The Psychology Program in the School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences is seeking someone to teach some of our open classes.
These are all face-to-face classes that are already scheduled. Please indicate which sections are of interest to you in your response - the PSYC101 sections may not all be available.
• Psychology of Diversity: Wednesdays 6 - 8:30 pm • Advanced Internship Seminar: (teaching counseling skills, writing a literature review, and professional skills): Tues/Thurs 9:30 - 10:45 • Child Development: T/Th 11-12:15 • Psychological Perspectives (PSYC101): multiple sections may be available: o Tues/Thurs 8 - 9:15 am o Tues/Thurs 9:30 - 10:45 am o Tues/Thurs 11 - 12:15 am o Tues/Thurs 12:30 - 1:45
Responsibilities and Duties: • Provide instruction for all sessions of assigned courses utilizing the college philosophy of connected learning. • Provide a syllabus and course outline to students that clearly communicates course learning outcomes. • Align some course assignments with departmental and college core curriculum goals learning goals and provide student work samples for college assessment purposes (sample assignments available) • Maintain office hours each week. • Incorporate Canvas (online learning platform) into the course. • Keep accurate records of student progress (grades) and complete mid-semester and final grade reports.
Lasell College is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran's status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.
Qualifications: A willingness to incorporate the college's Connected Learning Philosophy into the course as well as a master's degree in a related field are required (doctoral degree preferred). Career-relevant experience such as research and/or statistics is a plus. Some of these courses are part of our general education core curriculum as well as the majors offered in the Social Sciences Department; thus, the successful candidate will have experience teaching students from a variety of majors and be willing to collaborate with other instructors on core curriculum and major-specific learning goals.
Course description can be found on our website: http://www.lasell.edu/academics/academic-catalog/undergraduate-catalog/programs-of-study/psychology.html
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An innovator in education for over 150 years, Lasell College today is a comprehensive coeducational college offering professionally oriented bachelor's and master's degree programs. Our 50-acre campus is located in suburban Newton, Massachusetts-within eight miles of downtown Boston at the heart of the Route 128 high-tech corridor.
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