Part Time Positions

The Psychology Department accepts applications on an ongoing basis from individuals interested in assignments as part-time lecturers.


Candidates must have at least a Master's degree in a field relevant to the curriculum of the Department of Psychology. Preference will be given to candidates who have prior teaching experience at the college or university level and who can furnish evidence of strong teaching. An ability to work effectively with a broad mix of student ages and students from culturally diverse backgrounds is also highly desirable. A Ph.D. or extensive professional experience is desirable for teaching upper-division courses (300- or 400-level) and required for 500-level graduate courses. Click here for additional information. Opens in new window


Salaries vary depending upon qualifications and experience. Typical starting salaries for part-time faculty range from $4,783 to approximately $5,708 for a three-unit class.

To Apply

For consideration, please submit a portfolio of the following to the address below.

1) Curriculum vitae

2) Teaching narrative (maximum two pages; include a list of courses you can teach)

3) Summary of teaching evaluations 

4) Three letters of recommendation (sent in a sealed envelope with a wet signature)

5) Sealed transcript from a graduate institution verifying the degree earned

Mail to:

Psychology Department
Part-Time Teaching
California State University, Fullerton
P.O. Box 6846
Fullerton, CA 92834-6846