Job location: Commerce TAMUC Employment Type:
Full-time Posted data:
R-038258 Job Title
Clinical Instructor - PsychologyAgency
Texas A&M University - CommerceDepartment
Psychology & Special EdProposed Minimum Salary
Commerce, TexasJob Type
INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT:
During the application process you have one opportunity to upload documents as a combined PDF. The page “My Experience” has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload the file.
This one combined PDF must include:
- Cover Letter
- Three professional references with complete contact information (Unsolicited letters of recommendation will not be considered).
- Transcripts – If required for the position (Unofficial will be accepted with application. Official transcripts are required at time of verbal offer).
If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.
The Department of Psychology and Special Education is seeking faculty for a Non Tenure Track position in Psychology with responsibilities in directing a community psychology clinic, supervising Clinical Psychology graduate students in assessment and psychotherapy, and teaching graduate classes in Clinical Psychology. Successful applicants will demonstrate a commitment to training master-level Clinical Psychology students in evidence-based assessment and psychotherapy. This position will begin Fall 2021.
Individuals must have a doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or closely related field) and be licensed in the State of Texas or license eligible.
The position is a full-time, 9-month, non-tenure-track position at the Clinical Assistant Professor rank. Summer teaching is optional but not guaranteed. The position will primarily serve the Master of Science in Psychology (Clinical) program but may contribute to other graduate and undergraduate courses in the Department of Psychology and Special Education. Faculty at Texas A & M University-Commerce are required to evidence teaching excellence, work cooperatively with others, and contribute service to their discipline, the university, and the community.
Texas A&M University-Commerce offers more than 100 degrees at the undergraduate, master’s and doctoral levels to over 12,000 students. Located one-hour East from downtown Dallas, Commerce is a community with a rich combination of local music, festivals and other unique entertainment. Texas A&M University Commerce is actively working towards Hispanic Serving Institution status in order to better serve this fastest-growing demographic group of the state and region.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Direct a community psychology clinic that serves the needs of the campus and surrounding area communities. This will include marketing clinic services, managing day-to-day operations of the clinic, supervising administrative support for the clinic, and supervising students providing assessment (e.g., intellectual, Specific Learning Disorder, Autism Spectrum, and psychological) and psychotherapeutic services;
- Teach courses in the department of Psychology and Special Education;
- Prepare syllabi;
- Update course materials;
- Develop curriculum;
- Deliver instruction both online and on any of the university campuses. Instructional duties may include teaching during the day, in the evening, or on Saturday;
- Work collaboratively with faculty and staff to implement departmental programs;
- Provide service to the department, college, university and public schools, and community; and
- Maintain knowledge and stay abreast of evidence-based assessment and psychotherapy research, best practices in clinical supervision, and technological applications in the classroom, including online teaching.
Texas A&M University-Commerce is committed to promotion of diversity and thus the candidate should facilitate a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and ability to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds. The candidate should have an understanding and knowledge of multicultural and diversity issues, and their potential applications to pedagogy, programming, and service activity. Cover letters should include a statement of the candidate’s experience with and philosophy on diversity.
- Education: Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or closely related field) and licensed as a Psychologist in the State of Texas or license eligible.
- Experience / Knowledge / Skills: Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with a team of professionals. Good written and oral communication skills. Commitment to high quality teaching. Dedication to high standards and student success.
- Ability to: Multi-task and work well as part of a team.
PREFERRED EDUCATION / SKILLS/ EXPERIENCE:
- Commitment to training to master-level clinical psychology students in evidence-based assessment and psychotherapy.
- Able to supervise day-to-day operations of a psychology clinic.
- University teaching experience. Online teaching experience.
- Ability to work cooperatively in a multidisciplinary setting.
- Commitment to diversity and working in multicultural contexts.
SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:
- Supervision of graduate assistants, practicum students and student interns.
- Supervision of administrative staff in executing clinic-related duties, such as scheduling and billing.
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.