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The School Psychology Program of the Derner School of Psychology, Adelphi University, is seeking an outstanding scholar/practitioner for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. This open position supports the expansion of a new Psy.D. Program in School Psychology with a social justice mission. We are seeking applicants with experience in neuropsychological and or psychological assessment of culturally and linguistically diverse populations. The applicant should have a strong base in neuropsychological, cognitive/educational, personality, and symptom assessment. Congruent with our program’s mission to generate and disseminate knowledge, provide expertise, foster social equity, and prepare the next generation of diverse scholars in applied psychology, we value applicants whose work addresses diversity among vulnerable and underserved populations.


  1. We are seeking individuals engaged in areas related to multicultural assessment and psychotherapy.
  2. The successful candidate is expected to participate in teaching doctoral students, case supervision, and chairing of dissertations, in addition to maintaining an active research program.


  1. The successful candidate must have a doctorate in counseling, clinical, or school psychology by the appointment date of July 1, 2020, and have a demonstrated record of research commensurate with his or her career stage. (Please clarify in your letter of interest when you expect to have your degree conferred if it has not been by the time of application).


  1. Licensed in New York or license-eligible in the state of New York by the appointment date of September 1, 2020.
  2. Certified School Psychologist or certification eligible in New York, by the appointment date of September 1, 2020.


  1. Ability to teach, train, and supervise graduate students in psychological and/or neuropsychological assessment who work with diverse populations.
  2. Ability to develop and lead psychological assessment services through a school-based clinic.


  1. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, a teaching and supervising philosophy statement, evidence of teaching a curriculum vitae, a sample test report, a diversity statement which describes how your scholarship, teaching, and service will help us achieve our mission to serve to diverse populations in our region, state, and nation in ways that allow us to achieve educational equity, selected reprints/preprints, teaching evaluation forms, and three letters of recommendation.
  2. Please send letters of recommendation to
  3. Send a copy of all application material to, co-chair search committee.
  4. Applications are being accepted until March 15, 2020. Start date is the last week of August.
  5. Review of applications will begin immediately.


Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research and teaching university dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with particular strength in our Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university, serving more than 8,100 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, at learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online. The University offers students more than 50 undergraduate majors and 70 graduate programs in the liberal arts, the sciences and professional training. With powerful partnerships throughout the New York area, more than 115,000 graduates across the country, a growing enrollment of students from 41 states and 58 countries, and rising rankings from top publications and organizations, Adelphi is a dynamic community that plays a leadership role on Long Island and in the region.


For further information about the Derner School of Psychology which includes an APA approved PhD in Clinical Psychology, a School Psychology PsyD, and MA programs in General Psychology, School psychology, and Mental Health counseling, and post-graduate programs as well as one of the largest undergraduate majors at Adelphi, please click here: