Instructor in Industrial/Organizational Psychology - Department of Psychology

Florida International University Miami, FL
The Department of Psychology at Florida International University (FIU) is searching for a non-tenure track full-time instructor position with specific emphasis on Industrial/Organizational Psychology.

The position is for a 9-month full-time, non-tenure track teaching faculty. Instructor positions are in-unit faculty positions that are benefits eligible and eligible for promotion opportunities that mirror those of tenure-track faculty. The department is a leader in pedagogical reform efforts and is focused on improving the quality of undergraduate instruction, particularly in gateway undergraduate courses that affect student success as measured by retention and on-time graduation.

Teaching assignments will have an emphasis on both hybrid (i.e., blended) and online undergraduate instruction, based upon the candidate's area of teaching specialization. The position will have an emphasis specifically in Industrial/Organization Psychology and will be expected to teach in a new master's program in Organizational Science. Candidates will be expected to perform departmental service as a full-time member of the department's faculty. A Ph.D. in psychology or a related area is required.

The department is strongly committed to a climate that embraces diversity, and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity of the academic community through research, teaching, and service. The department has 40 tenure-track faculty, 21 instructors and research/clinical faculty, more than 150 graduate students spread across five doctoral specialty programs and master's programs in professional counseling psychology and organizational science, 9 full-time undergraduate advisors, and over 4,000 undergraduate majors. The department is young and vibrant, with over 30 new hires in the past 5 years.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and attach a CV, Teaching Statement, Diversity Statement as a single pdf file. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three references who will be contacted upon as determined by the search committee. Applicants are also requested to send an electronic copy of their materials and names of 3 references to: the Chair of the Industrial/Organizational Instructor Search Committee, Chockalingam Viswesvaran, Ph.D. ( To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by September 30, 2018. Review will continue until position is filled.