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Psychology: Visiting Lecturer in Human Development (40%)

UW-Eau Claire – Eau Claire Campus

Part Time, Faculty/Instructional

  • Official Title: Lecturer
  • Job ID: #18288
  • Date Posted:
  • Apply by: | To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by deadline. However, screening may continue until position is filled.
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Psychology: Visiting Lecturer in Human Development (40%)

The Department of Psychology is excited to search for a one year visiting lecturer (0.4 FTE) with the title of Lecturer beginning August 2022.  The successful individual will have an area of concentration and/or teaching experience in Human Development.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s, Doctorate, or ABD in Human Development, Psychology, or related discipline from a regionally accredited higher education institution is required. 
  • Evidence of effective undergraduate teaching is required.
  • Experience teaching Human Development will be an asset. 
  • Ability to bring diverse cultural and ethnic perspectives to the department and the campus, and/or a commitment to serving as a mentor for traditionally underrepresented students will be considered assets. 

DUTIES: Teach two sections of Human Development each semester as assigned in the Psychology Department. 

DEPARTMENT

Nineteen full time faculty members in the Psychology Department represent a broad range of specialty areas including a highly successful graduate program in School Psychology.  We serve more than 750 undergraduate psychology students, 200 declared minors and over 30 graduate students.  For more details, visit our department website at http://www.uwec.edu/psyc.

UNIVERSITY AND EAU CLAIRE COMMUNITY

The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire campus consists of approximately 10,500 students and approximately 1300 faculty members and staff.  UW-Eau Claire is the UW System’s only Center for Excellence for faculty and undergraduate research; faculty members and students regularly work side-by-side on original research that often results in peer reviewed publications and presentations at national conferences.  UW- Eau Claire has recently partnered with the community of Eau Claire and the State of Wisconsin to develop new fine arts facilities.

Often described as Wisconsin’s most beautiful campus, UW- Eau Claire’s campus spans the banks of the Chippewa River in the heart of Eau Claire, western Wisconsin’s largest city.  Eau Claire and the surrounding countryside have many scenic rivers, lakes, parks, bike trails, and wooded areas where students and community members enjoy seasonal sports, camping, and a variety of other recreational activities.

A city of 65,000, Eau Claire is a vibrant community with employment opportunities for family members and outstanding schools for children.  Eau Claire offers three hospital systems, affordable housing, and a vibrant music scene.  Eau Claire is just 90 miles from Minneapolis and St. Paul, which offer world-class theatre, symphony and chamber orchestras, and opera and restaurants, as well as professional sports and shopping.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Application materials are to be uploaded at the following site: https://www.uwec.edu/job-postings/18288/.

Search for the Psychology: Visiting Assistant Lecturer in Human Development position; Job ID # 18288.  Please upload a single pdf including the following:

  • Letter of Application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statements of Teaching and Research Interests
  • Unofficial Graduate School Transcript
  • Summary of Student Evaluations (if available)
  • Sample of Scholarly Work.

Confidential letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Dr. Jeffrey Goodman, Chair of Psychology, at goodmaja@uwec.edu

For questions related to this position, contact Jeffrey A. Goodman at goodmaja@uwec.edu .

To ensure full consideration, completed applications must be received by May 6, 2022.  However, screening will continue until the position is filled.  

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UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability employer dedicated to enhancing equity, diversity, and inclusion.

The University reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process. Employment will require a background check. Employment will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding past conduct related to sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. §. 19.36(7).