Adjunct Faculty, PSYCH 141-01 23/SP
Oct 17, 2022
Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential
campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque
Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts
traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students
from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs.
The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of
the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic
character of the College.
As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers
undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and
professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence,
innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant
heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An
outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry,
integrative learning, and student interaction bring these
traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to
the educational benefits of diversity.
Infancy & Childhood studies the development of infants,
toddlers, and preschoolers. Topics covered include the importance
of infant-caregiver attachment in brain development as well as in
early social-emotional development. Cognitive, language, and
personality development are examined from multiple perspectives.
Recent research on autism, early trauma, and effective
interventions are also addressed.
This course will be taught on the Moraga campus in person on
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11:45 - 12:50 pm
during the 2023 Spring term.
In addition to teaching, the instructor is expected to hold regular
virtual office hours (a minimum of one hour per week) in order to
provide students with support outside of the classroom.
Candidates must have an M.S., M.A. or Ph.D. in the relevant area of
Psychology. A Ph.D. in Psychology is highly desirable. Candidates
should have a successful record of teaching experience at the
undergraduate level and experience/familiarity with online/hybrid
instruction in order to prepare for contingencies. This position
requires all coursework to be performed in the state of
To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/115057