Psychology Lecturer (One Year)
Spelman College seeks teacher/scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching and to the continued enhancement of the academic environment for students and colleagues. Founded in 1881, Spelman College is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Atlanta, GA. The oldest historically Black college for women in the United States, Spelman is a member of the Atlanta University Center Consortium and Atlanta Regional Consortium for Higher Education. All tenure-track candidates are expected to have a demonstrated interest in liberal arts and sciences education, be able to contribute effectively to undergraduate teaching, assist in curriculum development, provide service to the department and College, as well as be active in scholarly, creative, and/or research productivity appropriate to a liberal arts environment. The Department of Psychology invites applications to fill two one-year appointments, beginning August 2018. Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities include Statistics I, Statistics II, Pathways in Psychology, Reading & Writing in Psychology, Psychometrics, and other courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. We seek broadly trained colleagues who can contribute effectively to undergraduate teaching and mentoring, service, and curriculum development and assessment. Both of these positions are one-year contract positions. Qualifications: Ph.D. in psychology or other behavioral science field preferred; ABD considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Competitive salaries and an excellent benefits program are available.