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School Psychologist

E-appoint Tracking Number: PSYCH005758S

Job Type: Unclassified

Job Category: Faculty

Is position tenure earning: Yes

Position Department/Office: Psychology and Counseling

Appointment Duration: 9 Month

Position Responsibilities: The successful candidate will teach courses including Research Methods, Psychometrics, Exceptional Child and Intellectual Assessment. Scholarly activity in the area of school psychology is desirable and service to the department, college and university are required. The candidate filling the position will be part of the School Psychology program which offers an Ed.S. Degree.

Minimum Requirements: Candidates need a Doctorate in School Psychology or related field to be eligible for tenure, although applicants ABD will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications: College teaching experience and a demonstrated commitment to school psychology through research and/or practice in the public schools are preferred.

The Following Background Checks Are Required:

  • A criminal background check

Range/Salary: Position is contingent upon funding.

Position Closes: Open Until Filled

Application Review: For first consideration, apply by 01/17/14

Application Instructions:

Pittsburg State University seeks a School Psychologist committed to high-quality teaching for a full-time, tenure-earning position in the Department of Psychology and Counseling (http://www.pittstate.edu/college/education/psychology/index.dot).

The Department of Psychology and Counseling serves nearly 300 undergraduate majors and 200 students in general, clinical, and school psychology, and clinical mental health and school counseling (M.S. or Ed.S). Excellence in teaching is emphasized in the department.PSU is a comprehensive regional university with an enrollment of nearly 7,400 and is located in the city of Pittsburg, Kansas (approximate population 20,000; http://pittsburgareachamber.com/)

Submit application letter, vita, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, as well as names, addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references and evidence of teaching effectiveness (preferably via electronic submission) to: Dr. Steve Duvall, Chair Search Committee, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Pittsburg State University, 1701 S. Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762 (coehme@pittstate.edu). A criminal background check is required prior to employment. First review of applications will begin on January 17, 2014, and continue until the position is filled. Position is contingent upon funding.  PSU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, committed to diversifying its professional community.

Other Information: Position begins on August 16, 2014, and will include undergraduate and graduate teaching, advising, and supervision.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 U.S.C. 1092 {f}) a copy of Pittsburg State University's Annual Security Report may be viewed on the internet at: http://www.pittstate.edu/office/police/docs/ASR2011.pdf

This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Pittsburg State University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual assault, and other matters. You can also obtain a printed copy of this report by contacting University Police and Parking Services at 620-235-4624.