George Fox University - Faculty
  • 24-Jan-2020 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Department of Undergrad Psychology
  • Newberg, OR, USA
  • Part Time

George Fox University Department Psychology seeks part-time adjunct faculty across several areas of psychology for the 2020-21 academic year. These openings are for in-person instruction on the Newberg Campus. 

George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. As a Christ-centered community, George Fox University is an institution that values diversity as an essential dimension of God's design for human communities. In seeking to become a more inclusive community, we especially encourage applications from individuals who can help us achieve our diversity goals.

Position Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching within the Psychology Department on the Newberg, Oregon campus.  Specifically, we seek staffing for a number of courses including lifespan, biological psychology, cognition, neuroscience, statistics, and research methods.


  • Terminal degree (MA) in Psychology is required.
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential.
  • A commitment to working with a diverse population of students (including students of color, first-generation college students, international students, etc.) is essential, demonstrated experience in this area is preferred.
  • All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local church. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the Community Lifestyle Statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith.

Application Procedures - apply only through this website

When completing the online application, please upload the following as Word or .pdf documents in the section marked Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and Essay Requirement:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Faith and learning essay*
  • One PDF document including CV, Cover letter, the contact information of three professional references,  and a link to an online portfolio showing professional work. In lieu of online portfolio, a pdf of the portfolio may be submitted.

Other supporting materials may be requested at a later stage of the review process.  

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.   

Questions may be directed to: Chris Koch, Professor and Chair, Department Psychology and Cognitive Science,

*INTEGRATION OF FAITH AND LEARNING ESSAY George Fox University is committed to the idea that one of the primary responsibilities of Christian higher education is to help students develop a uniquely Christian worldview. As teachers and mentors, it is important for George Fox University faculty members to integrate Christian faith and principles in all aspects of their lives. As an essential part of the application process, the University will carefully consider your response to the following: In a one-page essay (about 300 words) describe your personal Christian faith, as well as how your faith informs your teaching, scholarship, and service (including service and leadership in your church and/or in Christian ministries)

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