Human Resources

Lecturer, Department of Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Alma College, Alma, Michigan invites applications for the position of Lecturer for the 2020-2021 year. This is a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position beginning August 2020.

The department seeks a candidate who will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts context. Teaching responsibilities will include courses such as Introduction to Psychology, Developmental Psychology, and other courses to cover departmental needs. A Ph.D. is strongly preferred, but candidates who are ABD or with a master’s degree will be considered.

Review of applications will begin February 24 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should be sent via email and should include the following documents attached in Microsoft Word or PDF format: a cover letter; C.V.; contact information for three professional references (name, email address, and phone number), and a teaching statement that incorporates evidence of teaching effectiveness.

Natashia Swalve

Chair, Department of Psychology

C/O Jaqueline Gage

A Phi Beta Kappa institution, Alma is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. For more information about the College, visit

Alma College recognizes that we are all transformed when we celebrate and value the varied identities backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives in our campus community. We are committed to recognizing and removing barriers to success and providing equitable access to opportunities through education and advocacy. In our increasingly diverse campus and world, we pledge to create a climate where everyone is safe and free to grow intellectually, spiritually, and emotionally.

Story published on February 10, 2020