Department of Psychology: Lecturer Position

The Department of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a Lecturer position that will be for either one year (full-time) or one semester (part-time).  The fall semester begins September 1, 2010 and the Spring semester will begin January 1, 2011.  The Lecturer's primary duty will be to teach one or more sections of our large  semester lecture course, Psychology 1, which introduces undergraduates to all areas of Psychology.   We seek candidates with a Ph.D. in Psychology, substantial teaching experience (particularly in large lecture classes) and a strong commitment to creative, innovative instruction.  Lecturers in the School of Arts and Sciences are reappointed annually based on Department need and satisfactory performance. 

Applicants are to apply at:   Include a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, any available data on instructor ratings, and any other supporting information.  Also submit the names and contact information of up to three individuals who can provide a letter of recommendation.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Conclusion of the search is contingent on final administrative approval and available funding. 

The University of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.