Psychology Instructor Resume Samples

A Psychology Instructor takes responsibility for preparing lesson plans and teaching students about the social science field – Psychology. Primary responsibilities seen on the Psychology Instructor Resume include the following – instructing students and preparing lesson plans, lecturing about the mental characteristics of a person; creating instructional resources for use, planning and preparing instructional activities, creating a positive educational climate for students to learn; participating in ongoing training sessions; and creating lesson plans as per the level of the students.

To undertake this crucial teaching post, the instructor needs the following skills and abilities – specialization in developmental psychology; experience using blackboard course organization software; commitment to active engagement with students; experience teaching at the college level, and publication in peer-reviewed journals. A Doctoral degree in psychology and teaching experience is a mandatory requirement.

Psychology Instructor Resume example

Psychology Instructor Resume

Objective : Seeking a Psychology Instructor position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Excellent Communication Skills, Sensitive Listening, and Questioning Skills.

Description :

    1. Responded to student inquiries within 48 hours (business days, M-F).
    2. Provided assistance to students outside the classroom through posted office hours.
    3. Created and modeled a quality learning environment to support an American Indian student population.
    4. Structured classes and curriculum to correspond with program and course outcomes.
    5. Prepared, distributed, and utilized instructional support materials, including course syllabi, supplementary materials, instructional media, and other devices as appropriate.
    6. Responded to student inquiries within 48 hours (business days, M-F).
    7. Incorporated, as pedagogically appropriate, current technology in the classroom, distance learning, and laboratory environments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Psychology Instructor Resume

Headline : Seeking a Psychology Instructor position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Teaching Skills, Communication Skills, Creative Skills.

Description :

    1. Discussed theory and practice, specialty areas in psychology, health, psychophysiology, due process, ethics, managing patient caseloads, self-care, assessments/psychometrics, intake, working with dual diagnosis, developmental processes across the life span, (death/dying) and working with difficult patients.
    2. Structured classes and curriculum to correspond with program and course outcomes.
    3. Prepared, distributed, and utilized instructional support materials, including course syllabi, supplementary materials, instructional media, and other devices as appropriate.
    4. Responded to student inquiries within 48 hours (business days, M-F).
    5. Created and model a quality learning environment to support a diverse student population including students with disabilities or special learning needs.
    6. Provided assistance to students outside the classroom through posted office hours.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Psychology Instructor Resume

Summary : To secure a Psychology Instructor position in an organization where I could apply my previous knowledge, skills, and experience, as well as gaining new experiences and the opportunity for advancement. I have excellent communication and oral/written skills as well as excellent interpersonal and computer skills. I am also hard working, dedicated, committed, and work well dependently as well as independently.

Skills : Management, Professional Development, Investigations, Computer, Communication.

Description :

    1. Utilized instructor guidebooks for the assigned course(s), which contain course outlines, lesson plans, information sheets, remedial and enrichment activities, a list of audiovisual materials and computer software available, and copies of evaluation instruments or a written statement as to where they are located.
    2. Used a syllabus for each assigned course that contains the name and number of the course, a course description, the assignment schedule, a list of the student learning outcomes, the required textbooks, required tools and supplies, the evaluation, and grading procedures.
    3. Established a safe environment conducive to learning in the classroom and/or laboratory.
    4. Prepared for class by working with the department head, program director, lead instructor, or director of academic affairs to select appropriate learning experiences as evidenced by the following: updating instructional materials such as handouts, syllabi, ordering supplies; reproducing of materials; and using a variety of learning modalities including instructional technology to augment instruction.
    5. Maintained course content that is current, well-organized, and related to course objectives and to student's previous learning.
    6. Demonstrated knowledge in the following areas: institutional services and policies, library resources, and bookstore operations.
    7. Motivated and encouraged students to maximize their learning potential.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Instructing

Psychology Instructor Resume

Objective : Licensed Psychology Instructor with 8+ years experience in medical & mental health care settings, working with diverse populations in not-for-profit social service agencies, school-based programs, addiction recovery clinics, outpatient, inpatient and mandated treatment settings.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, To Name A Few.

Description :

    1. Provided high-quality instruction in psychology with other assignments depending on background experience.
    2. Lectured and programmed curriculum development.
    3. Established, assessed, revised, and reported on student learning outcomes and program outcomes.
    4. Submitted appropriate materials for courses taught (course syllabus, course outline, grades, etc.).
    5. Advised various social science and other majors in planning courses of study.
    6. Hold regular office hours and communicate via email, in-person, and phone in a timely manner.
    7. Participated in planned professional development; in-service, and graduation.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Junior
                    Education
                    Education
                    Doctorate Of Education In Counseling/Psychology

                    Psychology Instructor Resume

                    Summary : A highly motivated, compassionate, and organized individual seeking gainful employment. Looking forward to using my skills and medical knowledge to assist others in any way I may.

                    Skills : Collecting, Processing, Analyzing Data.

                    Description :

                      1. Provided academic advising for students.
                      2. Conducted research on how non-cognitive factors influence student performance and presented results at a college-wide meeting during the convocation.
                      3. Assisted in the implementation of a social work 2X2 program with the University of Montana which allows students to complete a bachelor's degree in social work without leaving the local community.
                      4. Designed and implements a Criminal Justice 2X2 program with Montana State University-Northern which allows students to complete a bachelor's degree in criminal justice without leaving the local community.
                      5. Became lead faculty for the criminal justice program.
                      6. Worked with the college's safety committee, chaired sub-committee which recommended preventive and intervention strategies for active shooter situations.
                      7. Responsible for the implementation of curriculum and student assessment for a general psychology course.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    10+ Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Senior
                    Education
                    Education
                    Ph.D. In Psychology

                    Psychology Instructor Resume

                    Objective :

                    To obtain a Psychology Instructor with Preferred consideration will be given to  applicants who have experience in and are interested in teaching computer-based, on-line, and/or compressed interactive video (CIV) classes.

                    Skills : Management Skills, Time Management Skills, Communication Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Prepared course materials syllabi, assignments, homework, handouts.
                      2. Evaluated student grades. Maintained course records.
                      3. Facilitated classroom discussions.
                      4. Maintained regular office hours.
                      5. Coached and developed a student's abilities.
                      6. Incorporated structure and healthy learning environments.
                      7. Developed an immersive Introduction to Psychology curriculum for a 2-week academic summer program for high school students Led 4-5 hour lectures.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Junior
                    Education
                    Education
                    Master's Of Science In Psychology In Applied Behavioral Analysis

                    Psychology Instructor Resume

                    Summary : Extensive leadership background includes multi-school operations and cross-functional teams. Combine a big-picture, visionary view of success with the ability to develop specific, actionable plans for fulfillment. Vast knowledge and success in transnational leadership, mentor ship, and counseling. Proven ability to unite 2 high-profile organizations with differing agendas on common goals. Global background includes working as a coach in multiple countries worldwide.

                    Skills : Team Building, Top Engagement, Conflict Management, Training & Development, Motivational Interviewing, Budget Management.

                    Description :

                      1. Taught Introduction to Psychology and Developmental Psychology: Lifespan courses.
                      2. Prepared course materials, deliver lectures, and evaluate student work, maintaining all required records.
                      3. Planned, evaluated, and revised curricula, course content and materials, and methods of instruction.
                      4. Maintained regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
                      5. Developed and used multimedia course materials and other current technology, including online courses.
                      6. Conducted research and publish findings.
                      7. Maintained a highly engaging course and classroom environment that resulted in stimulating discussions and steady increases in student performance throughout the semester.
                      8. Served on academic and administrative committees that deal with a wide variety of institutional policies, departmental matters, and academic issues.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    10+ Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Senior
                    Education
                    Education
                    Doctorate In Counseling Psychology

                    Psychology Instructor Resume

                    Headline :

                    Psychology Instructor with 2+ years of Experience in multi-cultural students & staff preferred. Able to work as a team player in a multi-cultural working environment, etc,.

                    Skills : Computer Skills, Communication Skills, Teaching Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Assisted students in achieving the completion of objectives and learning outcomes.
                      2. Provided regular and timely feedback to students.
                      3. Participated in school retention initiatives by maintaining productive contact with students and by getting in touch with and offering assistance to absent students.
                      4. Advised students in matters related to academics, attendance, and behaviors.
                      5. Instructed and Advised primarily non-traditional college students-psychology courses and writing courses (class size 25 students); teach both 2-hour and 4-hour classes.
                      6. Developed study-skills, life- skills pilot program to be implemented at all National College campuses.
                      7. Contributed to the accreditation process.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Master Of Science In Psychology Conferred

                    Psychology Instructor Resume

                    Headline : To secure a Psychology Instructor challenging entry-level position with a dynamic organization that will enable me to apply my education and creative skills to benefit the organization.

                    Skills : MS Office, Organizational skills, Customer Service.

                    Description :

                      1. Educated students about the human mind and behavior.
                      2. Taught students about many different kinds of psychology, including developmental, abnormal, and behavior psychology.
                      3. Introduced students to theories that influence psychology as we know it today.
                      4. Effectively managed the classroom and explained complicated concepts in understandable terms.
                      5. Administered midterm and final exams to ensure students understood the material they were learning.
                      6. Provided tutoring for students in need.
                      7. Translated material for other language speaking students.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Master Of Art In Marriage And Family

                    Psychology Instructor Resume

                    Headline :

                    Seeking a Psychology Instructor position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

                    Skills : Teaching Skills, Communication Skills, Creative Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Discussed theory and practice, specialty areas in psychology, health, psychophysiology, due process, ethics, managing patient caseloads, self-care, assessments/psychometrics, intake, working with dual diagnosis, developmental processes across the life span, (death/dying) and working with difficult patients.
                      2. Structured classes and curriculum to correspond with program and course outcomes.
                      3. Prepared, distributed, and utilized instructional support materials, including course syllabi, supplementary materials, instructional media, and other devices as appropriate.
                      4. Responded to student inquiries within 48 hours (business days, M-F).
                      5. Created and model a quality learning environment to support a diverse student population including students with disabilities or special learning needs.
                      6. Provided assistance to students outside the classroom through posted office hours.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    High School Diploma