Psychology Adjunct Instructor

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Posting TitlePsychology Adjunct InstructorArea of SpecialtyDepartmentDAL-Sociology & Psychology-514200Job LocationDallasFull Time/Part TimePart-TimeSalary InformationDepartment Summary

The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for its Psychology Adjunct Instructor pool for the Fall 2020 and/or Spring 2021 semesters. The number of vacancies is dependent on student enrollment, division needs, and dean approval. Your application cannot be considered until all required documents have been received.

Position Summary

Adjunct faculty plans courses and implements and evaluates teaching/learning objectives and student learning outcomes. Adjunct faculty undertakes the divisional and professional responsibilities of a part-time faculty member, including office hours. The successful applicant will be expected to provide instruction in a range of undergraduate Psychology courses, including Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Introduction to Learning and Memory, Statistics in Psychology, and Psychophysiology, among others.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Psychology with at least 18 graduate hours in Psychology.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and executing courses in Psychology.
  • Experience teaching and developing courses in university contexts, in both face-to-face and online modalities.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Ph.D. in Psychology with significant experience in higher education.
  • Successful experience teaching adults in a post-secondary institution.
  • Excellent communication skills in multicultural settings.
Required License / Registration / CertificationWork Schedule

According to academic schedule

Driving University VehicleNoSecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Physical RequirementsCarrying, Cleaning, Climbing, Crawling, Kneeling, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or HearPosting NumberA165PPosition End Date (if temporary)Special Instructions to Applicants

Submit a professional CV; letter of application outlining applicant’s interest, qualifications, and experience for the position; contact information of three professional references, and unofficial graduate transcripts to For additional information visit or contact Dr. Priya Eimerbrink at [email protected] Statement of teaching interests and teaching philosophy may also be requested.
Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the search is closed.

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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master’s degree in Psychology with at least 18 graduate hours in Psychology?
    • Yes
    • No
Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. List of Names and Contact Information for 3 references
Optional Documents




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    Job No:
    Posted: 8/20/2020
    Application Due: 10/19/2020
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