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Suffolk University Lecturer, Doctoral-Level Social Psychology Course in Boston, Massachusetts

Lecturer, Doctoral-Level Social Psychology Course

Faculty Boston, Massachusetts



Suffolk University is pleased to announce a career opportunity to teach a (small class size) doctoral-level course on Social Psychology during the Spring semester to Clinical Psychology doctoral students at Suffolk University. The course will be taught in person (see course details below).

Course Title: Social Bases of Behavior & Experience

Course Section Number: PSYCH-732-AE

Meeting Time: Monday 5:00pm – 7:30pm

Start Date: January 24, 2022; End date: May 2, 2022

Course Description: Introduces students to the social bases of behavior and experience through examination of some traditional topics from the field of social psychology. These include social cognition; self-knowledge; self-presentation; attitude formation and change; attraction and close relations; altruism; aggression; prejudice and stereotypes; and group dynamics. In addition, the course may include a discussion of cross-cultural approaches to healing and the relationship between culture and mental health.


PhD in Psychology or related fieldAbility to teach on-campus and following Suffolk's COVID-19 protocolsDemonstrated ability to teach a diverse student bodyInclude CV or resume and statement of interest (cover letter) to receive full consideration.

Suffolk University does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, genetic information, or status as a veteran in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment in its programs, activities, or employment. Suffolk University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive faculty and staff that reflect the broad range of human experience who contribute to the robust exchange of ideas on campus, and who are committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment. We strongly encourage applications from groups historically marginalized or underrepresented because of race/color, gender, religious creed, disability, national origin, veteran status or LGBTQ status. Suffolk University is especially interested in candidates who, through their training, service and experience, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the University community.