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The School Psychology Program at Texas A & M University is seeking to fill a one academic year Visiting Assistant Professor position within the Department of Educational Psychology. Assistant Professors and recently graduated students with a Ph.D. in School Psychology or a related field are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will join the team of tenure track and clinical faculty within an APA- accredited School Psychology program beginning in Fall 2020. Preference will be given to candidates who have the LSSP and/or LP, and have evidence of effective teaching and/or supervision.

This is a 9-month non-tenure track position for one academic year with no expectation of continuing employment. The typical teaching load is four (4) courses per semester, some of which may be online. Primary responsibilities of the hire will include a) teaching and mentoring of graduate students across Educational Psychology; b) supervision of graduate students in field experiences as appropriate; c) participation in program activities; and d) supporting the College in its research, teaching, and service mission. The college and program are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

The School Psychology Program (spsy.tamu.edu) is in the Department of Educational Psychology (epsy.tamu.edu), with other graduate programs in Counseling Psychology (APA accredited), Special Education, Bilingual Education, and Learning Sciences (including Research, Measurement, and Statistics, as well as Educational Technology). The Program has strong ties with the Psychology Department as well.  The Department and University provide a stimulating and supportive environment for research, teaching, and programmatic funding with a strong value on collaborative and interdisciplinary approaches in research and practice. Bryan/College Station is a diverse community of 250,000 that offers a variety of cultural and recreational opportunities, and is convenient to major metropolitan areas. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Qualifications

Assistant Professors and recently graduated students with a Ph.D. in School Psychology or a related field are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will join the team of tenure track and clinical faculty within an APA- accredited School Psychology program beginning in Fall 2020. Preference will be given to candidates who have the LSSP and/or LP, and have evidence of effective teaching and/or supervision.

Application Instructions:  (a) Cover letter specifying position addressed to: Dr. Jamilia Blake, Chair, Search Committee; (b) curriculum vitae, (c) statement of teaching philosophy and teaching evaluations if available, and (d) names and contact information for three professional references should be submitted electronically at: http://apply.interfolio.com/73576

Reviews of applications will begin February 3, 2020; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.Questions regarding the search or position announcement can be made to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Jamilia Blake (JJblake@tamu.edu)