Lecturer in Psychology

Job description

Job Category Adjunct

Posting Number M00935

Department Psychology (Undergraduate)

Reports To Dean, School of Sciences, Mathematics and Education

Point of Contact Diana Talbert


The Department of Psychology invites applications for a Lecturship in Psychology, a half-time position to teach 2 courses each semester and engagement with the department. Responsibilities include teaching General Psychology and other courses as assigned. The department offers a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Forensic Psychology minor.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in any area of psychology (or related discipline); commitments to teaching and service are essential.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications: Doctoral degree in any area of psychology (or related discipline). Teaching and/or professional experience in psychology or counseling.

Special Notes to Applicants

Please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, a current CV, teaching philosophy, and a list of three references.

Application materials must be received by

Open Until Filled Yes

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. Consistently rated #1 or 2 among regional universities in the South for its diverse student body, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 60%

Responsibility / Duty

Teaching/Advising: Faculty will be able to teach courses in the Department of Psychology. Candidate must be committed to program development and monitoring course content and course implementation. Maintains appropriate office hours and advises students on program requirements as well as professional development/career opportunities.

Job Duties
Percent of total time 40%

Responsibility / Duty

Supports the Department of Psychology with engagement, community outreach and other department projects and events.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you hold a Masters degree in Psychology or related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts





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Posted: 5/9/2018
Application Due: 5/31/2018
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