Assistant Professor in School Psychology

Assistant Professor in School Psychology


Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 16,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The Psychology Department at Rowan University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin Fall 2017. The ideal candidate will make a significant contribution to our Master of Arts in School Psychology program as well as teach developmental courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. Preference will be given to candidates with strong background in applied behavior analysis. Research area is open but experience/research in autism is encouraged.
Candidates will be expected to maintain an active program of research that is competitive for external funding as well as teach graduate and undergraduate courses. Minimum qualifications for this position include: a doctoral degree from an APA-accredited or NASP-approved school psychology program, and certification (or eligibility) as a school psychologist in New Jersey. In addition to our new Ph.D. program in Clinical Psychology with training in Health and Integrated Primary Care, the Department of Psychology offers Masters’ degrees and advanced graduate certificate programs in Applied Behavior Analysis, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and School Psychology.

Deadline for receipt of applications is November 15, 2016. The application must be submitted through our online application system (PDF format) containing a letter of application with a statement of teaching experience, a statement of research interests, a curriculum vitae, and graduate transcripts (copies acceptable). Three letters of recommendation should be emailed on the candidate’s behalf directly to SchoolPsych_Search@rowan.edu.

Please complete the online application at: http://rowanuniversity.hodesiq.com/job-details.aspx?jobid=5321347 . Inquiries should be sent to SchoolPsych_Search@rowan.edu.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.