Visiting Assistant or Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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Job description

Founded in 1869, Chatham University is a fully coed institution with an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence:  sustainability; health & lab sciences; business & communication; and the arts & humanities.  Chatham is the alma mater of environmental icon Rachel Carson (Class of ’29), and is recognized as a leader in the field of sustainability, having been selected as one of the Top 50 Green Colleges by The Princeton Review; ranked in the top five nationally for sustainability achievements in the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS); and mentioned in a 2012 Forbes article as one of the places “contributing to Pittsburgh’s transformation into a destination for green living.”

Building on these accomplishments, Chatham opened in 2014 the world’s first fully sustainable campus in higher education, Eden Hall Campus.  Consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News & World Report in the Regional Universities North category, Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Science and Business; and the College for Continuing & Professional Studies.

To help support the work of the University, we have an immediate opening for a Visiting Assistant or Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology.  The candidate selected for this position will be responsible for teaching graduate courses, research, academic advising, and participation in University-wide academic initiatives.

Key responsibilities will include teaching, advising, and conducting research in graduate-level psychology programs (MA in Psychology, MS in Counseling Psychology, and Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology).  Candidates should also have a clearly articulated research agenda.  Interest and expertise in strength-based and positive approaches is desired.  Successful candidates for this position must have an earned Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited program and be licensed or license eligible in Pennsylvania.  Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

Chatham University offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, including tuition remission for qualified personnel, and a generous retirement plan.

How to apply

Interested candidates should visit www.chatham.edu/careers and follow the instructions to complete the application process.  To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, curriculum vitae, a teaching and research statement, and contact information for three professional references.

Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pa., has a long history of commitment to global understanding, women's leadership and the environment. Chatham is the alma mater of environmental icon, Rachel Carson, and is recognized today as a leader in the field of sustainability, having been selected for The Princeton Review's Green College Guide listing four years in a row, named in the top 20 of Sierra Magazine's list of "Cool Schools" and mentioned in a 2012 Forbes article as one of the places "contributing to Pittsburgh's transformation into a destination for green living."