The School Psychology Graduate Program in the Department of Psychology and Counseling at Georgian Court University is seeking a motivated adjunct faculty member to join our program for the Spring 2020 semester. Appointment beyond Spring 2020 will be dependent upon staffing needs and evaluation of the Spring 2020 teaching assignment(s).
The School Psychology Graduate Program is seeking a qualified instructor to teach SPS7550: Statistics and Research Design III, an advanced-level course in our new Psy.D. program. An essential quality of any potential instructor is the ability to teach advanced statistics and research methodology with an emphasis on real-world applicability. The majority of the students in our doctoral program are practicing master's-level psychologists who we are training to bring advanced research and clinical skills into applied settings. Candidates for the position should review the course description provided below to ensure that they possess the requisite knowledge and skills to be an effective instructor for this course.
SPS7550: Statistics and Research Design III
Advanced statistical topics such as path analysis, SEM, discriminant function analysis, principal components analysis, exploratory factor analysis, and confirmatory factor analysis are discussed. Emphasis will be placed on the utility of each technique to analyze data in both research and applied venues using appropriate research designs. The ability to effectively use statistical software will also be reviewed.
The ability to teach in the evening is required for this position. The course will be offered on Wednesdays from 4:30-7:05 pm from 01/22/2020 through 05/13/2020. There may also be availability to teach 400-level undergraduate statistics and research methods courses in the future. Certification and/or licensure as a psychologist is not required for this position but would be viewed favorably.
Doctorate (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) in Psychology
Demonstrated successful teaching experience with advanced statistics and research methodology at the college/university level
Preference will be given to applicants who possess the minimum qualifications and any of the following preferred qualifications:
Ability to teach in hybrid and/or online formats
Doctorate in School, Clinical-Child, or Educational Psychology
Valid certification as a School Psychologist in NJ, NY, PA, DE, or CT
Nationally certified as a School Psychologist (NCSP)
Licensed as a psychologist in NJ, NY, PA, DE, or CT
Internal Number: 115594
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Georgian Court University: History, Culture and Academic Excellence
Georgian Court University offers more than 30 undergraduate degrees, 10 graduate Founded and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy of New Jersey, Georgian Court University is located in residential Lakewood, New Jersey, on a magnificent 156-acre estate formerly belonging to financier George Jay Gould. The campus is conveniently situated 60 miles from New York and Philadelphia and only 10 miles from the beautiful Jersey Shore. Bordering Lake Carasaljo, the site is a National Historic Landmark with magnificent statuary, beautiful architecture and lush gardens, making it a truly breathtaking and inspiring place to learn, study, and live. After a long history as a women's college with coeducational graduate programs and undergraduate evening programs, Georgian Court has become fully coeducational as of Fall 2013. All degree and certificate programs during the day and evening are now open to both women and men.
Open to students of all faiths, Georgian Court University provides comprehensive liberal arts education in the Roman Catholic tradition with a special concern for women. The university offers a curriculum th...at is broad enough to be truly liberal, yet specialized enough to provide in-depth preparation for careers or further study.
The unique Georgian Court University atmosphere is one of a small college ambiance in a technologically advanced, highly esteemed university setting. Centered around the core values of the Sisters of Mercy, the university offers an extremely safe and nurturing campus environment with individualized attention and guidance.
The Georgian Court faculty is committed to teaching and individual mentoring, with an outstanding 92% holding doctorates or terminal degrees in their field. They are dedicated and caring educators and experts in their respective industries, while demonstrating public service and a personal affinity to our core values—respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.
degrees, and a variety of certificates in a wide range of areas through our three schools: The School of Arts & Sciences, The School of Business, and The School of Education.
Benefits of a Georgian Court University education include: small classes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1; personalized education—faculty members readily available for mentoring ; all classes taught by faculty members, not graduate assistants, and inclusive core values of respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.