Lecturer, Psychology

Odessa, Texas
Nov 19, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Texas Permian Basin seeks a lecturer of Psychology beginning August 2021. The successful candidate should hold a M.A. or Ph.D. in psychology and have experience teaching on-line. While the area of expertise is open, those with experience teaching research methods are encouraged to apply.

Lecturers teach five courses in the spring and fall semesters and provide service to the department, college, and university. There are opportunities for summer teaching, if desired.

UT Permian Basin is one of seven academic institutions in the University of Texas System; there are also six health science institutions in the UT System. The Department of Psychology presently has 7 full-time faculty. We offer the BA on-line and face-to-face. Both are robust programs. We also offer the MA in Psychology with clinical and experimental concentrations.

Please include a letter of interest, CV, a teaching statement, student course evaluations (if available), and three letters of recommendation in your application.

Questions may be directed to Dr. James Olson at: [email protected] regarding the search. Technical issues with the application may be reported to the university recruiter: [email protected]

Review will occur on a rolling basis but those applications received by March 1st will receive full consideration.

Required Qualifications:

• PhD or MA in Psychology • Experience teaching on-line courses

Preferred Qualifications:

• Expertise teaching Research Methods courses in the Psychology curriculum

The University offers an excellent compensation package which includes a broad range of employee benefits including free health insurance (employee only) as well as a generous retirement program. We invite you to learn more at www.utpb.edu.


All applicants must submit a UTPB electronic application in order to be considered.  Link to job posting at the UTPB Careers site: https://utpb.peopleadmin.com/postings/2871.

Please include all required documents with your submission.

Unofficial transcripts of all college work are acceptable for purposes of the application. Official transcripts are required upon hire and before a letter of appointment may be issued.

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

UTPB participates in e-Verify.