Teaching Opportunities for PhDs at Community Colleges
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, CA
The Ph.D. Career Planning Series presents:
Teaching Opportunities for
PhDs at Community
Seminar led by Cari Cannon, Ph.D.
Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Santiago Canyon College
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Space is limited! Please RSVP above!
- What type of community college teaching opportunities are available? Part or full-time?
- What are hiring committees at community colleges looking for in a new teacher?
- Can someone who has taken a postdoctoral research position get hired as an instructor?
Dr. Cari Cannon is a professor and department chair at Santiago Canyon College, where she teaches Introduction to Psychology, Child Psychology, Biological Psychology, Psychology and Effective Behavior, and Research Methods. She attended a community college before getting a B.A. at UCLA and a Ph.D. in experimental psychology at Washington State University. She also did a postdoctoral fellowship at Duke University. Dr. Cannon is the author of the contrarian guidebook: How to Flunk Out of a Community College: 101 Surefire Strategies that Guarantee Failure. Dr. Cannon was named the Orange County Teacher of the Year in 2009.
The Ph.D. Career Training Series is a collaborative project of:
- Academic Services, UCLA Graduate Division
- The California NanoSystem Institute (CNSI)
- The Society of Postdoctoral Scholars at UCLA
- David Geffen School of Medicine, Office of Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars