Job Posting Title
Clinical Psychology Faculty Position
Fort Hays State University’s Department of Psychology invites
applications for a full-time, nine-month Clinical Psychology
Faculty and Clinic Coordinator position. We seek a creative,
collaborative, and engaging faculty member who will contribute
positively to the department’s culture of innovative teaching,
student-centered mentoring, and dedicated service to our graduate
and undergraduate programs.
FHSU and the Department of Psychology is committed to building an
environment that is inclusive and representative of our students
and state, so we encourage people from underrepresented groups to
Instructor, Non-Tenure-Track (Masters Degree)
Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track (Ph.D.; Psy. D.; or
The ideal candidate will be prepared to teach on-campus and online
courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Research and
scholarly activities resulting in presentations and publications
are expected. Service to the department, university, local
community, and discipline at large is expected.
Coordinator duties include, but are not limited to the
- Coordination and oversight of the Psychological Screening
- Coordinate graduate student practicum and internship sites
- Master’s in Psychology with an emphasis in clinical or
- Licensed as a psychologist (at the doctoral or masters level
including LP, LCP, or LMLP in KS, or eligibility to secure license
by start date)
- Experience in psychological assessment and
- Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology or related
field (degree must be conferred by date of appointment).
- Demonstrated effectiveness in designing and teaching on-campus
and online classes
- Demonstrated effectiveness in supervising students and/or
- Relevant assessment experience in intelligence, educational,
January 15, 2023. Review of
applications will begin after the priority deadline and continue
until the position is filled.
Competitive benefit package http://www.fhsu.edu/humanresourceoffice/Prospective-Employees/
To apply for this position, please
Only electronic applications submitted through the webpage will be
Required Application Documents:
Applicants should submit the following.
- Cover letter
- Curriculum vitae
- Teaching philosophy
- Diversity statement (describe your experiences working with
students and staff from diverse backgrounds, and explain how your
experiences have reflected your commitment to diversity, equity,
and inclusion (200 words max).
- Copies of unofficial university transcripts showing graduate
- Names and contact information for three professional
- Applicant documents should be submitted in one PDF.
If you have questions regarding the position, please contact:
Dr. Jeff Briggs
Interim Department Chair – Department of Psychology
About the Department of Psychology
The Department of Psychology has 12 full-time faculty members and
approximately 600 undergraduate majors and graduate students. The
Department offers a BA and BS in Psychology; three M.S. degrees
with specialization in clinical, experimental, and school
psychology; and a school psychology Education Specialist degree
(Ed.S.). The department has a tradition of involving undergraduate
students in research, and the school psychology program enjoys
close working relationships with local school districts. The
department is excited to welcome a new faculty member to a
collegial and innovative institution, which is always willing to
try something new and exciting in the spirit of better educating
and preparing our students.
Community of Hays
FHSU is located in Hays, a vibrant college town of approximately
20,000, located halfway between Kansas City and Denver on
Interstate 70. Hays is the regional center for education, health
care, professional services, shopping, culture, and recreation for
the western half of Kansas. The community boasts excellent
recreational programs and facilities, including the comprehensive
Center for Health Improvement, Hays Aquatic Park, Smoky Hill
Country Club, Hays Municipal Golf Course, and extensive walking,
running, and biking trails. Hays is within 45 minutes of two large
lakes that offer great opportunities for boating, fishing, and
camping. The Hays Municipal Airport provides connecting service to
Denver with several flights daily. The Hays community is home to
excellent Pre-K and K-12, public and private schools. With over 60
restaurants, major retail outlets, a low unemployment rate, and
very short commute times, the city provides a safe, welcoming,
low-cost, high-quality living environment for the residents who
call "Hays, America" home.
Notice of Non-discrimination
– Fort Hays State University is
an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the
basis of gender, race, religion, national origin, color, age,
marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability
or veteran status.
Final candidate will have consented to and
successfully completed a criminal background check.
Notice to KPERS retirees applying for a position:
legislation changes working-after-retirement rules for both you and
your employer if you go back to work for a KPERS employer. Please
contact your KPERS representative or www.kpers.org
further information on how this might affect you.