One-Year Faculty Position I Psychology
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The Marlboro Institute for Liberal Arts and Interdisciplinary
Studies at Emerson College invites applications for a one-year,
non-renewable term faculty position in Psychology. The appointment
begins August 24, 2023, with a mandatory 2-day orientation August
24 and 25, 2023.
The Marlboro Institute is a vibrant and engaged community that
houses an Interdisciplinary Studies Major, the General Education
Perspectives Curriculum, Liberal Arts Minors, the Honors Program,
and the Emerson Prison Initiative.
We seek candidates who can demonstrate success in teaching
undergraduate Psychology courses to diverse students in the arts
and communication fields. Duties for this position include teaching
six courses a year (3-3 course load) to undergraduate students.
These courses contribute to the Social and Psychological
Perspective of the General Education Curriculum and the Psychology
Minor. Some coverage of existing courses will be required and there
is opportunity to develop new courses according to the candidate's
interest and expertise.
Emerson College believes the pathway to achieving inclusive
excellence and fostering a campus climate where everyone can thrive
is only possible in an authentically equitable, accessible, and
socially just environment. As a community of storytellers, we
continually strive to cultivate a community that draws upon the
widest possible pool of talent, fully embracing individuals from
varied cultures, races, abilities, gender identities, sexual
orientations, linguistic backgrounds, socioeconomic statuses, life
experiences, nationalities, perspectives, beliefs, and
Emerson College enrolls over 5,800 graduate and undergraduate
students from 49 states and more than 70 countries. Its main campus
is located in the dynamic, multicultural city of Boston. The
college also has campuses in Los Angeles and the Netherlands.
Emerson's commitment to inclusive excellence is supported by a
range of resources such as the Office of Internationalization &
Equity, the Social Justice Center, and the Center for Innovation in
Teaching and Learning.
Qualifications: A PhD in Psychology is required (or ABD with
completion expected by August 2023).
Please submit a letter of application that speaks to teaching and
research areas of expertise, current curriculum vita, evidence of
teaching effectiveness (e.g., sample syllabi, teaching evaluations,
etc.) that includes demonstrated commitment to inclusive
excellence, and the names and contact information for three
references (not to be contacted without the applicant's written
Please submit all the required materials listed above through the
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Review of applications will begin May 10, 2023; the position will
remain open until filled.
To apply, please visit: https://emerson.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Emerson_College_FT_Faculty/job/Boston-Campus/One-Year-Faculty-Position-I-Psychology_JR005157
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students from more than 70 countries and all 50 states.
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