Adjunct Faculty - Psychology (Non-Tenure Track)

Job description


The College of New Jersey. The Psychology Department at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) is seeking instructors (non tenure-track) to teach the following courses in the fall of 2018: Social Psychology (PSY215), Personality Theory and Research (PSY216), and a 300-level topical seminar in either social (PSY375) or clinical (PSY373) psychology.  The 200-level courses will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 9:30-10:50am and Thursday evenings from 5:30-8:20pm.  The 300-level course will meet on Monday evenings from 5:30-8:20pm.  Each instructor may teach a maximum of two classes, and all classes will begin on Thursday, August 30, 2018.

Candidates must have: (a) M.A./M.S. (minimum degree requirement) in Psychology or related field by the time of appointment and (b) experience teaching in-person undergraduate Psychology courses. Preference will be given to applicants who have taught undergraduate courses in the advertised areas. For more information on our program and specific course descriptions visit our website at:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. For consideration, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and student evaluations or other evidence of teaching effectiveness. Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Email materials as an attachment using “Social/Clinical Adjunct Faculty Search” in the subject line to Ms. Erin Haughee ([email protected]), Psychology Program Assistant. The College of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background investigation.

Founded in 1855, TCNJ is a highly selective institution that has earned national recognition for its commitment to excellence. Emphasizing a residential experience for its nearly 6,000 undergraduates, TCNJ is one of Barron’s 75 “Most Competitive” American colleges, and U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 public institution of its kind in the northern region of the country. The College also offers focused graduate programs in nursing, education and English. In 2006, TCNJ was awarded a Phi Beta Kappa chapter—an honor shared by less than 10 percent of colleges and universities nationally. A strong liberal arts core forms the foundation for programs offered through TCNJ’s seven schools—Arts & Communication; Business; Education; Humanities & Social Sciences; Science; Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science; and Engineering. TCNJ faculty members are teacher-scholars who share a commitment to liberal learning. TCNJ is located within an hour, by train, of NYC and Philadelphia. The College’s campus is set on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township and is known for its natural beauty. The School of Humanities and Social Sciences enrolls about 2200 majors across 11 B.A. programs.

The College of New Jersey is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.




Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 3/27/2018
Application Due: 5/26/2018
Work Type: