About the College of Arts and Sciences
The College of Arts and Sciences (CoAS) delivers a time-honored
liberal arts education paired with Drexel’s renowned focus on
applied learning. Our research and scholarship explore contemporary
issues with an eye toward improving the common good. With a breadth
of disciplines in the natural sciences, social sciences and
humanities, and a focus on the now, the College is the perfect home
for curious scholars who seek to apply their learning in the
service of humanity. Our undergraduate programs, Co-op experiences
and Community-Based Learning courses give students a broad-based,
hands-on education that prepares them to make an impact
immediately. Our graduate programs take a rigorous yet practical
approach to advancing knowledge. Our faculty members are dedicated
teachers and gifted scholars who publish groundbreaking research on
the world’s most pressing issues.
The Department of Psychology is a close-knit group that prioritizes
student support and mentorship. Students in the BS in Psychology
program learn how to frame and find answers to important questions
regarding human behavior, cognition and emotion, while working
alongside faculty who are leaders in the field. Within the
psychology program, students have the option to focus in specific
areas: Mind, Brain and Behavior, Human Development, or Clinical and
Health. Faculty and students in the department work side-by-side on
cutting-edge research and clinical projects in areas including
health, forensics, neuropsychology, pediatric and child psychology,
cognitive, human experimental, clinical psychology and more.
The Adjunct Professor’s responsibilities include reviewing and
improving syllabi, understanding students’ needs, developing
engaging lesson plans, and ensuring the relevant learning resources
are available. You should also be able to evaluate student
performance and address any issues promptly.
Under the direction of the Department Head and Academic Program
- Develop and manage syllabus materials. The adjunct
professor is responsible for selecting and compiling tests,
assignments and/or online discussion exercises that permit
measurement of performance relative to standardized learning
- Coordinate courseware and curriculum with academic program
chair. The adjunct professor is responsible for reviewing any
textbook and other courseware changes with the academic program
- Facilitate Class Instruction. The adjunct professor is
responsible for teaching the assigned class in accordance with
learning objectives and session plan outlines specified by the
Department of Psychology.
- Evaluate Student Performance. The adjunct professor is
expected to administer evaluations of student performance based on
course deliverables and course rubrics. All course grades will be
posted on the Learn Grade Center.
- Respond Promptly to Grade Determination. The adjunct
professor should submit grades for any assignments, discussion
board exercises, and exams and course completion.
- Input Final Grades into DrexelOne.
Special Instructions to the Applicant
- A Master’s or Ph.D. in Psychology or a relevant academic
- Experience as an instructor, university TA or similar
- Please make sure you upload your CV and cover letter when
submitting your application.
- Review of applicants will begin once a suitable candidate pool
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