Adjunct in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Department of Psychology

Fairfield University
Connecticut, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Mar 7, 2022
Fairfield University is a co-educational, comprehensive Jesuit university with a 200-acre campus located along the scenic shoreline community of Fairfield, CT. The University is comprised of approximately 3,500 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate students pursuing degrees within 5 schools: The College of Arts and Sciences, The Charles F. Dolan School of Business, The School of Engineering, The Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies, and School of Education and Human Development. As an expression of our Jesuit, Catholic mission and identity, Fairfield embraces a liberal humanistic approach to education, encouraging critical thinking, cultivating free and open inquiry, and fostering ethical and religious values.

Job Description:

The Fairfield University Department of Psychology is accepting applications from qualified candidates for lecturers to teach semester-long, in-person courses for the department’s Industrial/Organizational Psychology master’s degree program.

Fall 2022: Team Processes. The course will be taught in-person and is scheduled for the Fall 2022 semester at 7:15-9:15pm on Thursday evenings (first class session on September 8, 2022; semester ends December 21, 2022). This course educates students about the importance of teamwork and collaboration in the modern workplace. Drawing on the literature from management and social psychology, this course provides knowledge about team dynamic and common team challenges, as well as practice to develop their own teamwork skills.


A Ph.D. in Psychology or a related field (e.g., Management, Education) is required.

Relevant professional experience (e.g., consulting, coaching) and previous teaching/training experience is desired.

Application Instructions:

Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Please electronically submit your cover letter and current CV through this job advertisement to: Dr. Linda Henkel, Chair, Department of Psychology, Fairfield University.

This position is based at Fairfield University’s Fairfield, CT campus and is not eligible for immigration assistance.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Duties may be changed and/or be added at any time.


Academic - Adjunct Faculty

All offers of employment are contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

Fairfield University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through diversity, and, in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, Veterans, and members of historically underrepresented groups. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to all qualified individuals with a disability.

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