POSITION: Assistant/ Associate Professor of Psychology

SCHOOL: School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
DEPARTMENT: Social Sciences and Criminal Justice
WORK SCHEDULE: 8:30am - 5:00pm; Overtime is required as needed and may include weekends and holidays
SALARY: Commensurate with experience and credentials

DUTIES (include but are not limited to):

  • Advise and register students, participate in retention, placement, and educational activities;
  • Demonstrate ability to supervise independent research projects;
  • Maintain accurate academic records for students;
  • Participate in instructional committees;
  • Assist in student recruitment;
  • Assume Department, School, and College committee responsibilities;
  • Participate in College community service;
  • Participate in professional development;
  • Demonstrate experience in using technology for course instruction
  • Teach 12 credit hours per semester, conduct scholarly work, and be responsible for professional service including committee work, student advisement/recruitment, and course and program development. In addition to teaching General Psychology, successful candidate must be able to teach a combination of the following courses: Statistics, and Research Methods, Theories of Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Behavioral Psychology, Medical Psychology, Social Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Ethnic Identity and Psychological Testing.


Submit letter of application, vita, statement of teaching philosophy, three recent letters of recommendation, official transcripts from all institutions attended, and any other supporting material. An earned doctorate in psychology is required for this position. Send all application materials to:

For further information, contact:

Dr. Charles P. Austin Sr., Dean
304, FAHC
School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
(803) 705-4789/4653

Office of Human Resources
ATTENTION: Academic Affairs
Benedict College
1600 Harden Street
Columbia, SC 29204



Adjunct Faculty Positions

The Division of Academic Affairs is currently accepting applications for adjunct faculty in all academic departments and majors:

School of Business and Economics

Department of Business Administration, Management and Marketing:
Business Administration (including management and marketing concentrations)
General Business

Department of Economics, Finance & Accounting:
Economics (including finance concentration)

School of Education, Health and Human Services

Department of Education, Child & Family Studies:
Child and Family Development
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education

School of Health and Human Services

Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation:
Public Health
Sport Management
Recreation and Leisure Services

Department of Social Work:
Social Work

School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

Department of English, Foreign Languages, and Mass Communication:
Mass Communication

Department of Fine Arts:
Studio Art
Teaching of Art

Department of Social Sciences and Criminal Justice:
Criminal Justice
Political Science
Religion and Philosophy

School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Department of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Health Science:
Environmental Health Science

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science:
Computer Science

Department of Physics and Engineering:
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Transportation and Logistics Engineering

School of Continuing Education

Interdisciplinary Studies
Public Safety Administration and Management

All applications should be submitted to:
Academic Affairs Search Committee
Office of Academic Affairs
Benedict College
1600 Harden Street
Columbia, SC 29204

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Benedict College is an independent, four-year, co-educational, liberal arts Historically Black College located in Columbia, South Carolina.

Benedict College is committed to equal opportunity, affirmative action, and non-discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, nation origin, religion, or disability in educational programs, activities, and employment.

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