Psychology Instructor

$53,161 - $74,269 yearly
  • Lane Community College, School of Arts and Sciences
  • Lane Community College, East 30th Avenue, Eugene, OR, USA
  • Dec 21, 2020
Full time   Psychology

Job Description


Lane Community College, a comprehensive community college in beautiful Eugene, Oregon, is seeking an innovative and participatory Psychology Instructor with an enthusiasm for fostering an inclusive learning environment. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to teach lower division General Psychology courses, including Developmental Psychology in both online and in-classroom settings. We encourage applications from candidates that identify with groups that are historically underrepresented in Psychology. EEO/AA/ADA Institution, Women and Minority Candidates are encouraged to apply.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required Education:

Master’s in Psychology or Master’s plus 30 graduate hours or 20 graduate semester hours in academic content in Psychology from a Psychology or Psychological Science department. All degrees and graduate credits must be from a regionally accredited institution.

Classes counted toward the above meet the requirement if:

1. They involve primarily classroom experience

2. The majority are graded credit

3. They align with the broad focus of content in General Psychology

Required Experience:


Conditions of Employment:

Successful applicants are required to pass a criminal background check. 

Preferred Education:

Master’s or Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from a regionally accredited institution.

Preferred Experience:

Experience teaching Developmental Psychology at the college level both online and in the classroom. 

Bilingual/Multicultural Statement:

Multicultural experience and bilingual proficiency in World languages is preferred.
A demonstrated commitment to promote and enhance the concepts of social justice and culturally competent behaviors is expected.

Application Details

Applicant Instructions:

* Incomplete applications will not be considered. All fields in the application must be completed, including employment dates, work hours, and detailed job duties. * The CV/Resume may not take the place of any section in the application. Lane only accepts online applications. To be considered a candidate for this position, all of the following must be included in the application package:

Required Documents:

  • 1. Online Application – complete in entirety and submitted online, including at least three (3) work-related references. 2. Curriculum Vitae (CV) – Comprehensive of experience, education, and accomplishments. 3. Cover letter - Clearly detail how you meet the qualifications for this position. Include in your letter how your education and experience qualifies you to teach human developmental psychology, from infancy, through old age, at the lower division level. Please limit your letter to 500 words or less. 4. Transcripts – Unofficial or official transcripts are required at the time of application, see instructions below.

If applicable:

  • 5. DD214 - Veterans, please fax, email, mail or deliver your documentation (DD214/DD215/letter of disability) to Human Resources at Lane Community College., 541-463-3970

Questions? * For assistance with the online application call 541-463-5586 * For position questions contact Amanda;, 541-463-5112 Additional Documents and Letters of reference are not accepted.


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Application Deadline

01/25/2021, 9 pm