Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology


Position Title

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology




Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

The Department of Psychology, with the College of Arts and Sciences at Jacksonville University, invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology.  Area of specialization is open, with preference given to candidates who can assist with a wide variety of our course offerings. 

Essential Job Duties

  • Teach four courses per semester, which may include Introductory Psychology, History and Systems, Abnormal Psychology, Industrial Psychology, and  Personality Theories, and a course in the individual's area of expertise.

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • Candidates must have a Ph.D. by time of appointment (August 2020)

To Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should send (via email to Dr. Christi Bamford at a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and a teaching portfolio. The teaching portfolio should contain a statement of teaching philosophy, a description of teaching experience, sample syllabi, and evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., student or peer evaluations).

Jacksonville University, an Equal Opportunity Employer, believes students learn best in a diverse, inclusive community and is therefore committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. We seek candidates who are committed to Jacksonville University's efforts to create a climate that fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and we actively welcome applications from members of groups who are historically underrepresented in higher education.

Jacksonville University is a comprehensive, liberal arts college located in Jacksonville, FL which is diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Jacksonville University emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes and ranks in the annual rankings of "America's Best Colleges," released by U.S. News & World Report. Please visit our website at