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Adjunct Faculty- IO/Business Psychology

Adjunct Faculty- IO/Business Psychology

locationChicago, IL, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023
Faculty / Staff
Full Time

Job Description:

Position Summary:

The IO & Business Psychology department is seeking highly qualified candidates for adjunct faculty positions at our Downtown Chicago Campus.  Our adjunct faculty members typify an engaged practitioner model of education to teach masters and doctoral-level psychology courses and integrate technology into classroom instruction. We offer courses in IO, Business Psychology, and Organizational Leadership, related specialty areas including:


Job analysis, personnel psychology, performance appraisal, individual interviewing and assessment, organizational behavior

Business Psychology:

Social Psychology, Business, Non-profit, Government consulting, Consultant Business Development


Leadership in Corporate or Government or Non-profit settings, Public policy


Advanced Statistics, Quantitative, Qualitative

Principal Duties:

  • Deliver established course content in alignment with the principles of adult learning.
  • Augment course content with professional experiences, critical appraisal of theory, and practical examples.
  • Design and execute in-class activities to increase student engagement and reinforce key concepts and learning goals.
  • Grade papers and assignments within two weeks of the assignment being turned in. 
  • As appropriate, provide constructive feedback regarding I/O theory, practical application, relevant APA formatting guidelines, writing/presentation skills, and in-class contributions.
  • Model and enforce standards of ethics and professionalism consistent within the school’s mission.  
  • Administrative responsibilities including entering grades, providing feedback on student progress, and minimal administrative meetings.
  • Meet with students as needed regarding class progress and academic performance.
  • Must be comfortable with managing assignments and feedback via an online learning management system.
  • Monitor and respond to student’s posts in an online discussion forum. 

Position Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree required. 
  • Related business experience. 
  • Strong commitment to academic excellence, research, community service, and diversity.

Compensation & Benefits

This opportunity is budgeted at $1,124-1,540 per credit and may vary per course with student enrollment. Additional compensation factors may impact total compensation. To learn more about our competitive benefits and additional rewards, including generous paid time-off, medical and dental insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, retirement plan with employer contribution, multiple flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, click the link below.

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note: For the protection of faculty, staff, students and all who enter our facilities, The Chicago School requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, with limited exemptions, as a condition of employment.