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The Department of Psychology seeks applicants for a nine-month, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in School Psychology. Area of specialization is open. Preference will be given to research areas that complement existing department strengths and research programs that include diversity issues and reducing opportunity gaps. This individual will work within the Department’s APA-accredited Ph.D. and NASP-approved Specialist in School Psychology (SSP) programs.

The Department of Psychology is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. ISU recognizes that a diverse faculty, staff, and student body enriches the educational experiences of the entire campus and greater community. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are especially welcomed to apply. The department has over 500 undergraduate majors, 130 graduate students, and 30 full-time faculty members. School Psychology faculty members are expected to supervise dissertations and theses in their area of specialization, provide practicum supervision, and teach courses at all levels for both graduate and undergraduate students.

Required qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. (or ABD with Ph.D. completed within a year of start date) in School Psychology or closely related field, openness to teaching at all levels based on department needs, and a record indicating the foundation of a strong program of scholarship. The position begins August 16, 2020. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To assure full consideration, please apply and submit all materials no later than October 15, 2019. Please complete the faculty employment application and follow all instructions on posting number 0712411 at and attach the following documents: cover letter; curriculum vita; statement of scholarship interests; representative re/preprints; evidence of teaching skills; one-page statement regarding experiences with under-represented groups in academic settings. Additionally, please submit at least three letters of recommendation electronically to Dr. Kimberly Schneider at Inquiries regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Kimberly Schneider at or (309) 438-8029, Fax (309) 438-5789.

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