WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 lege students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college.
The Education Department at Worcester State University is seeking candidates to join a diverse and enthusiastic faculty as an Assistant/Associate Professor in the School Psychology Program. The School Psychology Program offers the Education Specialist degree and is fully accredited by the National Association of School Psychologists and by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for the State of Massachusetts.
We are looking for an outstanding candidate with training and professional identification with the professional specialty of school psychology. This is a full-time tenure-track position beginning in September 2019.
The successful candidate will:
- Collaborate in the continued development of the School Psychology Program
- Have demonstrated potential for excellent teaching skills
- Active research program
- Will contribute broadly to our efforts to educate both graduate students and K-12 practitioners by teaching courses in identified areas of expertise
- Participate in all aspects of School Psychology Program necessary for continued NASP approval including graduate program demands such as portfolio evaluation, comprehensive examinations, program approval submissions and student research project oversight
- Will work with leagues in both the School Psychology Program and the Education Department through committee and programmatic contributions
- Other responsibilities and duties as determined by the Program Coordinator, Education Department Chair and/or the Associate Dean of the Education
The successful candidate must have:
- Earned Doctorate in School Psychology preferred; Advanced training in School Psychology required
- The National Certified School Psychologist credential
- Eligibility for credential as a School Psychologist in Massachusetts
- Educational Psychologist license eligible
- Evidence of excellence in teaching
- Experience as a School Psychologist preferred
Worcester State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer which seeks to reflect the diversity of its community.
Review of applications will begin October 1st and continue until the position is filled.
Salary and rank commensurate with education and experience.
All applicants must apply online at: http://worcester.interviewexchange.com
Submission should include:
- Cover letter
- Sample syllabi
- Teaching evaluations (if available), and 3 letters of reference
All information that can be uploaded to one's e-account should be done so by the applicant; information which cannot be faxed to (508) 929-8169 or sent to:
Director of Human Resources
Worcester State University
486 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA 01602-2597