East Carolina University, a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, is a doctoral institution with an enrollment of over 27,000 students and approximately 4,500 faculty and staff.
Job Description: EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY Department of Psychology, Greenville, NC, invites applications for a nine-month tenure-track faculty position, beginning August 18, 2014, rank open. Rank will be commensurate with education and experience.
The Clinical Health/Director of Clinical Training (DCT) will serve in a central leadership role for our APA accredited program (next accreditation site visit 2019), with responsibilities including overseeing clinical and professional development, providing clinical supervision, managing assessment of student learning, and related functions in maintaining APA accreditation. The ideal candidate would have existing leadership experience, particularly in the area of clinical training. We would consider a transition period for this position during the first year in order to get research established prior to assuming all DCT duties and roles. Area of psychology research specialization is open.
Successful applicants will be expected to establish an active research program and obtain extramural funding, actively engage in undergraduate and graduate classroom teaching, and mentor students in our graduate programs. Opportunities exist for collaboration within Psychology and other departments, including those at the Brody School of Medicine. Service to the university, community and profession is expected. A doctorate is required, preferably from an APA-accredited program. Eligibility for North Carolina Psychology Board licensure is required; applicants should have completed an internship (preferably APA-accredited) and one year of supervised postdoctoral experience.
Screening will begin November 25, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Please visit www.ecu.edu/psyc for more information about the Department of Psychology. We have 36 full-time faculty, approximately 500 undergraduate majors, MA programs in school, general and I/O psychology, and a PhD program in health psychology, with clinical health, pediatric school, and occupational health concentrations. The department also participates in an interdisciplinary BA/BS program in neuroscience.
East Carolina University (ECU), a public doctoral degree granting institution, is committed to its mission "to serve as a national model for public service and regional transformation." ECU is located in the coastal region of North Carolina in Greenville, a rapidly growing city of more than 84,000 persons in Pitt County (population 168,148); it serves a large rural area. Greenville is within a two-hour drive of Atlantic Ocean beaches and metropolitan Raleigh. It is the third-largest member of the UNC system, with a diverse body of 27,000-plus undergraduate, graduate and medical students.
Minimum Qualifications: A doctorate is required, preferably from an APA-accredited program.
Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions and conferred by the time of hire.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must complete a candidate profile and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research interests and teaching experience/philosophy, and contact information for three current references online at www.jobs.ecu.edu using position number 939427.
Candidates should also arrange for three current letters of reference to be e-mailed (in PDF form only, from recommender) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Official transcript and original hardcopy reference letters are required upon employment.
Date Initial Screening Begins: 11-25-2013
Job Close Date: Open Until Filled