Instructor of Educational Psychology
Job posting number: #7103041
Posted: June 17, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionBall State University and Our Pledge for the Future
Destination 2040: Our Flight Path establishes Ball State University’s ambitious goals for our second century:
• We pledge to provide a premier educational experience for every student.
• We pledge to partner with the community to improve the lives of our neighbors.
• We are dedicated to having a lifelong presence in the lives of our alumni.
And when we complement these promises with our commitment to our enduring values, we define that which makes our University and its culture distinctive.
Our faculty are collegial, collaborative, innovative, inclusive, and adaptive, both within and beyond one’s home unit. These attributes include commitments to collaborative discourse, interdisciplinary inquiry, and enterprising learning practices.
Our faculty are expected to be innovative, adaptive, engaging teachers across modalities; producers of impactful creative and/or scholarly work; leaders in meaningful service activities to multiple communities. We seek faculty members who are strategic thinkers, engaging our dynamic communities. We are committed to student and faculty success, impact, and access, within an environment that prioritizes inclusive excellence. We inspire each other to be critical thinkers and responsible citizens, so that we can pursue fulfilling careers and meaningful lives.
Ball State University lives the values of Beneficence. We invite you to be part of our community.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. We engage students in educational, research, and creative endeavors that empower our graduates to have fulfilling careers and meaningful lives enriched by lifelong learning and service, while we enhance the economic, environmental, and social vitality of our community, our state, and our world.
Inclusive Excellence Statement
At Ball State University, inclusiveness and freedom of expression are a part of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We encourage applicants to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive Excellence Plan to learn more about our commitment and to identify how you might contribute to these efforts.
About this Opportunity
The Department of Educational Psychology is seeking applicants to be part of a departmental pool of part-time adjunct faculty, qualified to provide clinical supervision, or to teach courses in one or more of the following areas: developmental psychology, educational psychology, school psychology, institutional research, research methods, statistics, school counseling, and/or gifted education.
Applicants in the departmental pool will be notified only if an opportunity becomes available in her or his area(s) of expertise.
Benefits and Community
Appointment Type Non-Tenure-track/Contract
Length of Appointment PT Semester
Provide clinical supervision, or to teach courses in one or more of the following areas: developmental psychology, educational psychology, school psychology, institutional research, research methods, statistics, school counseling, and/or gifted education.
Masters degree in education, psychology, or related field from an accredited institution is required to teach undergraduate courses in the specific degree field.
Doctoral degree in education, psychology, school psychology, research methods, or statistics from an accredited institution is required to teach graduate courses in the specific degree field or meet the tested experience policy.
Authorization to work in the US Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Pre-Employment Screening Requires successful completion of a background check and education verification.
Position Title(s) Supervised
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.