Adjunct Faculty, Psychology (44 views)

Adjunct Faculty, Psychology


Location: Remote 

Reports to: Dean, School of Psychology 

Position: Part-time

FLSA Status: Exempt

Applications will not be considered complete unless a Resume/CV, cover letter, and teaching philosophy/approach are uploaded.

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Fielding Graduate University is an innovative global community dedicated to educating scholars, leaders, and practitioners in pursuit of a more just and sustainable world. We do this by providing exemplary interdisciplinary programs within a distributed and relational learning model grounded in student-driven inquiry and leading to enhanced knowledge. Fielding has approximately 1,050 students and 150 faculty members residing throughout the United States and internationally. Please visit our website at to learn more. 


We are seeking Doctoral Adjunct Faculty for the School of Psychology to work remotely on a part-time basis. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach PhD courses in any of the following areas: biological psychology, cognitive psychology, developmental psychology, social psychology, history and systems of psychology, qualitative and quantitative research methods, media psychology, performance psychology, learning and motivation, psychological assessment, consultation and supervision, psychotherapy techniques, and couples and family therapy.

Applications must include a CV and cover letter explaining qualifications to teach the course(s) for which the applicant is interested in teaching, and teaching philosophy/approach. Applications will be accepted for consideration until the positions have been filled. Positions begin as early as September 1, 2022.


We seek scholar-practitioners who have experience teaching remotely, ideally at the graduate level; a record of research/scholarly publications and/or practitioner experience in psychology; relevant expertise in the area(s) in which the applicant wishes to teach; and a PhD in Psychology. 

Courses are 15 weeks in length. Faculty are required to provide 2 hours of live lecture (via video conference) per week although there is flexibility on day(s) and time. Fielding operates on a three-term year (terms begin in January, May, September).  Adjunct faculty teach 1-6 classes per year total.

Positions will start to be filled for the September term.  


Improving diversity, equity and inclusion is an active process that requires continuous commitment to promote collaborative learning and change through attracting, retaining, graduating, and honoring a more diverse population of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community friends. Fielding’s commitment to social and ecological justice is part of our explicit commitment to understanding, analyzing, and acting to reduce inequality, oppression, and social stratification, recognizing the linkages between economic, social, racial and ecological justice. The University strives to ensure that the values of DEI are embodied in all academic programs and course content, and also in faculty, staff and student performance and assessment. We challenge our community to think boldly and take specific actions that are realistic and measurable. By working here, you join a diverse and vibrant community that advances Fielding’s world-changing mission in meaningful ways, inspires innovation and collaboration, and builds skills and expertise.

Thank you for considering employment with Fielding Graduate University. Our employees are among our most valued resources, and we are committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive workforce comprised of talented, qualified, and hardworking individuals. We strive to take good care of our employees and their families with excellent benefits, and to provide a stimulating and supportive work environment with opportunities for professional growth and advancement.

Application Instructions

Fielding Graduate University utilizes ADP Workforce Now for online applications. You will be prompted to create a user name and password to initiate the application process. Applications will not be considered complete unless both a resume and cover letter are uploaded. Do not use Easy Apply. Applicants are encouraged to have their employment history, educational information, and professional references on hand while completing the application. The online application process takes approximately 30-60 minutes. Upon completion, applicants will receive a confirmation of receipt via email.

Fielding Graduate University is committed to inclusive excellence and encourages diversity and inclusivity in all its enterprises. As an equal opportunity employer committed to social justice, we value and welcome individuals of all ages, abilities, backgrounds, beliefs, genders, gender identities, gender expressions, marital status, national origins, race and ethnicities, religious affiliations, sexual orientations, veteran status – and other visible and nonvisible differences. We seek employees who are committed to creating a respectful, welcoming, and inclusive environment for all community members.

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