Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Counseling Psychology

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Job TitleAssistant, Associate, or Professor in Counseling PsychologyRequisition NumberFE02411Working TitleDepartment Name8G030:Educational, School and Counseling PsychWork LocationLexington, KYType of PositionFacultyPosition Time Status Full-TimeTenure Track StatusTenure TrackRequired Education

Doctorate in Counseling Psychology from an APA-accredited program

Required Related Experience

Evidence of successful teaching and mentoring; record of research indicative of strong trajectory toward tenure and promotion at a high research productivity university.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Eligibility for licensure in Kentucky

Job Summary

The Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology in the College of Education at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a tenure-track, open rank, regular title series position in our APA-accredited Counseling Psychology Program. The appointment is a nine-month position, effective August 16, 2021. Visit our website to learn more about our master’s and PhD programs:

https://education.uky.edu/edp/counseling-psychology-overview/.

Responsibilities: Teach graduate courses in counseling psychology, including personality and cognitive assessment. Mentor master’s and doctoral students, supervise dissertations, and provide professional service, including community engagement. Maintain an active research program with evidence of and continued potential for extramural funding. Area of research focus is open with preference given to individuals whose program of research centers around social justice.

Qualifications: Doctorate in counseling psychology from an APA accredited program, eligibility for licensure in Kentucky, evidence of successful teaching and mentoring, record of research indicative of strong trajectory toward tenure and promotion at a high research productivity university. Experience securing extramural grant funding is highly desirable.

Application review begins September 15, 2020, and continues until the position is filled. Applications should include a letter of application describing their appropriateness for the position including their research, teaching, and mentoring experience (upload under Cover Letter); current curriculum vita (upload under Curriculum Vita); two representative publications (upload under Specific Request 1). In addition, please include the names and contact information for three current professional references when prompted in the application.

Questions may be directed to either of the Counseling Psychology Search Committee Co-Chairs: Joseph Hammer, PhD ([email protected]) and Sherry Rostosky, PhD ([email protected]).

The UK Counseling Psychology program espouses a scientist-practitioner model of training with particular emphasis on social justice and multicultural perspectives. The faculty and students are productive, award-winning, and invested in each other’s success and well-being. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.

Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Experience securing extramural grant funding is highly desirable; area of research focus is open with preference given to individuals whose program of research centers around social justice.

Deadline to ApplyOpen Until FilledYesUniversity Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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  1. * Where did you first see this position advertised, other than on the UK Jobs system?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • Registry of Diverse and Strategic Faculty
    • InsightintoDiversity.com
    • Academic Keys
    • Latinos in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • A colleague, friend, and/or family member
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  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Specific Request 1
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    Posted: 8/27/2020
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