The Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) located in Tyrone, Georgia seeks an Associate Director of Examination Services (ADES) for the organization’s examination department. ASPPB is a non-profit association serving the needs of psychology regulatory bodies throughout the United States and Canada.
Responsibilities: The ADES is a new and evolving position. This person will be responsible for the operations and administration of selected examination programs as directed by the Senior Director of Examination Services. These duties will include management of the Examination for Professional Practices in Psychology Part 1(EPPP Part 1) and the Psychopharmacology Examination for Psychologists (PEP). Responsibilities will include support of selected examination committees including advising, staffing and attending ASPPB meetings related to examination development. The ADES will work closely with psychologists on these committees to help create a quality product. This person will also be charged with communicating with vendor staff to monitor the exam item bank and assess areas of need, ensure ongoing content development, review psychometric analyses and serve as the final quality control sign of for completed examination forms. The ADES will also oversee exam accommodation fulfillments, candidate complaints and resolution, and serve as a point of contact for member jurisdictions for high-level program questions or support. This position also allows the opportunity for evaluating examination data creation of new research opportunities and development of new reporting methodologies.
Education: Master’s degree with related experience considered. Doctoral degree preferred.
Experience: Experience with psychological assessment and/or high stakes assessment required.
- Background in Psychology and/or high stakes assessment
- Licensed Psychologist preferred
- Knowledge of statistics, the ability to interpret examination data and communicate that information to a wide range of audiences
- An innovative spirit with the drive to find areas of process improvement and new avenues for research and data reporting.
- Ability to oversee and collaborate with staff
- Excellent computer skills and the ability to learn new systems
- Effective written and oral communication skills
This is a unique opportunity to impact the field of psychology on an international level. The ideal candidate will be personable, innovative, and willing to be flexible and take initiative. ASPPB is committed to supporting our employees by providing professional development opportunities, competitive compensation, and an outstanding benefits program.
This position will be located in the ASPPB Central Office in Tyrone, Georgia.
Please send a letter of interest and a CV to Dr. Matt Turner, Senior Director of Examination Services. firstname.lastname@example.org