Assistant College Lecturer, Psychology (50 views)

Cleveland, OH
January 30, 2020

Assistant College Lecturer, Psychology

CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY. The Department of Psychology invites applications for an ASSISTANT COLLEGE LECTURER. The University, College of Sciences and Health Professions, and Department seek to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber. In particular, we seek an individual who will teach undergraduate courses, including Introduction to Psychology, and courses in the Clinical Psychology specialization of our Master of Arts degree program. The appointee may be able to develop new courses and supervise honors and other undergraduate research projects. The appointee is expected to teach four courses per semester and to engage in department, college, and/or university service. The appointment will begin on August 17, 2020, and may be renewed annually, contingent on performance, program needs, and availability of budgetary resources.

Minimum qualification: Completion of all requirements for a doctoral degree from an APA-accredited program in Clinical, Counseling, or School Psychology by July 1, 2020.

Preferred qualifications: College teaching experience; interest in teaching Introduction to Psychology and graduate-level courses in clinical psychology; interest in serving on M.A. thesis committees; the ability to contribute through teaching and/or service to the diversity, cultural sensitivity, and excellence of the academic community; credentialed as a licensed psychologist or eligible to be licensed as a psychologist in the State of Ohio; and completion of an APA-accredited internship.

To apply, upload (at as a single word or pdf file  (1) a letter describing how you satisfy the preferred qualifications; (2) evidence of your teaching success (if available); and (3) your curriculum vitae. Additionally, Cleveland State University is an urban campus serving a racially, culturally, and economically diverse student body. Diversity is extremely important to CSU. Thus, (4) explain your experience serving diverse students and how you will make a positive contribution to CSU’s diverse community. You will be asked to identify and provide email addresses for three referees who will be asked to upload letters of recommendation.  Note:  The successful candidate is required to submit an official transcript before their contract can be prepared.  Review of applications will begin on February 28, 2020, and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries may be sent to  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications; hiring is contingent on maintaining existing levels of funding from the State of Ohio. Any offer of employment is contingent on the University’s verification of credentials (including evidence of a PhD) by July 1, 2020 and other information required by law and/or University policies or practices, including but not limited to a criminal background check.

It is the policy of Cleveland State University to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.