Instructor Pool - 2014/2015

Adair Village, Benton County / Corvallis, Benton County
Apr 04, 2014

Appointment Type: Academic Teaching/Research Faculty

Department: Sch of Psychological Sci 241340 CLA

Position Summary: The School of Psychological Science invites applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure track full/part time Instructor positions to teach on a term-by-term basis for the 2014-2015 academic year. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the Director.

Instructors may be needed to teach on campus and Ecampus undergraduate and/or graduate courses. Opportunities may develop for summer teaching.

The primary mission of the OSU School of Psychological Science is education, undergraduate and graduate, and research. The school offers BA and BS degrees. The School participates in the MAIS program as a minor field, and offers an undergraduate minor. Instructor position assignments primarily related to teaching without significant expectation of scholarly accomplishment.

Position Duties: 100% Instruction
Will administer and teach undergraduate courses in general psychology (PSY 201, 202, and advanced course(s)) in the instructor's specialty area.

Instructors are responsible for holding regular office hours to assist students with coursework and answer questions regarding curriculum.

Position Duties (continued):

Working Conditions/Work Schedule:

Minimum/Required Qualifications: M.S. or M.A. in Psychology.

Evidence of excellence in teaching or the potential for excellence in teaching a wide variety of Psychology courses, including large lecture classes, writing intensive classes, Clinical Psychology, Research Methods, Human Life Span Development, Personality, and Introductory Psychology.

Teaching experience at the college/university level.

Evident commitment to educational equity.

Preferred (Special) Qualifications: PhD in Psychology.

A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Scholarly Outcomes for Position (academic faculty only):

Posting Date: 04-01-2014

For Full Consideration Date: 08-15-2014

Closing Date: 06-15-2015

Recommended Full-Time Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants: For consideration to teach Fall 2014, applicants must apply by August 15, 2014.

When applying, you will be required to electronically upload the following documents:

1) A curriculum vita/resume including the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references. If you prefer to attach your professional reference information separate from your vita/resume, you may upload it as "Other Document."

2) A letter of application, describing how your experience, qualifications, and interests have prepared you to teach at the university level in this discipline; identify which discipline(s) you are qualified to teach (Upload as "Cover Letter").

3) Evidence of teaching excellence, such as student, peer or mentor evaluations, or a teaching portfolio (Upload as "Other Document 2").

Documents over 5MB in size should be sent directly to:
Department of Psychology
Oregon State University
204C Moreland Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331

For additional information regarding this posting, please contact Shirley Mann at 541-737-1360 or

Applications will be considered throughout the 2014-2015 academic year.

OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

Posting Number: 0012103

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