Lecturer - School Psychology
Eastern Washington University College of Social Sciences invites applications for a Lecturer in the Ed.S. School Psychology Respecialization Online Program in the Department of Psychology. We expect to hire one or two positions to begin September 2019.
Positions are full-time, one-year appointment, and eligible for renewal for successive annual appointments subject to departmental need, evaluation of performance, student enrollment, and program resources. The position includes online teaching responsibilities, curricular development, and program committee and department meeting participation. Preference will be for candidates located or willing to relocate to the greater Spokane-Cheney area.
The Ed.S. School Psychology Respecialization Program Online is a distance-learning hybrid program designed for working professionals. It is offered through online coursework with synchronous and in-person training requirements. The ideal candidate will have experience working with school districts and in professional settings as a school psychologist, and have a high degree of interest in human and cultural diversity, social justice, and experiential and community-based education.
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 09/13/2019. To be considered eligible for appointment into the position, applicants must be available and able to start in the position no later than 09/13/2019.
Position is based on the Cheney campus, and includes responsibilities that are delivered in-person and on-campus.
- Graduate degree in Education or 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, Human Neuropsychology, and Professional School Psychology courses.
- 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.
Preference will be given to candidates who also offer one or more of the following:
- Ph.D. or Ed.D. or ABD in Education or 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