Adjunct Instructor - Psychology

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Adjunct
Working Title Adjunct Instructor - Psychology
Department 240410-Psychological Science
Pay Rate Per adjunct faculty salary model
FTE .5
FLSA Exempt
Position Number 998785
Classification Faculty
Special Instructions to Applicants:

NOTE: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.

Candidates interested in applying for the position must complete the on-line faculty profile for position number 998785 found at

Attach to the faculty profile a cover letter and a curriculum vitae/resume.

Please list on the faculty profile the names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses for 3 professional references.

Direct inquiries about the position to Dr. David Kreiner at

For information about the on-line application process contact Human Resources at or (660)543-4255.

UCM requires that all faculty applicants complete the on-line faculty profile. All documents requested must be attached to the profile at the time of application. Only completed faculty profiles with attached documents will be accepted for this position.

UCM is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Veteran status and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Working hours:

Per class schedule.

Bargaining Unit No
Work Location Central Summit Center
Posting Date 01/10/2018
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Position Purpose

The Department of Psychological Science at the University of Central Missouri is taking applications by qualified individuals to enter an adjunct instructor pool.

Teaching opportunities available beginning August 2018, include face to face evening courses held in Lee’s Summit and could also include face to face courses held in Warrensburg and/or online courses. Courses to be taught include Orientation to Psychology, Social Psychology, History of Psychology, and other areas as needed by the Department.

Education & Formal Training Master's degree (Specify field(s) of study below)
Other Education & Formal Training


- Master’s degree in Psychology.


- Doctoral degree in Psychology.
- Teaching experience in higher education.
- On line teaching experience.
- Experience with Blackboard.

Computer Skills Word-Processing, Presentation
Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality
Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge

- Competence in instructional technology.
- Excellent collaborative skills.

Physical & Environmental Factors:
Special Working Conditions: Professional appearance
Ability to Keyboard No keyboarding test required.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Vitae
Optional Documents