Lecturer - School Psychology

Eastern's Department of Psychology invites applications for a Lecturer in the Ed.S. School Psychology Respecialization Online Program in the Department of Psychology, to begin September 15, 2017.

The position is a full-time annual appointment, and the person hired for the position will be eligible for renewal for successive annual appointments. The position includes online teaching responsibilities.

The Ed.S. School Psychology Respecialization Program Online is a distance-learning hybrid program offered primarily online with synchronous and asynchronous delivery and in-person training requirements. Per program requirements, only seasoned educators, counselors, and mental health professionals with substantial professional experience in an education setting or within their respective fields are eligible for the program.

Although this is a distance-learning hybrid program, position is based on the Cheney campus.

Screening of application materials will begin June 28, 2017. Applications will be accepted until further notice. All materials will be held in confidence, and references will not be contacted prior to candidate notification.

About Eastern Washington University

Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.

Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

Conditions of Employment

The required start date for this position is 09/15/2017. To be considered eligible for appointment into the position, applicants must be available and able to start in the position no later than 09/15/2017.

Required Qualifications:
  • Graduate degree in Psychology and Certification/Licensure in School Psychology
  • Demonstrated ability to teach a variety of core courses in School Psychology such as Counseling Theories and School-based
  • Mental Health Interventions, Psychoeducational Groups, Professional School Psychology courses, and Internship.
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise student practicum, internship, and portfolio requirements, and advise graduate students.
  • Experience working with school districts and in professional settings as a School Psychologist
  • A high degree of interest in human and cultural diversity, social justice and experiential and community-based education.

Additionally, candidates are expected to demonstrate ability to apply a culturally responsive and flexible approach that is supportive to diverse needs, including universal accessibility, of our students, faculty, staff and the public.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates who also offer one or more of the following:

  • Ph.D. or Ed.D. or ABD in School Psychology.
  • National Certification in School Psychology (NCSP)
  • PREPaRE Certified Trainer
  • Demonstrated ability to teach in an online format using synchronous and asynchronous components.
  • Experience teaching university or college graduate level Psychology courses
  • Commitment to quality teaching and student development


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