Adjunct Faculty PSYCH 001-03
May 20, 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.
Introduction to Psychology introduces students to the science of
how people think, feel, and behave. The course explores classic and
contemporary research on such topics as the biological aspects of
behavior; cognitive, personality, social, cultural, and
developmental psychology; and psychopathology. Through the use of
the scientific method, students will learn how psychology informs
our understanding of what it means to be human.
This course will be taught on the Moraga campus in person on
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 - 9:05 am
during the Fall 2022 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 be a resident of California and 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 course work
to be performed in the state of California.
To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/105781