Lecturer - Behavioral Science - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Design, prepare, and teach courses and deliver content using in a meaningful and engaging methods with measurable course objectives.
Expected to teach, manage, and supervise individuals and groups in a classroom setting via demonstrations, discussion, experiential learning activities, and visual aids as well as provide evaluation of learning through written and performance tests.
Expected to hold regular office hours and maintaining a student-oriented approach to education.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from a regionally accredited institution with a doctorate degree in a related field to the coursework being taught or master’s degree plus two years of experience in a related discipline or a bachelor’s degree plus four years of directly related experience. Demonstrated successful teaching at the college or university level is required.

Preferred Qualifications

PhD in Human Development and Family Studies or a related field of study.
Extensive experience teaching family studies undergraduates.


Knowledge of subject matter and course content


Demonstrate effective instructional pedagogy including teaching strategies and techniques.
Possess effective interpersonal, problem solving, and decision making skills.


Ability to manage, motivate, and evaluate students
Ability to communicate effectively and consistently orally and electronically with students

Pay Range


Special Instructions to Applicants

Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.

Keyword Phrases

  • Behavioral Science
  • Lecturer - Behavioral Science
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Human Development & Family Studies
  • Liberal Arts & Humanities Adjunct
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter