UALR Functional Title
Instructor / T99981
The Department of Psychology invites applicants for a one-year 9-month visiting (non-tenure-track) position to begin in August 2013.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
- Teach 4 undergraduate courses each semester and advise students
- Participate in some service to the university
- Mentor undergraduate students in Independent Studies and Internships
- Performs other academic duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Experience in teaching a range of undergraduate college level courses
- Cultural sensitivity
- Mentoring college level students
- Ability to use various computer software, preferably MSOffice and Banner.
- Ability to mentor and advise students within the department.
Required Education and/or Experience
Ph.D. (or equivalent degree) in Psychology or closely related field. ABD may be considered if all degree requirements are completed before employment begins.
Preferred Education and/or Experience
Experience in online teaching and research experience preferred.
Background Check Requirements
01 - Criminal/Financial
Light Work - Exerting up to 20 pounds: Daily, Medium Work - Exerting 20-50 pounds: Occasionally, Climbing (Stairs, Ladders, etc.): Occasionally, Lifting 5 -10 lbs: Daily, Lifting 25-50 lbs: Occasionally, Carrying 5-10 lbs: Daily, Pushing/pulling 10-25 lbs: Occasionally, Sitting for long periods of time: Occasionally, Standing for long periods of time: Frequently, Speaking; Essential, Hearing: Essential, Walking - Short Distances: Daily, Walking - Moderate Distances; Frequently, Sedentary Work - Exerting 10 pounds: Occasionally, Vision: Ability to distinguish similar colors, depth perception, close vision: Essential
Spends approximately 75% or more time indoors
Posting Detail Information
Background Check Statement
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal and financial history background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
UALR EEO Statement
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Position closes on May 24th.
If another similar posting becomes available, applicants are encouraged to apply for both.
University of Arkansas at Little Rock - 19 months ago