The School of Professional and Applied Psychology at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) is seeking a Pennsylvania-licensed or license-eligible doctoral level PA (Nationally Certified School Psychologist, preferred) for a full-time (12 month) tenure track and part time (12 month) position, entering at the Assistant Professor level.
Hired individuals will have the responsibility to contribute to the college's commitment to the advancement of knowledge and intellectual growth through teaching and research, and to the well-being of the community through leadership and service.
Faculty members will develop meaningful relationships with students for academic, career, and personal advising. All faculty members contribute to the department and college through active participation on committees and other activities of the institution.
This position is located on our PCOM campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:
Teaching in the School Psychology MS, EdS, and/or seamless PsyD program which recently received Accreditation on Contingency by the American Psychological Association
Mentoring dissertations, clinical supervision, advising and developing a research program with students
Scholarly activity in areas of specialty
Participation in school, program and university committee work
Other duties as assigned
*Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. and pass a criminal background check.
Doctoral degree in School Psychology from an APA-Accredited Program
A planned program of scholarly activity
Experience and excellence in teaching and mentoring students being trained in a practitioner-scholar model
Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and collaborative skills - essential
Strong commitment to mentoring students - essential
Specialized expertise in individual and cultural diversity, research methods and/or applied behavior analysis
Potential to secure grant funding (preferred)
Demonstrated successful teaching and mentoring experience in a doctoral level graduate program (preferred)
Ability to assist program leadership to maintain NASP, PA Dept. of Education, and APA accreditation standards
Experience in clinical supervision of students (preferred)
Some experience in supervising dissertations
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations:
Pennsylvania-licensed or license-eligible doctoral level PA and Nationally Certified School Psychologist
All applications MUST include:
Letter of intent
Statement of teaching philosophy
Statement of scholarly interests
PCOM is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration. We adhere to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
About Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) is dedicated to the education of students in medicine, health and behavioral sciences. The College fosters the growth of the osteopathic profession by training physicians through programs of study guided by osteopathic medical tradition, concept and practice. PCOM is committed to the advancement of knowledge and intellectual growth through teaching and research, and to the well-being of the community through leadership and service.