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Regular Probationary Faculty - Psychology

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Interested applicants must submit their application and all required documents online on the Douglas College Career Site www.douglascollegecareers.ca. Qualified internal applicants shall be given first consideration in filling the position. All internal applications must be received by date. Please ensure your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying. All candidates selected for interview will need to bring original certificates and diplomas of educational credentials noted on their resume.

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Regular Probationary Faculty - Psychology
Posting Number 00626F
Location New Westminster/Coquitlam Campus
Grade or Pay Level In accordance with the current Collective Agreement
Salary Range Salary Range: $71,846 - $115,129 (salary pro-rated with part-time workload). Placement on the faculty salary scale is based on education, professional certification, and experience and will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement.
Position Type Faculty - Probationary Regular
Posting Type Internal/External
Regular/Temporary Regular
Employment Type Full-Time
Posting Category Faculty
Start Date 08/16/2024
End Date
Equity Statement
Douglas College is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable learning and working environment. In support of this journey, we welcome all people to apply, including people from groups that are experiencing inequity, including, but not limited, to Indigenous Peoples, racialized or persons of colour, persons with mental or physical disabilities, persons who identify as women, and/or persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and persons of all faith identities, age, marital status, and parental status.
Work Arrangements
The Psychology and Social Science Department of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is seeking a regular probationary instructor for the 2024-2025 academic year in Psychology. This position is available as early as the Fall 2024 semester. A full-time workload is expected.
The place of work may be at the Coquitlam or New Westminster campus.
Workload is assigned each year based on available sections.
What Douglas Offers

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The Role
The Department of Psychology and Social Science invites applicants for a regular probationary instructor. Workload is assigned each year based on available sections. Areas of need include the ability to teach introductory psychology. Ability to teach upper level Statistics/Methods, gender relations, women in psychology, sociopolitical and critical psychology, adolescence, or adulthood and aging is an asset.
Responsibilities
You will instruct students, facilitate learning and evaluate student progress in College courses. You will plan, organize, and manage learning activities and resources, provide academic advice to learners, and maintain quality learner‐centered instruction. You will participate in department and faculty meetings, committees, ongoing professional development, and departmental growth.
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
A completed Ph.D. in Psychology or a closely related field from an accredited university is required to instruct any Psychology course within the department.

Preference will be given to applicants who:
  • have satisfactorily taught courses or have work experience in: Upper level Statistics/Methods, Sociopolitical and Critical Psychology, Gender relations, Women in psychology, Adolescence, or Adulthood and Aging
  • experience in and commitment to undergraduate teaching, with satisfactory evaluations
  • evidence of recent scholarship or research
  • commitment to participate in departmental and college meetings, and projects
  • willingness, availability, and skills to supervise research theses for honours BA students (if area of specialization is appropriate)
Link to Full Position Profile
Needs a Criminal Records Check No
Posting Detail Information

Open Date 06/06/2024
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested applicants must submit their application and all required documents online on the Douglas College Career Site www.douglascollegecareers.ca. Qualified internal applicants shall be given first consideration in filling the position. All internal applications must be received by date. Please ensure your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying. All candidates selected for interview will need to bring original certificates and diplomas of educational credentials noted on their resume.
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Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you first find out about this employment opportunity?
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    • Personal Referral
    • Agency Referral
    • Professional Association Website
    • Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICAN)
    • Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT)
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    • Career Fair or Other Hiring Event
    • Other
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  2. * Are you a current or former Douglas College employee/student?
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    • Former employee
    • Current student
    • Former student
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  3. * If you are a current/former employee/student, enter your ID number. (Type in N/A if not applicable.)

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  4. * If you are not a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident, do you currently have a valid Canadian work permit?
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  5. * If you have a valid Canadian work permit, please indicate expiry date and the type of work permit you hold. (Type N/A if not applicable).

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  6. * Please confirm that you will maintain residency in the Lower Mainland for the duration of your employment.
    • Yes, I confirm
    • No, I am not able to meet this requirement

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References with Contact Information
  4. Transcripts and/or Credentials
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation
  2. Student and/or Teaching Evaluations