices such as cooperative education, service learning, and undergraduate research.

Experience with contemporary instructional technologies such as learning management systems and e-portfolios.

Other Requirements or Other Factors

Other Qualifications for Posting: Willingness to work in cooperation with members of the university community and the broader community.



Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.

Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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