Assistant Professor of Psychology
The Department of Psychology at Utica College invites applications for a full-time tenure track position beginning fall 2019. A PhD in Clinical Psychology or Child Development (with clinical experience) is preferred. The ideal candidate would be able to teach psychological assessment and testing and clinical practicum in psychology courses as well as introductory, developmental, and abnormal psychology courses.
Founded in 1946, Utica College is a private comprehensive institution distinguished for its integration of liberal and professional study. Our dedicated faculty and staff have built a tradition of excellence in teaching and learning with particular emphasis on providing individual attention to students. The College enrolls approximately 3,700 students - approximately 2,700 undergraduates and 1,000 graduate students. Utica College is located in upstate New York near the foothills of the Adirondacks offering easy access to a broad variety of recreational and cultural attractions.
In deciding whether to apply for a position at Utica College, candidates are strongly encouraged to consider the UC mission and culture to help determine their potential success at http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/marketingcomm/about/. Our Mission and Values Statement includes a commitment to fostering diversity in background, perspective, and experience within an environment that is dedicated to the freedom of expression and the open sharing of ideas. At UC, diversity means that we are a community that represents a range of human experience and makes conscious choices to appreciate, respect, and learn from each other. Utica College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society.
To apply, submit a letter of application, CV, research statement, statement of teaching philosophy, and three references. Candidates are asked to submit an additional reflective statement about teaching in the required applicant document titled "diversity statement". Since Utica College strives to be a diverse and inclusive community, it is essential that you include in this statement a reflection on the kinds of experiences you have had, and the kinds of approaches you would take, teaching and working with a diverse student body. (For the definition of diversity that we use at Utica College, please see the following web page: http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/marketingcomm/about/diversity/aboutus.cfm.)
Applications that do not address diversity will be considered incomplete.
All application materials must be submitted online at the following link: http://uc.peopleadmin.com/postings/2231
Active consideration of candidates will begin on November 15, 2018. References will be solicited to submit letters for candidates upon application.
Utica College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups, including disabled and veterans as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations.