Lecturer in Psychology

Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Nov 05, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

ASU at Lake Havasu (https://havasu.asu.edu/) invites applications for a fulltime nine-month Lecturer position in psychology. The position has an anticipated start date of August 16, 2019. This is a fulltime, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible position renewable on an academic year basis (August 16 to May 15) contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the university.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach four sections per semester in the Psychology Department (undergraduate level). Assigned courses may include one or more foundational courses along with one or more upper division breadth courses as needed. Upper division courses may include Learning and Motivation, Developmental Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, and/or Memory and Cognition. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in service to the university and profession as appropriate.

The requirements for this position include: (1) Ph.D. in Psychology by the time of appointment; (2) and familiarity with “best practices” in undergraduate education.

Desired qualifications include: (1) experience teaching one or more foundational and breadth courses; (2) experience with multiple teaching modalities; (3) professional engagement with students in and out of the classroom; (4) demonstrated success meeting the needs of diverse student populations; and (5) some training or experience in clinical psychology. Applicants are expected to give a teaching demonstration if invited to interview.

To apply, please submit the following as pdf(s) to Athena Eskridge at [email protected]: (a) a letter of application; (b) curriculum vitae or resume; (c) statement of teaching philosophy and; (d) syllabi and course-related material for no more than two courses you are qualified to teach. Applicants must also arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to either the above email address or ASU Lake Havasu, 100 University Way, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86406.

Initial deadline for receipt of complete applications is January 15, 2019; if not filled, review of complete applications will continue every week thereafter until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

ASU Lake Havasu is located in western Arizona, about three hours from Phoenix and approximately 2 hours from Las Vegas. To learn more about Lake Havasu, please visit https://golakehavasu.com/.

Arizona State University encourages and supports diversity among applicants and employees. Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. ASU’s full non-discrimination statement (ACD 401) is located on the ASU website at https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and https://www.asu.edu/titleIX.