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Assistant Professor - Psychology and Counseling

E-appoint Tracking Number: PSYCH005866S

Job Type: Unclassified

Job Category: Faculty

Is position tenure earning: Yes

Position Department/Office: College of Education

Appointment Duration: 9 Month

Position Responsibilities: Position begins on August 11, 2014, and will include undergraduate and graduate teaching, advising, and supervision. The successful candidate will primarily teach coursework at the master’s level. Specific courses will depend on areas of expertise and/or experience but may include: Assessment, Evidence-Based Interventions, Clinical Psychology, and/or other courses as assigned. Scholarly activity in the area of clinical psychology is desirable and service to the department, college, and university are required. The candidate filling the position will be part of the Clinical Psychology program which offers an M.S. Degree. College teaching experience and a demonstrated commitment to clinical psychology through clinical practice and/or research are preferred. Candidates must also be supportive of practice in clinical psychology at the master’s level.

Minimum Requirements: Candidates need a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from an APA-Accredited program to be eligible for tenure, although applicants ABD will be considered. Candidates must be licensed or license-eligible in the State of Kansas. The Department of Psychology and Counseling serves nearly 300 undergraduate majors and 200 graduate students (including: general, clinical, and school psychology; and clinical mental health and school counseling). Excellence in teaching is emphasized in the department.

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 02/01/14

Application Instructions:

PSU is a comprehensive regional university with an enrollment of 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. Janet V. Smith, Chair, Clinical Search Committee, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Pittsburg State University, 1701 S. Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762 (coehme@pittstate.edu). First review of applications will begin on February 1, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.  

PSU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, committed to diversifying its professional community.

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.