Two Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Positions – University of Kentucky

Two Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Positions – University of Kentucky

The Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology in the College of Education at the University of Kentucky invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in our APA-accredited Counseling Psychology Program, to begin August 15, 2015.

Responsibilities: Teach graduate courses in counseling psychology and specifically in personality and cognitive assessment, psychodiagnosis, and group counseling. Other courses may be assigned as needed by the program. Conduct program of scholarly research, supervise practica, supervise doctoral dissertations, and provide professional service, including community engagement.  Area of research focus is open but preference given to individuals with special interest in social justice/diversity/multicultural issues.

Qualifications:  Doctorate in counseling psychology from an APA-accredited program, eligibility for licensure in Kentucky, record of prior experience in teaching and scholarly productivity, record of research indicative of strong trajectory toward tenure and promotion at a research-extensive university. Some experience in securing extramural grant funding is highly desirable.

Application review begins immediately and continues until positions are filled. Applicants are asked to email their curriculum vita, examples of publications, a letter of application describing their research and teaching experience and their appropriateness for the position, and three letters of recommendation to: Sharon Rostosky, Ph.D., Counseling Psychology Search Committee Chair, s.rostosky@uky.edu.

The UK Counseling Psychology Program espouses a scientist-practitioner model of training with particular emphasis on social justice, diversity, and multicultural perspectives.