Assistant Professor of Psychology (Clinical Forensic Psychology)
Sam Houston State University
October 13, 2018
Hiring Salary: Yearly-Faculty
Department: Dept of Psychology and Philosophy
A preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated potential for extramural funding. Candidates must be committed to a student-centered approach and have a passion for teaching and mentoring a diverse student population.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Duties will include conducting and supervising research, supervising theses and dissertations, supervising clinical practica, and teaching in the graduate (masters and doctoral) and undergraduate programs in the department (including graduate-level courses in psychometrics, psychological testing, and assessment).
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
The application will require the following materials:
Letter of interest describing fit the with Clinical Psychology program's forensic emphasis
Statement of research interests
Statement of teaching interests and philosophy
Statement of diversity and inclusion, specifically addressing qualifications and strategies for engaging all students at SHSU
Full curriculum vita
Two representative publications
Three letters of recommendation. For ABD applicants, one letter must be from your dissertation director confirming that the PhD requirements will be met by August 20, 2019.
Transcripts for all graduate education (applicants may submit unofficial transcripts for initial screening; however, official undergraduate and graduate transcripts are required for credential review prior to hiring)
Additional materials may be requested throughout the consideration process. Review of applications will begin on November 19, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
Direct inquiries to: Marcus T. Boccaccini, Ph.D. Search Committee Chair Boccaccini@shsu.edu 936-294-1179
Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sam Houston State University is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the academic community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The college welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community.
Internal Number: 20634
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.