College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Psychology and Sociology Department Open Position

Faculty Position Announcement: Part-Time/Temporary Lecturers

College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences

The Psychology and Sociology Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) invites lecturers to become members of our part-time temporary lecturers pool in Psychology.

Minimum Qualifications

  • ABD in Psychology (from a Ph.D. program) required; Ph.D. in Psychology preferred from an accredited university by application date.
  • All degrees granted should be from an accredited university by application date.

NOTE: Registrar's verification of ABD status required if not indicated on official transcript.

Preferred/Desired Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Psychology
  • University teaching experience


Part-time, temporary lecturer appointments are usually made for one academic quarter (approximately 11 weeks) at fractions usually ranging from 4/15 to 12/15 of full-time; multiple quarter appointments are possible. Incumbents may be reappointed to subsequent quarters contingent upon funding and favorable performance evaluations. A background check (including criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU.  Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of the current CSU employees who apply for the position. 

Application Procedure

Candidates must submit originals of:

  • a completed academic application
  • a curriculum vitae
  • three recent (dated within the past two years and at least one written within 12 months of the application) letters of reference
  • an official transcript (“Issued to Student” is not considered an official transcript) from an accredited educational institution showing highest degree earned.

Please address all inquiries, requests for application forms, and application materials to:

Diane Slusser, Administrative Assistant
Psychology and Sociology Department
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768

Phone: 909-869-3901
Fax: 909-869-4930
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