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Clinical Director/Teaching Faculty, 12 Month Salaried (Psychological and Counseling Services Sp...

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Job Title: Clinical Director/Teaching Faculty, 12 Month Salaried (Psychological and Counseling Services Specialization)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 56755

Educational Psychology and Learning Systems in the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences


The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Oversee training and supervision of graduate students conducting evaluations, counseling, and coaching at the Clinic, in coordination with other faculty. Training and supervision occur as part of the teaching assignment each semester.

  • Coordinate Clinic workflow, including conducting client intakes for assessments and assigning these cases to trainees.

  • Take the lead on budget planning, scheduling, marketing, supply management, technology management, the creation/maintenance of clinic forms and manuals, and compliance with laws and policies for the Clinic.

  • Attend faculty meetings.

  • Participate in program admissions.

  • Serve on program and departmental committees.

  • Support Clinic-based research in conjunction with program faculty. The Director may also collaborate on contracts and grant development to support the Clinic.


Qualified applicants will have a PhD or PsyD in counseling, school, or clinical psychology from an APA-accredited program and be licensed (or license-eligible within 6 months) in psychology within the state of Florida. The Director must be able to perform direct clinical services as needed (e.g., test administration, conducting testing feedback, ADHD coaching, client consultation, clinical supervision, and mental health counseling) for training purposes. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong skills and background in psychological assessment, the provision of psychoeducational services, knowledge of ADA and disability services, a passion for professional mentorship and teaching, and an interest in working with a diverse college student population and collaboration with colleagues and professionals in the field.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in clinical supervision, assessment, and clinic management. Strong professional communication, multi-tasking, and customer service skills are recommended.

Other Information

The Department of Educational Psychology and Learning Systems in College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences at Florida State University is seeking a Clinical Director for the Adult Learning Evaluation Center (ALEC). The Florida State University (FSU) ALEC Director position is a specialized faculty role within the Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Department in the FSU College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences. The main roles for this position are serving as the Clinical Director overseeing the daily operations of ALEC, as well as serving as Teaching Faculty for the APA-accredited Combined PhD Program in Counseling Psychology & School Psychology. The department also has a school counseling program, as well as CACREP approved programs in Mental Health Counseling and Career Counseling. Information about our highly acclaimed graduate programs can be found at the following link:

The roots of FSU’s College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences date back to the university’s establishment, and it is the oldest college of its kind in Florida. Recently expanded in 2023, the College is home to six academic departments united through a common goal to maximize human potential. In total, the College includes the Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, Department of Educational Psychology & Learning Systems, Department of Health, Nutrition, and Food Sciences, Department of Human Development & Family Science, Department of Sport Management, School of Teacher Education, numerous research centers, and three laboratory schools (Florida State University School, FSU Pembroke Pines Charter School, and The Collegiate School at FSU Panama City). The College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences serves over 4,500 students via 187 full-time faculty and 73 full-time staff.

For more information about the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences visit:

Contact Info

Deborah Ebener

Search Committee Chair

Questions regarding the application submission and process should be directed to the application coordinator:

Bryan Richards, Sr. Administrative Specialist

Educational Psychology & Learning Systems

University Information

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!

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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.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita. Applicants should also include a cover letter detailing how they meet the required and preferred qualifications, a sample publication, names of three references with contact information, and a statement of teaching experience and interests.

Transcripts, work samples (such as teaching artifacts or manuscripts), and three letters of recommendation will be required of candidates selected for an interview.


This is a Faculty position.

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

This position is being advertised as open until filled. Review of candidates will begin 2/1/2024 and will continue until filled. We urge interested candidates to submit materials as soon as possible.

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at:


Working at Florida State University

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University — with the Carnegie Foundation's highest designation, Doctoral/Research University-Extensive — offers a distinctive academic environment built on its cherished values and unique heritage, welcoming campus on the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida, championship athletics, and prime location in the heart of the state capital.

Combining traditional strength in the arts and humanities with recognized leadership in the sciences, Florida State University provides unmatched opportunities for students and faculty through challenging academics, cultural discovery and community interaction.

Underlying and supporting the educational experience at Florida State University is the development of new generations of citizen leaders, based on the concepts inscribed in our seal: Vires, Artes, Mores — Strength, Skill and Character.

Epitomized by recently named Rhodes Scholars Garrett Johnson and Myron Rolle — elite athletes and scholars committed to public service — and Joseph O'Shea — a campus and community leader as well as a top scholar — Florida State's 40,000 students are dedicated to academic excellence and providing leadership in our complex world.

Florida State University's 16 colleges offer more than 275 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, professional and specialist degree programs, including medicine and law, covering a broad array of disciplines critical to society today. Each year the University awards over 2,000 graduate and professional degrees.

With its impressive breadth of leading graduate, professional and undergraduate programs, Florida State University is a demanding, intellectually stimulating, yet warm and caring environment for students and faculty. Recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity, Florida State University is a national leader in the number of doctorates awarded to African-American students and in the graduation rate of African-American undergraduates. Its College of Medicine and College of Law are ranked in the nation's Top 10 for Hispanic students.

Florida State University's arts programs — dance, film, music and theatre — rank among the finest in the world, offering an arts education comparable to leading conservatories. Its creative writing program is ranked among the nation's best and is home to the most consistently honored and published student body in the United States. Florida State is responsible for governance of the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art and associated arts programs, one of the largest museum/university complexes in the nation.

Other programs consistently included in the top public university list include physics, chemistry, political science, psychology, criminology, public administration, library science, information, human sciences, business and law.

At the Ph.D. level, interdisciplinary programs draw on notable research faculty strengths that transcend the traditional disciplines, including neuroscience, molecular biophysics, computational science, materials science and research at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory—home to the world's most powerful magnets.

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