The DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY at EASTTENNESSEESTATEUNIVERSITY invites applications for a tenure-track ASSISTANTPROFESSOR position in Health Service Psychology, beginning 8/15/21. ALL areas of clinical/counseling psychology will be considered. Interest or experience in health psychology is preferred. Applicants must have completed an APA accredited doctoral program in clinical or counseling psychology and an APA accredited psychology internship by 12/31/21, or be currently licensed as a doctoral-level psychologist. Eventual licensure in Tennessee is expected, as supervision of our clinical psychology students rotates among clinical faculty as part of their teaching load. Candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
The department expects all successful candidates to establish and maintain active research programs involving undergraduate and graduate students, and to pursue extramural funding. Exceptional collaborative research opportunities across a variety of psychological fields are provided by the James H. Quillen College of Medicine and the ETSU College of Public Health.
Throughout the hiring process, we look for evidence of candidates' abilities to contribute to collegiality and good will within our thriving department. The Department of Psychology at ETSU houses an APA-accredited clinical Ph.D. concentration with a special focus on rural mental health and primary care psychology and has been identified as an exemplary program in training students to practice in integrated settings. The department also houses an in-house training clinic and a complementary Ph.D. concentration in experimental psychology that focuses on translational research.
ETSU is surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains, and is located in Johnson City, Tennessee, which contributes to a metropolitan statistical area of 200,000 residents. The area enjoys a mild climate in both summer and winter, and boasts numerous waterways, parks, trails, and resorts for year-round recreational activities. The area has been ranked as a desirable place to live by several national publications. In 2016, Johnson City was ranked by Kiplinger magazine as one of the
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About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.