Widener University’s College of Arts & Sciences is currently seeking highly qualified adjunct faculty to teach Psychology courses. Our immediate needs are for Introductory Psychology.
Part-time adjunct faculty may instruct 1 to 3 courses each semester on an “as needed” basis. Courses available for adjunct staffing are offered during the day. Adjunct faculty are expected to teach a specified course(s); prepare course materials, be available to meet with students outside of regularly scheduled class time, and provide support and guidance to students.
For further information about the Department of Psychology, please visit our website at https://www.widener.edu/academics/undergraduate-programs/psychology-ba
Required qualifications include a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Psychology. Preference will be given to candidates who have an ABD or PhD in Psychology, previous teaching experience, and willingness to be flexible in class scheduling. Complete applications are to include a cover letter, CV and contact information for three professional references. This is a pooled position from which adjunct(s) will be hired. As openings occur, applicants will be hired from this pool.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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