Psychology Adjunct

The Psychology Department at Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina, invites applications for an adjunct instructor of psychology for the Fall 2014 semester. A minimum of Master’s degree in psychology is required.  Applicants should be capable of teaching Abnormal Psychology, Group Dynamics, and/or Theories of Personality. These classes have been scheduled (see below).

  • Abnormal Psychology:  Monday & Wednesday, 10:00-10:50 am; Thursday, 9:00-9:50 am
  • Group Dynamics: Tuesday & Wednesday, 9:00-9:50 am; Friday lab, 1:30-4:30 pm
  • Theories of Personality: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday:  12:00-12:50 pm

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by August 1,2014. Classes begin August 25, 2014.  Presbyterian College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College seeks to hire the most qualified candidate and does not discriminate against any legally protected class.

Presbyterian College features small class sizes in a supportive environment.  Interested individuals should email a letter of application and CV to Dr. Alicia Askew, jaaskew@presby.edu.

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Course Descriptions

Psyc 301 Abnormal Psychology: Integrative and multidimensional study of abnormal behavior. Disorders studied according to diagnostic classification, etiology, and treatment. Includes case studies presented by persons with disorders.

Psyc 404 Group Dynamics: Integrates theories and techniques for leading groups in human service settings. Students participate in experiential learning.

Psyc 310 Theories of Personality:  A detailed study of classical and contemporary theories of personality. Theories studied according to classification, place in history of psychology, key concepts, personality development and dynamics, research methods and findings, application, and evaluation.