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The Department of Psychology at the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA invites applications for ONE (1) VISITING INSTRUCTOR for 1 academic year (9-month contract) with the possible extension for a second and/or third year, with service to begin as early as August 7, 2019. Applicants must have a Master's degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate field of specialization by time of appointment (August 7, 2019). Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Instructor. A review of the applications will begin on April 10, 2019. Applications received after April 10, 2019 may be reviewed and advanced, in cases of compelling merit, up to the conclusion of the search process. Full description of position details, minimum qualifications and application deadline can be found at

Applicants must be able to teach a variety of courses. Preference will be given for applicants with experience teaching such undergraduate courses as Abnormal Psychology, Health Psychology, Behavior Modification, Drugs and Behavior, Motivation, Cognitive Psychology, and Psychology of Learning. The required course load is 4 courses per semester.

USF is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. For information regarding the USF System, please visit our website at The Psychology Department holds over 35 full time faculty members (see our website at The Tampa area is culturally diverse and is an international tourist destination.

Applicants should submit a statement describing their teaching experience (or teaching portfolio) and a CV using our online application process at: (Job ID#: 20206). Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to: Jessica Lauteria at; University of South Florida, Department of Psychology, 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, PCD 4118G, Tampa, FL 33620. The University of South Florida encourages applications from women and members of minority groups.

According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For ADA accommodations, please contact Jessica Lauteria, (813) 974-2492 at least five working days prior to need. USF is an AA/EA/EO institution