One-Year Visiting Faculty Position in Psychology

Bennington, Vermont, United States Part-time

Bennington College seeks to fill a one-year visiting faculty position in psychology, beginning Fall 2019. All fields of specialization will be considered but we are particularly interested in candidates with a background in social psychology. Preference will be given to candidates who have a Ph.D. and previous teaching experience. Teaching expectations include four to five four-credit courses, at introductory and intermediate levels, offered over two fourteen-week terms. This position is eligible for benefits.

Bennington College is a small residential liberal arts college in southern Vermont, long distinguished for its progressive approach to higher education. The College was founded in 1932 on the principle of active engagement in learning, which is manifest in individualized plans of study developed by students together with faculty. We aim to educate students towards self-fulfillment and constructive social purposes, and we believe that equity, diversity, and inclusivity--in community and in curriculum--are vital to achieving those aims.

Candidates should apply online by submitting the following: a) cover letter; b) curriculum vitae; c) statement of teaching interests and philosophy; and d) the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applicants will commence on June 1 will continue until the position is filled. This position requires the successful completion and acceptable results of a background check.

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