Psychology-Adjunct Faculty

George Mason University - Fairfax, VA4.2

Part-timeEstimated: $49,000 - $69,000 a year
The George Mason University Department of Psychology is recruiting a pool of qualified applicants for adjunct teaching positions. These positions are temporary teaching positions at the undergraduate level, filled each semester on an as needed basis. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

The Department of Psychology ( has nearly 40 faculty, over 1,000 undergraduate majors, and over 200 graduate students. We are one of the largest departments in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, which is the largest academic unit at George Mason. The department is focused on fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion at all levels in our department and, more broadly, in our field. This mission is facilitated by our location in one of the most diverse regions of the country and by George Mason’s status as the most diverse university in Virginia (

Instructors are responsible for preparing and delivering high quality course material to a diverse population of undergraduate students. Coursework is offered in a variety of learning formats, including online, hybrid, and face-to-face, with day and evening schedules.

Master’s degree or higher in Psychology.

Special Instructions to Applicants
For full consideration, applicants must complete and submit the online application at for position PO020z and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information. In your cover letter, please indicate the courses you would be interested in teaching and the general area of your expertise.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: November 7, 2018