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Assistant Professor - Psychology
PCOM

PCOM's School of Professional and Applied Psychology is seeking a Pennsylvania-licensed or license-eligible doctoral level PA (Nationally Certified School Psychologist, preferred) for a full-time (12 month) tenure track position, entering at the Assistant Professor level. This position is based on our Philadelphia campus.

Hired individuals will have the responsibility to contribute to the college's commitment to the advancement of knowledge and intellectual growth through teaching and research, and to the well-being of the community through leadership and service.

Faculty members will develop meaningful relationships with students for academic, career, and personal advising. All faculty members contribute to the department and college through active participation on committees and other activities of the institution.

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Teaching in the School Psychology MS, EdS, and/or seamless PsyD program which recently received Accreditation on Contingency by the American Psychological Association.
  • Mentoring dissertations, clinical supervision, advising and developing a research program with students.
  • Scholarly activity in areas of specialty.
  • Participation in school, program and university committee work.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

*Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. and pass a criminal background check.
Education
  • Doctoral degree in School Psychology from an APA-Accredited Program.
Experience
  • A planned program of scholarly activity.
  • Experience and excellence in teaching and mentoring students being trained in a practitioner-scholar model.
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and collaborative skills - essential.
  • Strong commitment to mentoring students - essential.
  • Specialized expertise in individual and cultural diversity, research methods and/or applied behavior analysis.
  • Potential to secure grant funding (preferred).
  • Demonstrated successful teaching and mentoring experience in a doctoral level graduate program (preferred).
  • Ability to assist program leadership to maintain NASP, PA Dept. of Education, and APA accreditation standards.
  • Experience in clinical supervision of students (preferred).
  • Some experience in supervising dissertations.
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations
  • Pennsylvania-licensed or license-eligible doctoral level PA and Nationally Certified School Psychologist

Application Instructions

All inquiries MUST include:

  • Letter of intent
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Statement of scholarly interests
  • Curriculum vitae

PCOM is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration. We adhere to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

About Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

For more than a century, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine has provided high quality, hands-on training in osteopathic medicine. As the field of medicine has changed, we've changed with it-adapting our program offerings to better meet the needs of healthcare providers and the communities they serve.

At the main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PCOM), the branch campus in Suwanee, Georgia (PCOM Georgia), and our newest location in Moultrie, Georgia (PCOM South Georgia), PCOM students learn to approach problem solving in a more professional, more team-oriented manner, which prepares them to work successfully in integrated healthcare settings with other health professionals. All campuses feature modern facilities and state­-of­-the-­art technologies, all part of an innovative learning environment designed for collaboration and interaction.

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