Job Openings (ACT) Psychology adjunct instructor/professor

About the job (ACT) Psychology adjunct instructor/professor

ACT (the American College of Thessaloniki), the tertiary division of Anatolia College, is seeking a Psychology adjunct instructor/professor to cover its immediate needs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate skill and knowledge in teaching discipline.
  • Make continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing innovative technologies, methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods.
  • Develop and use a syllabus for each course within college, discipline, and departmental guidelines and submit one copy to the department chair.
  • Use a variety of teaching methods and materials, appropriate for students with differing educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles that assist them in meeting course objectives.
  • Evaluate students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course objectives, and inform them of their progress in the course in a timely manner.
  • Keep accurate student records and submit related reports and forms within requested timelines.
  • Learn and apply technologies that support student learning.
  • Keep pace with developments in the discipline.
  • Participate in discipline committee or program meetings and activities.
  • Review, evaluate, and revise program curricula and practices to assure compliance with professional standards, and requirements of business/industry, and higher education.

Qualifications

Educational Background

Interest and relevant background in the area of cognitive psychology, neuropsychology, psychopharmacology and sports psychology/coaching will be deemed an asset. Candidates holding a Masters degree in the discipline will be considered but preference will be given to those who hold a Doctoral degree.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Proficiency in the course development in Psychology
  • Published work in peer reviewed journals and conferences.
  • Experience with current best practices in lecture and instruction
  • Willingness and ability to teach day or evening classes
  • Knowledge and skill in a variety of computer usage and software
  • Ability to inspire and motivate students in a student-centered environment
  • Fluency in English
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with and effectively manage a diverse professional, community and student population

Teaching/Professional Experience

  • At least three years of college level teaching experience at undergraduate or graduate level.
  • Experience in academic supervision of undergraduate or graduate students.
  • College level teaching experience at a US - accredited higher education institution is preferred. British higher education experience is also important as well as experience working with diverse populations.
  • Before being hired to teach a course, the applicant must be registered in the Colleges Teachers Registry of the Ministry of Education (Μητρώο Διδασκόντων Κολλεγίων).

Application

A complete application package must include: (1) Letter of interest outlining qualifications for the position, (2) Complete Curriculum Vitae, (3) List of at least four professional references, including name, address, title, telephone number, and e-mail.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested applicants are encouraged to submit their application package, in English.

It is the policy of Anatolia College to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, or any other characteristic.

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