Psychology Program Director

Keiser University Port Saint Lucie , FL 34953

Posted 2 months ago

PSYCHOLOGY PROGRAM DIRECTOR Location: Port Saint Lucie, FL School Name: Keiser University Keiser University is a regionally accredited, private, career university that provides educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels for a diverse student body. The main campus is located in Fort Lauderdale with campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally. Through quality teaching, the University is committed to provide all students with opportunities to develop the knowledge, understanding, and skills necessary for successful employment. Committed to a students first philosophy, Keiser University prepares graduates for careers in business, criminal justice, health care, technology, hospitality, education and career-focused general studies.

Inherent in our Mission is service to the community. This service includes community partnerships, involvement with various constituencies and various continuing education programs.

DESCRIPTION

Program Directors are responsible for leveraging their expertise to develop, maintain and deliver education services to students through:

  • Creating and Maintaining core curriculum across the institution

  • Communicating and monitoring delivery of core curriculum

  • Preparing course plans and material

  • Delivering courses

  • Monitoring progress/attendance

  • Advising students

  • Recording grades and submitting reports

Psychology Program Director must have a PhD with a minimum of 18 graduate level credit hours in Psychology. In addition, must also have 2 years of teaching experience in higher education.

This is a full time position that requires day and evening availability.

For consideration, only online applications will be accepted. For further information, you may contact your local campus. Campus contact information listed on our website at www.keiseruniversity.edu

Thank you for your interest in our school system. Our schools prohibit discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law.


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Psychology Program Director

Keiser University