Department: Psychology Appointment: Full-Time Lecturer Effective: September 2018 Area of Specialization: Child Development
The Department of Psychology at California State University San Bernardino invites applications for a lecturer position in child development, with a starting date of September 12, 2018. The position is renewable on an annual basis.
California State University, San Bernardino (a Hispanic serving Institution) is located in San Bernardino in the Inland Empire, 60 miles East from Los Angeles. CSUSB offers programs through the colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration, Education, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley. CSUSB serves approximately 20,700 students and offers 47 undergraduate, 35 graduate and one doctoral degree as well as 13 programs with national accreditation.
CSUSB actively encourages qualified applicants to apply who demonstrate a commitment to serving a diverse student population and advancing student success through highly engaged, high impact educational practices. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups.
The ideal candidate would be able to teach undergraduate courses in both child development and early childhood studies. Examples of courses where we seek coverage include infant/toddler, early childhood, and middle childhood development; programs and curriculum for young children; early childhood guidance and interactions; diversity in child development; and other developmental courses.
A Ph.D. in child development, early childhood studies, human development, developmental psychology or a related discipline is required at the time of appointment. Teaching duties would consist of 10 to 11 courses per year across three quarters of instruction (3 to 4 courses per quarter). Demonstrated excellence in university teaching is required. Fully qualified candidates will have the ability to teach students of diverse cultural backgrounds.
The newly hired faculty member would join a well-established and highly regarded psychology department with over 30 full-time faculty. Information regarding CSUSB's Department of Psychology can be found at: http://psychology.csusb.edu/. Inquiries regarding this position may be sent to Dr. Robert Ricco at email@example.com.
At the above site, please upload a vita and a letter of application that includes a statement on teaching philosophy. In addition, please provide a separate diversity statement which may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion,gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, background/philosophy have prepared you for this role at California State University, San Bernardino (maximum 250 words). Also submit the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of your referees. Please send a copy of your doctoral transcripts (official transcripts will be required prior to appointment) and have three letters of recommendation sent on your behalf to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications begins February 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
California State University, San Bernardino has a diverse student body and approximately 80% of our undergraduates are first-generation college students. We strive to foster a community that recognizes the value and contributions of all people regardless of ethnicity, race,gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or ability. Therefore,we seek a colleague with an expressed interest in serving our particular student population and someone who has a demonstrated commitment to respecting human diversity.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096 - Revised July 21, 2017)
This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: http://hrd.csusb.edu/conflictInterest.html.
Additional Salary Information: Depends on Qualifications
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, a...s well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.
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