Open Rank, School Psychology

Job description

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 August 24, 2017

Position Title Open Rank, School Psychology

Vacancy # V-F16

Department Psychology

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

The Department of Psychology at Montclair State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in School Psychology to begin in September 2018. This position is open rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor). We seek a dynamic colleague to join the collaborative core faculty who contribute to our 65-credit Specialist-Level MA Program in School Psychology. In addition, this new faculty member would be involved in our PhD Program in Clinical Psychology, which has a child/adolescent focus and offers opportunities for certification in school psychology. Area of research specialization is open. Responsibilities include teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, conducting an active research program, mentoring undergraduate, master's, and doctoral students, contributing to program development and evaluation, 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 20 active research labs. Our school psychology students receive practicum training at the department's Psychological Services Clinic, which is housed in a new 25,000 square foot facility, featuring 24 assessment/treatment rooms equipped with state-of-the-art camera technology.

Qualifications & Requirements

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in school psychology from a NASP or APA accredited program. Applicants should be certified or eligible for certification in school psychology (e.g., state certification or NCSP credential). Applicants should be licensed or eligible for licensure as a psychologist in New Jersey.

The ideal candidate should have demonstrated excellence in teaching, evidence of research productivity commensurate with experience. Experience working as a practicing school psychologist is desirable.

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Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and three recommendation letters to: Search Committee Chair, [email protected].

Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ 07043

Apply By: Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2017 and continue until the 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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Posted: 8/25/2017
Application Due: 10/24/2017
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