Assistant Professor Clinical/Counseling Psychology

Utah, United States
Salary Not specified
Oct 21, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor Clinical/Counseling Psychology

Requisition Number: F00139P

Job Description:
The Department of Psychological Science at Weber State University ( invites applications for a tenure-track position in Clinical/Counseling Psychology at the Assistant Professor rank.

Job Duties:
Candidates should have the ability to teach the following courses: Introduction to Psychology, Psychology of Human Relationships, Abnormal Psychology, Child and Adolescent Psychopathology, and Theories of Personality.

Required Qualifications:
Minimal requirements are a PhD or PsyD by the appointment date, July 1, 2021 in clinical or counseling psychology. Strong ABDs will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preference will be given to candidates who are committed to teaching excellence and to engaging undergraduate students in research and/or practicum experiences. Strong preference to candidates with licensure or ability to attain licensure in Utah.

Background Check? Yes

Benefits Summary:
WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and paid holidays.

Full/Part Time: Full Time
Open Date: 07/15/2020
Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Notes to Applicants:
The salary is competitive with excellent benefits. Applicants must complete the brief online application and submit:
1) a letter of application,
2) teaching statement describing teaching interests and philosophy,
3) research statement (Other Document 1),
4) representative reprints (Other Document 2),
5) curriculum vitae,
6) graduate transcripts,
7) evidence of teaching excellence (e.g., course evaluations) (Other Document 3).

In addition, three letters of recommendation must be sent directly by the recommenders to Review of applications will begin October 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Criminal background check required as a condition of employment.

Weber State University is located in Ogden, Utah, 35 miles north of Salt Lake City, at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains. The area is rich in year-round outdoor recreational activities, with Snowbasin (Olympic skiing venue) less than 20 minutes away.

Physical Activity of this position: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction., Operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, or position. , Grasping. Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. , Feeling. Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. , Expressing or exchanging ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. , Ability to receive detailed information with or without assistance.

Physical Requirements of this position: Light work. Exerting up to 20 lbs of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs of force frequently and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Use of arm and/or leg controls exerting forces greater than that for sedentary work.

Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and field of vision: Required to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a computer terminal; extensive reading.

The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: None. The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work).

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