|Assistant Professor- Clinical-Counseling Psychology/Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program|
Company: Illinois State University
Location: Normal, IL
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 10/15/2021
Expire Date: 12/15/2021
Job Categories: Collegiate Faculty, Staff, Administration
Assistant Professor- Clinical-Counseling Psychology/Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program|
The Department of Psychology seeks applicants for a nine-month, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Clinical-Counseling Psychology. This individual will hold a joint appointment in the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program. Area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to research that investigates the measurement and treatment of psychological issues related to sex, gender and sexuality, and the manner in which these variables interact with race, ethnicity, culture, and education. The Department of Psychology is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. ISU recognizes that a diverse faculty, staff, and student body enriches the educational experiences of the entire campus and greater community. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are especially welcomed to apply. The successful applicant will be expected to teach applied clinical-counseling courses for both graduate and undergraduate students, supervise Masters theses, and teach at least two courses per academic year in the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program. The position begins August 16, 2022.
The department has over 700 undergraduate majors, 130 graduate students, and 27 full-time faculty members. Required qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. (or ABD, with Ph.D. completed within a year of start date) in Clinical or Counseling Psychology or closely related field; enthusiasm for teaching at all levels based on department needs; clinical experience with a variety of populations, and a record indicating the foundation of a strong program of scholarship. For more information, visit https://psychology.illinoisstate.edu/.
Varies depending on class hours and office hours.
Proposed Starting Date
Salary Rate / Pay Rate
Pay is commensurate with qualification and experience, combined with an excellent benefits package.
Required Applicant Documents
1. Cover Letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Representative Re/preprints
4. One-page Statements describing (a) scholarship goals and interests
(b) teaching experience and skills, and (c) experiences with under-represented groups in academic settings.
5. Additionally, please submit three letters of recommendation electronically to Dr. Dawn McBride, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org (put "Recommendation" in the subject line).
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Special Instructions for Applicants
To assure full consideration, please apply and submit all materials no later than November 15, 2021. Please complete the faculty employment application and follow all instructions on posting number 512320 at www.jobs.illinoisstate.edu and attach the following documents: cover letter; curriculum vitae; representative re/preprints; and one-page statements describing (1) scholarship goals and interests, (2) teaching experience and skills, and (3) experiences with under-represented groups in academic settings. Additionally, submit three letters of recommendation electronically to Dr. Dawn McBride, Search Committee Chair, at email@example.com (put "Recommendation" in the subject line). Inquiries regarding the position can be directed to Dr. McBride firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact Information for Applicants
Dr. Dawn McBride
Search Committee Chair
Important Information for Applicants
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1. Ph.D. (or ABD, with Ph.D. completed within a year of start date) in Clinical or Counseling Psychology or closely related field
2. Enthusiasm for teaching at all levels based on department needs.
3. Clinical experience with a variety of populations.
4. A record indicating the foundation of a strong program of scholarship.
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Illinois State University, founded in 1857, is the oldest public university in Illinois. Illinois State is a co-educational, residential university committed to fostering a small-college atmosphere with large-university opportunities and promoting the highest academic standards in teaching, scholarship, and community service. Serving more than 20,000 students, our six colleges offer 178 undergraduate majors, 77 minors, 102 master’s programs, 18 doctoral degrees, and 42 certificate options. We have repeatedly been named a “Great Place to Work” by the Chronicle of Higher Education. Illinois State University is committed to and accountable for advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion in all of 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 mission. Illinois State University is located in the growing twin cities of Bloomington and Normal, with a population of approximately 132,000 and conveniently located approximately two hours from both Chicago and St. Louis. The community is home to GROWMARK, Illinois Farm Bureau, State Farm Insurance International Headquarters, Rivian, Illinois Wesleyan University, Lincoln College, and Heartland Community College. The community has distinguished itself for its outstanding school systems and educational attainment, parks and recreation, health care, job growth, economic opportunity, and low crime. Please visit the Bloomington-Normal Area Convention & Visitors Bureau website at www.visitbn.org and Bloomington-Normal Advantage as www.bnadvantage.com for more information. Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer