Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology
The School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Penn State
invites applications for a tenure-track position as
assistant professor of clinical psychology to begin in August 2024.
We are seeking a colleague who envisions a career where both
teaching and research are equally valued. The successful candidate
will be someone who finds meaning from being in the classroom and
providing high- quality, active learning experiences but who also
wants to be a productive scholar with a programmatic line of
Responsibilities of the job include teaching undergraduate and
graduate courses in areas of the candidate's expertise (typical
teaching load is three courses per semester); supervising graduate
internships and research; maintaining an active research agenda
that engages undergraduate and graduate students; and advising
students and providing service to the school, college, and
University. Applicants must have completed an earned doctorate in
clinical or counseling psychology, or a related field, by the
appointment start date and teaching and research expertise in the
field of clinical or counseling psychology. Licensure or license
eligibility in Pennsylvania are required by appointment date.
Applicants may have the ability to engage in research in
trauma-informed care and health/medical psychology; they may also
be able to assist in graduate curriculum development.
To apply, please submit a cover letter expressing interest in the
position, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness,
and names and contact information for three references. All
materials must be uploaded at the time of application.
The Psychology program offers both a BA and a BS in psychology and
an MA in Applied Clinical Psychology. It has laboratory space,
including a sound attenuating chamber, individual testing rooms,
small group rooms, and observation rooms. Other resources include
an on-campus childcare center and affiliation with the Susan Hirt
Hagen Center for Community Outreach, Research, and Evaluation.
Technology and inter-library loan resources are excellent; internal
funds are available for scholarly activity.
Penn State Behrend, is an undergraduate and graduate college of The
Pennsylvania State University. Situated on a beautiful, wooded
854-acre hillside campus recognized as a U.S. arboretum, we have
four academic schools (Business; Engineering; Humanities and Social
Sciences; and Science); student residential living; a range of
research programs and outreach centers; and a highly successful
business and technology park. With 5,000 students in resident
instruction and online in college programs offered through Penn
State World Campus, we uniquely blend the atmosphere and focus on
teaching of a small college with access to the academic, research,
and professional development resources of a Big 10, R1 University.
Our college is an open laboratory of learning and discovery where
students gain real-life experience engaging with business,
industry, and community partners. We seek faculty members who share
our commitment to both teaching and scholarship, to the holistic
development of students, and to principles of respect, diversity,
Erie, Pennsylvania is a metropolitan area of more than a quarter
million people located on the southern shores of Lake Erie, two
hours from Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. The area's economy
reflects a mix of educational, medical, industrial, tourism, and
service activity; the region is home to five colleges and
universities in the region, including Penn State Behrend.
Northwestern Pennsylvania offers abundant cultural, sports, and
recreational opportunities with four seasons of adventure. Summers
feature miles of beaches, a range of lake sports, and festivals
every weekend, and the winters are made for skiing, skating, and
more. It's easy to get around, housing is affordable, and the cost
of living is modest. Erie offers relaxed, comfortable living.
The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable
for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We
embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that
supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage
the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage
all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core
strength and an essential element of our public service
Review of applications will begin on immediately and will continue
until the position is filled.
Apply online at https://psu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/PSU_Academic/job/Penn-State-Erie-The-Behrend-College/Assistant-Professor-of-Clinical-Psychology_REQ_0000047469-1
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