Open Rank, School and/or Clinical Psychology

Montclair, NJ
Mar 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.

Posting Date September 3, 2016

Position Title Open Rank, School and/or Clinical Psychology

Vacancy # V-F18

Department College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

The Department of Psychology at Montclair State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position with a focus in school or clinical child psychology, with open rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor), to begin in September 2017. We specifically seek applicants with a child/adolescent research focus. Responsibilities include teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, conducting an active research program, mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, and providing service to the University and professional community.

Montclair State University is a public doctoral research university (R3) located approximately 30 minutes from New York City. The Psychology Department comprises more than 30 tenure-track and tenured faculty members and more than 15 highly active research labs. Recently, the Department opened a new graduate training clinic in the Center for Clinical Services, a 25,000 square foot facility with several research labs and 24 assessment/treatment rooms featuring state-of-the-art observational technology. The graduate programs in school psychology and clinical child psychology are among the largest in the University, and we seek applicants who will contribute to teaching and mentorship in these thriving programs.

Qualifications & Requirements

Doctoral degree from an APA-accredited program in clinical psychology, school psychology, or
related field. Applicants should be licensed or license eligible in New Jersey.

The ideal candidate should have demonstrated excellence in teaching, evidence of research productivity commensurate with experience, and the potential to attract extramural funding.
Applicants seeking appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level should have a well-established history of research productivity, including consistent external funding (preferably including current grants) and a strong record of teaching and mentoring graduate students. Candidates with experience in graduate program leadership are encouraged to apply.

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience.

Anticipated Start Date September 1, 2017

Send cover letter and resume to
(include vacancy # if above)

SEND Application (CV, application letter discussing teaching and research statements, recommendation letters, representative publications) to: Search Committee Chair,

(Include V# F18)

Apply By Open until position is filled

Organizational Marketing Statement:

Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.

EEO/AA Statement:

Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at



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