Part-Time Position in Psychology

St. Thomas University invites external applications for an instructor to teach the following course in Fredericton:


Semester 2: (January to April 2020)

PSYC 2653A Abnormal Child Psychology, T 6:30 PM – 9:20 PM

This course examines issues in the diagnosis and treatment of the most common psychological disorders of childhood and adolescence, with a primary focus on children. Following a consideration of different psychological approaches to etiology and treatment, the course examines a broad range of psychological problems. Topics may include mental retardation, pervasive developmental disorders, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning disorders, conduct problems, and child abuse and neglect. (Maximum enrolment: 60)


St. Thomas University is an undergraduate, liberal arts institution with a full-time enrolment of 1,900.  Its students graduate with Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Education, and Social Work degrees. The faculty members are distinguished teachers, researchers and scholars, and the university holds two Canada Research Chairs.


A PhD is preferred; a Master’s degree is required.  Each applicant is to submit a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (teaching portfolio preferred), and arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to Dr. Mihailo Perunovic, Acting Chair, Psychology Department, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB E3B 5G3. Electronic applications may be sent to


Closing date: July 31, 2019, or when the position is filled. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their completed applications are received by this date.


An equal opportunity employer, St. Thomas University is committed to employment equity for women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minority groups, and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.