Psychology Guest Faculty Position
Sarah Lawrence College
Sarah Lawrence College invites applications for two half-time or one full time guest faculty position(s) in Psychology starting at the end of August 2018.
We are looking for a dynamic teacher scholar with interdisciplinary interests who could offer open-level and intermediate seminars and/or lectures and help students develop research and writing skills in addition to the material of the discipline. We would be especially interested in social and/or developmental psychologists who can cover material on the intersections of gender, race, and sexuality and cognitive and/or clinical psychologists who can cover material in neuroscience, clinical psychology, and cognitive psychology. The successful candidate will teach two to four courses, one or two in the fall and one or two in spring, and will meet biweekly with each student individually to work on a project culminating in an extended final paper. PhD in hand by the time of appointment is preferred, but ABDs with some teaching experience will be considered.
Sarah Lawrence College is a liberal arts college with a strong commitment to intellectual and civic engagement, personalized course of study, independent research, and close collaboration between students, faculty, and staff. In close proximity to New York City, Sarah Lawrence offers multiple opportunities for cultural, intellectual, and community work for both faculty and students. For information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please consult our web site at https://www.slc.edu
Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has as one of its goals the recruitment and retention of a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff and faculty. To that end, every job opening is seen as an opportunity to increase diversity and every effort will be made to expand the applicant pool in accordance with these goals.
The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Application materials should include: cover letter, CV, proposed course descriptions and syllabi for two courses, and names and contact information for two references. Interested applicants may apply online at: http://slc.peopleadmin.com/postings/989
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