Psychology Instructor (9-Month Position)

Psychology Instructor (9-Month Position)


Richmond Community College
1042 West Hamlet Avenue
Hamlet, NC 28345
Phone: 910-410-1700

Job Location

RichmondCC Service Area


Depends on Qualifications


Full Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, May 25, 2023
Closes: Friday, June 30, 2023

Target Start Date

Monday, August 14, 2023

Expected Work Hours

Varies according to class schedule.

Reports to

Department Chairperson/Program Coordinator

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Understanding of and commitment to the unique nature and role of the Institution. Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Able to teach in various delivery modes. Willing to accept day and/or evening teaching assignments and teaching assignments at other locations as needed by the Institution.

Minimum Education and Experience: Master's degree in teaching discipline from an accredited institution required. A minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching discipline.

Preferred Qualifications

Teaching experience preferred. Demonstrated ability to integrate computers into the instructional environment and on-line teaching experience preferred.

Position Description

An Instructor, under the authority and direction of the Vice President for Instruction/Chief Academic Officer and in cooperation with the Department Chairperson/Program Coordinator and Dean, is responsible for providing effective instruction in the assigned curriculum area.

Duties and responsibilities of an Instructor are as follows:

1. Teaches students effectively to meet student learning outcomes.

2. Holds class sessions as scheduled to meet student learning outcomes.

3. Maintains office hours as required by college policy.

4. Makes course syllabi and Instructor Course Requirements available to students no later than the first class session or the first date of the course session for Distance Learning courses. Rubrics used to evaluate specific assignments should also be made available to students. 

5. Provides clearly organized and understandable instruction.

6. Provides adequate and timely feedback and evaluation of assignments.

7. Maintains a positive attitude in interactions with students and shows a genuine concern for student learning.

8. Fulfills obligations in student recruiting, advising, orientation, and registration.

9. Assists in the continual evaluation and enhancement of curricula through the planning process and departmental meetings.

10. Provides the Vice President for Instruction or his/her designee with updated Instructor’s Course Requirements that reflect expected student learning outcomes.

11. Submits accurate and complete records and reports in a timely manner in order to provide assessment data for institutional improvement.

12. Attends and participates in faculty, advisory, and assigned committee meetings designated to improve curriculum programs.

13. Participates in professional development, including back-to-industry, conference, and workshop activities that lead to professional and institutional advancement.

14. Accepts other duties as assigned.


How to Apply

Application Process:
To apply for a vacant position, complete the Richmond Community College application and submit it with photocopies or unofficial copies of your College transcripts. Application and review process can be found on the RCCwebsite. No action will be taken on submission of a resume or letter of interest only.
Incomplete files will not beconsidered. Successful applicant must pass a complete background check.


Job Post Contact

Human Resources Director

Richmond Community College

P O Box 1189

Hamlet NC 28379

P (910) 410-1804

F (910) 582-7028