Adjunct Faculty - PsyD Clinical Forensic - Irvine Campus

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Irvine, CA
Part time

Job Description:

Position Summary:

The Clinical Forensic Psychology Program at The Chicago School is currently seeking qualified individuals to teach courses in the curriculum. All courses are blended requiring online and on-ground facilitation.

Principle Duties:

The primary responsibility of adjunct faculty members is to enrich courses by sharing theoretical and practical knowledge of the subject, encouraging direct application to the workplace within the field of Forensic Psychology for the appropriate degree level.

All adjunct faculty members at The Chicago School are expected to be available and responsive to students This "availability" includes:

  • Active participation in on-ground lectures and related instructional activities (e.g. discussion forums);
  • Active participation in the online section of the course
  • Timely grading of assignments and providing quality feedback;
  • Being available outside of regular class meetings to address student's questions and concerns;
  • Responding to student, other faculty, staff or department chair emails within 48 hours.

In addition, it is expected that all adjunct faculty members adhere to the following duties during the term:
  • Creating and posting a welcome message to all students during the first week of the term;
  • Grading coursework and providing feedback according to the course syllabus;
  • Responding to all student email(s) and other communications within 48 hours;
  • Issuing final grade on time (as indicated by the registrar);
  • Other duties as assigned by Department Chair.

All Clinical Forensic Psychology adjunct faculty are required to complete an 8-week training course reviewing online pedagogy best practices prior to teaching their assigned courses. Adjuncts will be provided course syllabi with course texts prior to beginning the teaching assignment. They will also be connected with a core faculty member for onboarding and assistance throughout the semester.

Position Qualifications: In a cover letter, the candidate should outline how he or she meets the position qualifications.
  • Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) from a regionally accredited program emphasis in Forensic Psychology is preferred;
  • Preference will be given to candidates who are licensed in California or who are license eligible;
  • Possess intermediate computer knowledge (email, outlook, PowerPoint, internet searches, research in library databases);
  • Previous teaching experience (3 years preferred);
  • Exemplary professional experience working within a forensic setting, law enforcement, military, or governmental positions
  • Engagement in research and scholarship (preferred).

Please visit the Programs section of our website for more information on program curricula or the Campuses section to learn more about the programs offered at a campus near you.

For consideration, please submit the Application for Employment and your CV/Resume. Applications will not be considered complete unless both a resume and cover letter are uploaded.

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology offers a generous compensation and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for a leader in the field of education. Some of our key benefits include: generous paid time-off, medical and dental coverage, company-paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan with employer contribution, multiple flexible spending accounts (FSA), tuition reimbursement, professional development, and regular employee appreciation events.

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Posted: 12/6/2018
Application Due: 1/3/2019
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