Dissertation Affiliate Faculty

Location TBA
Apr 04, 2014

Location: TCSPP Online
Office Building/Campus: Online/Remote
Home Department: International PhD
Position Type: Faculty Position


School Description

Founded in 1979, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is a not-for-profit, accredited institution at campuses Online and across the country (Chicago, Los Angeles and Orange Counties, and Washington, D.C.). As the nation's oldest and largest graduate school devoted to psychology and related behavioral health sciences, TCSPP offers more than 20 degree programs and a wealth of opportunities for international students. Our curriculum and training opportunities prepare graduates to deliver outstanding professional services emphasizing the ability to understand and work with diverse populations.

Position Summary:

A Dissertation Affiliate Faculty Member is appointed by and directly responsible to the Department Chair. Duties include teaching 6 credit hours in the International Psychology program in addition to supervision of the formulation/writing of student proposals, directing candidates in carrying out the IRB approved study and closely supervising dissertation completion in conjunction with committee members.

All faculty members report to the Chair of their departments regarding the execution of faculty responsibilities. The department chair is responsible for monitoring, evaluating, and developing the performance of all faculty members. The chair will be responsible for the identification and selection of program and professional faculty who teach in the department.

Position Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree in a relevant discipline
  • Evidence of strong teaching and academic administration at the post-secondary level
  • Scholarship and/or professional field experience in International Psychology
  • Substantial experience in diverse teaching modalities (particularly online instruction)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology offers a generous compensation and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for a leader in the field of education. Some of our key benefits include: paid time-off, medical and dental coverage, company-paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan, multiple flexible spending accounts (FSA), professional development, and regular employee appreciation events.

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to ethnicity, race, age, gender, pregnancy, religion, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, physical disability, mental disability, military status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. TCS believes that the full use of talent can be achieved by adopting practices that will ensure the enrichment of our employment climate with diverse persons/experiences. Such practices not only result in effective operations, but also foster an environment in which community building and our shared mission are perpetuated.