The Department of Educational Psychology at the University of North Texas (UNT) seeks a senior lecturer to start Fall, 2016 with an established record of strength in teaching and service to support the Department’s academic, professional, and scholarly initiatives. This is a non-tenure track, three-year appointment, renewed annually pending satisfactory performance evaluation. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and background.

Minimum Qualifications

The candidate must hold a doctorate in an area closely aligned with Family Science (Family Science, Educational Psychology, or a closely related discipline). Evidence of a strong teaching philosophy and student engagement is expected.

Preferred Qualifications

A record of effective teaching and service with a minimum of three years teaching at the college or university level. Experience in online course development or teaching.


The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the continued development and success of the Department of Educational Psychology and the Human Development and Family Science undergraduate program. Specific responsibilities will include teaching 4 family related undergraduate courses per semester, and participating actively in service to the Department and the College.

The University

A student-focused public research university, UNT is the nation’s 25th largest public university and the largest, most comprehensive in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. It is dedicated to providing an excellent educational experience to its 36,000 students while powering the North Texas region through innovative education and research. UNT’s ultimate mission is to give a green light to greatness by helping its students, region, state and nation excel.


All applicants must apply online at: http://facultyjobs.unt.edu

The search committee will contact references only after advanced stages of screening. Official transcripts will be required prior to employment along with a criminal background check.

Questions about this position should be directed to Search Committee Chair Dr. Stephen Garretson at stephen.garretson@unt.edu or (940) 565-2028.


Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A criminal history check and official transcripts are required before employment. References will be contacted after advanced stages of screening.

The University of North Texas is an AA/ADA/EOE committed to diversity in its educational programs.