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You’re Invited to Make a Difference at the New Downtown Campus!
If you are passionate about creating an educational ecosystem that builds upon our downtown industry strengths and prepares students with relevant work opportunities, then consider applying for the full time, tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018 as a Professor, Psychology for our upcoming Downtown Campus in partnership with UCF. The ideal candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of general and clinical Psychology.
Help us expand access, cultivate innovation and create impact as a faculty member of one of the most innovative educational partnerships and the first, urban higher education experience within Central Florida.
Professors selected for this position at the Downtown Campus will have a unique opportunity to engage in efforts to increase access to higher education downtown, and ultimately add value to the Parramore community by:
Engaging with local schools, including the Academic Center for Excellence, the new, public Pre-K – 8 school adjacent to Creative Village and Jones High School;
Utilizing interactive teaching, active learning strategies, and high impact practices that substantially improve student learning outcomes;
Embracing the use of technology for academic purposes, and;
Working collaboratively with university colleagues.
To view the complete job description for this role, CLICK HERE.
The Downtown Campus is scheduled to open for the fall semester of 2019. Leading up to opening, the selected candidate, will serve on a work team to design the student learning experience within the general education program, learning support services, faculty development, and other features of the Downtown Campus experience.
Location: Orlando, FL 32802 - Downtown Campus
Closing Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm EST
Degree Requirement: Master's degree or higher conferred from a regionally accredited institution in Psychology or related field OR 18 graduate semester hours in Psychology or related field + a Master's degree by the official start date, August 2018. (Please note: Educational Counseling, Guidance Counseling, Educational Psychology, or any other non-psychology program does not qualify)
Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Faculty Salary Schedule.
For consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees:
- Cover letter and resume
- Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensation
- Learning-centered statement
- Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview. It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service.
- Letters of reference