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Colleges of the Fenway Adjunct Faculty - Introduction to Psychology - MCPHS University in Boston, Massachusetts

The School of Arts and Sciences seeks adjunct faculty to teach online courses in Introduction to Psychology during the Spring semester, 2021. This course is designed to orient students to the scientific study of behavior through the exploration of selected principles and theories of human behavior. Topics include perception, learning and memory, personality development, abnormal behavior, and social influences on behavior.


Develops and manages the class syllabus and ensurses that the syllabus meets department and university standards Plans and creates lectures, in-class discussions and other active learning activities and assignments in alignment with course learning objectives Grades assigned papers, quizzes, and exams Assesses grades for students based on participation, performance in class, assignments, and examinations Uses Blackboard, the university?s learning management system (LMS), and other outreach technologies to communicate with students about the course Meets with students during weekly office hours Refers students of concern to appropriate campus partners


Required: A master?s degree, ABD (or the equivalent) in psychology. A minimum of at least one year of experience teaching Introduction to Psychology at the college level.

Desired: Experience teaching students in health sciences majors.

Apply To apply, please visit Attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. No phone calls, please. Principals only. No relocation available. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University?s diversity are encouraged to apply.

About Us MCPHS University, an innovator in health and professional education, is setting the pace in the health science fields. MCPHS has more than 7000 students across campuses in Boston?s Longwood Medical Area, downtown Worcester, MA and downtown Manchester, NH. Here, we are preparing future generations of global leaders and promoting systems to improve the health of the public. In the midst of implementing an ambitious strategic plan that will bring us to our 200th anniversary in 2023, MCPHS offers meaningful work that benefits society overall, provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, and fosters a sense of connectedness and collaboration among our employees. We are a fast-moving, data-driven educational institution with a strong entrepreneurial mindset.

Come join us and be a part of a diverse community that is at the forefront of advancing the healthcare landscape! To learn more about working at MCPHS University, please visit Careers at MCPHS.

Date Posted: 10/2/2020