Asst. Professor 9 Month Salaried (Psychological and Counseling Services)

Job description

Job ID: 44489

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Psychological and Counseling Services program in the Department of Educational Psychology and Learning Systems (EPLS) invites applications for a tenure-earning assistant professor position. The faculty member's primary contribution will be to the APA-accredited Combined Doctoral Program in Counseling Psychology and School Psychology.

We are seeking an outstanding candidate with training in and professional identification with the professional specialty of counseling psychology, and who has a demonstrated commitment to diversity. Visit for more information about our program.


The position will involve: (a) research/scholarship in a substantive area related to counseling psychology (e.g., diversity), preferably with the potential for external funding (e.g., addictions, trauma), (b) graduate teaching (e.g., assessment/interventions for diverse client groups; substance abuse/addictions) (c) supervision of doctoral students in clinical practicum settings, (d) serving on graduate student supervisory committees and mentoring student research, (e) serving on program, departmental, and college committees, and (f) program/curriculum development/evaluation of the APA-accredited doctoral program.


Candidates for this position should have an earned doctorate from an APA-accredited program with a Ph.D. in counseling psychology. ABDs may be considered if the Ph.D. will be earned by the starting date.

Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to research/scholarship, teaching, supervision, program development, the integration of science and practice, and serving as a professional role model. Current licensure as a psychologist or license-eligibility as a psychologist in Florida is required.

Candidates knowledgeable about counseling psychology, APA-accreditation operating procedures, and familiar with national training issues in professional psychology are encouraged to apply.

Other Information

This is a nine-month, tenure earning position at the assistant professor rank, with possible summer employment. There is the opportunity in the future for assuming a leadership role in the program, one of only three APA-accredited combined counseling psychology and school psychology doctoral programs in the country.

The anticipated start date for this position is 8/2019. We are excited to welcome individuals from diverse backgrounds and/or those with a strong commitment to diversity to apply to join our team.

Contact Info

Deb Osborn, Ph.D.
Search Committee Chair
Department of Educational Psychology & Learning Systems
Florida State University
1114 W. Call Street, 3210 Stone Building Tallahassee, FL 32306-4453
Phone: 850.644.3742; Fax: 850.644.8776
Email: [email protected]

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Review of candidates will begin 01/06/19. We urge interested candidates to submit materials as soon as possible. We will begin to interview as soon as we have a pool of qualified candidates.

Applicants are required to complete FSU's online application, providing all educational details and curriculum vitae.

Transcripts, work samples (such as publications or manuscripts under review), and three letters of recommendation will be required of candidates selected for a campus interview.

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Posted: 11/30/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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