Position Department: Social Sciences
Position School: School of Education and Social Sciences
The Department of Social Sciences within the School of Education and Social Sciences is seeking a clinical or counseling psychologist with a strong interest in graduate and undergraduate education and a promising research agenda.
The faculty is expected to teach in the School's graduate and undergraduate programs, conduct scholarly research, and provide service to the University community.
RMU offers faculty members an environment where teaching, research and service are supported and valued. Salaries are market competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Anticipated start date is Fall, 2019 and dependent upon final budgetary approval.
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Candidates should have a terminal degree in Psychology with a preference for a Ph.D. or PsyD from the American Psychological Association (APA) or the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) accredited graduate program. Successful candidates will demonstrate teaching excellence and have a proven track record of research. Counseling experience and eligibility for licensure in Pennsylvania as a psychologist or counselor is required. The successful candidate should be able to teach graduate counseling psychology courses within the Masters in Counseling Psychology program as well as coursework at the undergraduate level. The Social Sciences Department, housed in the School of Education and Social Sciences, offers a graduate degree program in Counseling Psychology and undergraduate degree programs in Criminal Justice, Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, Social Sciences (including Social Studies Education), and Sociology. The undergraduate psychology program offers specialty concentrations in clinical psychology, sport psychology, clinical-sport psychology, and industrial-organizational psychology and the department teaches social science courses as part of the Robert Morris University core curriculum. The department fosters collegiality and values collaboration.
Act 153 Clearance Required: No
Required To Pass a Motor Vehicle Report Check: No
Required to Pass a Credit Check: No
Additional Posting Information: None
Special Applicant Instructions: None
Commitment to Diversity:
Robert Morris University is committed to increasing diversity in our community and actively pursues individuals from all backgrounds. Additionally, RMU complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws and provides equal opportunity in all educational programs and activities, admission of students and conditions of employment for all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin.