The George Mason University Department of Psychology invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure track, instructional faculty position in clinical psychology to begin Fall 2021. In a continuing effort to enrich GMU's academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, we strongly encourage applications from members of all groups underrepresented in higher education.
About the Department:
The Department of Psychology (https://psychology.gmu.edu/) has a diverse student body of over 1,300 undergraduate majors and over 200 graduate students. The Department has over 45 faculty members, including 8 instructional, non-tenure-track faculty who are vital to the department's educational mission. Non-tenure-track faculty are fully integrated in the department, with similar voting rights and access to resources and professional development opportunities as tenure-track faculty.
The department is guided by three primary foci. First, the department is focused on fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion at all levels in our department and, more broadly, in our field. This mission is facilitated by our location in one of the most diverse regions of the country and by George Mason's status as the most diverse university in Virginia (https://www2.gmu.edu/about-mason/diversity-mason) and one of the 20 most diverse public universities in the US (https://www2.gmu.edu/news/588496), and our role as the host institution for the Mid-Atlantic Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC). Second, in line with George Mason's Carnegie classification as a Research I university and its strategic goal of conducting research of consequence, our department focuses on being a prominent center for translational research. Third, we focus strongly on our teaching and training of students in all programs. Our clinical program has a clinical science orientation, with intensive training of doctoral students in evidence-based approaches.
About the Position:
This position will support expansion of the undergraduate curriculum to prepare students for bachelors-level behavioral health careers, clinical instruction and supervision in the doctoral program, and administration of the doctoral program through assistance to the Director of Clinical Training.
Assist in the development of 1-2 new undergraduate courses in evidence-based behavioral health techniques that will help prepare students for careers as
Internal Number: 49839
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.