Core responsibilities of this position include:
The Instructor, Psychology position is a full-time benefited position responsible for instruction and development of curriculum in the Psychology department. As a member of the Psychology team, this position will work closely with the other faculty to build a robust curriculum for our students.
Laramie County Community College is dedicated to student success and aspires to develop world-class community college faculty. The College’s faculty positions have the primary responsibilities of teaching assigned courses, holding regular office hours, being available for students, advising, and collaborating on departmental objectives. In addition, all faculty work in alignment with the College’s mission, vision, and values to continuously improve as professional educators and experts in their field. Faculty further serve the College in collaborative and collegial relationships across the institution.
Full-time faculty are offered provisional status upon employment. Full participation in the Faculty Academy is expected throughout the provisional period; faculty are eligible to apply for continuing contract status in their fourth year of full-time employment at LCCC. All LCCC faculty are supported by the Faculty Academy within the Center for Excellence in Teaching.
LCCC in its strategic plan has identified important Core Values and Aspirational Values, which are inherent in the cultural fabric of the College. The person fulfilling this role is expected to bear these qualities and advocate for them.
Other tasks may be assigned based on contemporary institutional need
- Master’s degree in Psychology or Counseling, Social Work (from a CSWE accredited institution) -Or- Master and 18 graduate credits in Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work (from a CSWE accredited institution) from a regionally accredited institution
- Doctoral degree in Psychology or Counseling from a regionally accredited institution Experience with web-based learning management systems
- Two or more years of college-level teaching experience
- Two or more years of work experience in an applied field