Associate Adjunct of Psychology

Updated: 3 months ago
Position Summary

The University of Indianapolis is currently seeking an Associate Adjunct in Psychology to teach Abnormal Psychology at the undergraduate level. This is an outstanding opportunity for a professional to join a growing University as we expand our online academic programs.

Reporting directly to the Dean’s office in the College of Applied Behavioral Sciences, this part-time faculty position will support the fulfillment of the University’s mission, purpose and goals, focusing primarily on facilitating online student learning associated with prescribed course and program learning outcomes. The faculty position will create an educational environment which fosters innovation, responsiveness, and accountability, working with various schools and colleges across campus in order to assure compliance with programmatic accreditation and/or licensure, internal consistency, and graduate outcomes that meet student learning, workplace and placement expectations. The faculty member will actively and substantively participate in assessment of online student learning activities to maximize the potential for students to learn what is necessary to meet prescribed outcomes. As an Associate Adjunct, you will be responsible for teaching up to 21 credit hours a year with the possibility being renewed after this year.

Position Summary
-Courses will be delivered in an online format and the instructor will be responsible for:
-Delivering courses with clear outcomes, meaningful assignments, and transparent, timely assessment.
-Modeling effective teaching and professionalism.
-Managing inclusive, responsive learning environments.
-Attending and participate collaboratively in virtual department and faculty meetings.
-Being flexible and responsive in teaching and conduct office hours weekly, even if through electronic means, posted in the course for students.
-Coordinating the use of academic coaches as necessary based on course enrollments.

Part-time associate adjuncts are eligible for a generous benefits package which includes:
-Health Insurance
-Health Savings Account
-Tax-Deferred Annuity
-University of Indianapolis Retirement Plan
-Tuition Exchange Program
-Tuition Discount at the University of Indianapolis (employee, spouse and children)
-Ruth Lilly Fitness Center (for those with access to campus)

The University of Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, creed, sex, sexual orientation or identity, marital status, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. The University of Indianapolis does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission as required by Title IX.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications materials include a cover letter discussing your qualifications for the position, a current resume or curriculum vitae and three professional references. The position will be open until filled with review of applications beginning immediately.

Required Education/Experience/Skills (Minimum Qualifications)

-Master’s degree in specialty field required. Doctorate degree preferred.
-Prior experience with distance education techniques and delivery required.
-Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite Products.
-Prior experience.

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