Assistant or Associate Professor of Practice, Graduate Psychology

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  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Full Time
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    Chatham University

    Assistant or Associate Professor of Practice, Graduate Psychology

    Founded in 1869, Chatham University has an enrollment of over 2,200 students across over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability and health, the arts and sciences, and business and communications. Chatham has consistently been named a College of Distinction and a "Best College" by U.S. News & World Report, and--as the alma mater of environmental icon, Rachel Carson (Class of '29)--is perennially ranked as one of the greenest colleges in the United States by Sierra Magazine and the Princeton Review.

    Chatham's mission is: "to prepare students to build lives of purpose, value and fulfilling preparing graduates to be informed and engaged citizens in their communities; to recognize and respect diversity of culture, identity, and opinion; and to live sustainably." Building on this mission, Chatham is committed to creating a supportive and inclusive learning, living and working environment for all members of the campus community.

    Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability and Environment; the School of Arts, Science and Business; and the School for Continuing and Professional Studies.

    Located in Pittsburgh, PA--one of the country's most livable cities and great college towns--Chatham is spread across three distinct locations: the historic arboretum, Shadyside Campus; Chatham Eastside in the fast-growing East End; and Eden Hall Campus, one of the world's most sustainable campuses.

    Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Chatham University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.

    Job Summary: Professor of Practice faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor Level with a joint appointment in the Division of Student Affairs. Teach, advise, and supervise training of Counseling Psychology graduate students. Develop an APA-Accreditation-eligible doctoral internship in the University Counseling Center. Record of excellence in practice, training, and supervision of psychology graduate students. Commitment to science-informed, strengths-based, and positive approaches. Commitment to social justice and multiculturalism.


    • Doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology (preferred) or Clinical Psychology
    • Licensed psychologist
    • Demonstrated experience in internship training programs
    • Commitment to the values and ethical principles of Counseling Psychology

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Teach in graduate psychology program (MA, MS, and PsyD in Counseling Psychology).
    • Work with Counseling Center staff and Counseling Psychology faculty to develop doctoral internship program
    • Assist in APA-Accreditation application and self-study process
    • Serve on Comprehensive Exam and Dissertation Committees
    • Provide service to the program, School of Health Sciences, and university
    • Perform admissions duties (recruitment, interviews of prospective students)
    • Attend faculty meetings
    • Participate in Commencement activities

    Interested candidates should visit and follow the instructions to complete the application process. To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, and contact information for three professional references. For best consideration please submit materials by June 15, 2021.

    Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks diverse candidates

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    Job No:
    Posted: 5/2/2021
    Application Due: 7/31/2021
    Work Type: Full Time