Salaried Adjunct Faculty Position in Cultural and Social Psychology (full-time, non-tenure track)

Saint Mary’s College of California

Moraga, CA

ID: 7141388
Posted: April 21, 2023

Job Description

Salaried Adjunct Faculty Position in Cultural and Social Psychology (full-time, non-tenure track)

Location: Moraga, CA

Open Date: Apr 21, 2023


Faculty Responsibilities:

The Psychology Department at Saint Mary's College of California (Moraga) seeks a Full-time Salaried Adjunct Professor in Psychology with an emphasis in cultural and social psychology for a one-year (AY 2023-24) appointment, to teach introductory psychology, cross-cultural psychology, race and ethnicity, and social psychology. Departmental service is also required in this role, including responsibilities such as academic advising, teaching independent studies, orientation and admission events, etc. All full-time Saint Mary's faculty are also expected to contribute to the Mission and serve the College and community in many ways, such as student and community outreach, participation in departmental and College-wide committees, and the development and assessment of the College's Core Curriculum. For further information, contact Jose Feito, Department Chair, at mailto:[email protected].

Institutional Description/Background:

Saint Mary's College of California is a private, Catholic, comprehensive and coeducational university that engages students in rigorous critical thinking, promotes social justice, and educates for human fulfillment consistent with its liberal arts, Catholic and Lasallian traditions. The De la Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff who value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring Saint Mary's heritage to life. Located on a stunning 420-acre campus in the Moraga Hills outside of San Francisco, Saint Mary's is known for its rigorous liberal arts education and its high-quality graduate programs, including business, education and leadership. Saint Mary's has a diverse student body of approximately 4,000 students, and the College's practices and policies reflect a commitment to inclusive excellence and a community in which all are valued, respected, and supported.

The salary range for this position is reflected in the Salaried Adjunct Faculty Salary Scale, available


Candidates should hold a PhD in Psychology or the equivalent and have college-level teaching experience in psychology. Two or more years of successful teaching experience, particularly experience teaching psychology within a liberal arts context, are preferable.

Many Saint Mary’s students are first-generation-to-college, and the College has been designated a Minority and Hispanic-Serving Institution. We seek candidates who can engage and support students of color, women, and underrepresented groups, and who are interested in participating in initiatives that aim to increase inclusivity.

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