QUALIFICATIONS: Consistent with the stated mission of the University to be a world-class institution dedicated to Christian principles and ideals, the qualifications for the position include:

  • An earned doctorate in educational psychology (or related field) with expertise and interest in school and/or clinical psychology;
  • Licensure as a psychologist in Texas, or eligibility for Texas licensure as a psychologist if currently practicing in another state;
  • A record of experience working with children and adolescents in a school or clinical setting;
  • A strong commitment to mentoring students; and
  • A philosophy compatible with the stated mission of the University to be a world-class institution dedicated to Christian principles and ideals.

Preference will be given to candidates who hold licensure, or are eligible for licensure, as a Texas licensed specialist in school psychology (LSSP). It also is preferred that candidates have experience supervising school psychology/clinical psychology graduate students in practicum or internship settings.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Department of Educational Psychology contains faculty members with expertise that span the disciplines of applied behavior analysis, gifted education, school psychology, special education, quantitative methods, and learning and development. Our goal is to shape our respective disciplines through innovative, high quality scholarship as we prepare future practitioners, scholars, researchers, and leaders in undergraduate and graduate programs through exceptional teaching, an emphasis on experiential learning, and thoughtful mentorship. The primary responsibilities of this position include:

  • Supervising graduate-level practicum students;
  • Teaching field-based courses;
  • Supervising PhD/PsyD interns;
  • Serving as Director of Clinical Training for the School Psychology Doctoral Program;
  • Coordinating the Baylor Autism Resource Clinic;
  • Collaborating with the Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities director to coordinate and oversee the delivery of psychological services for the Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities and its affiliated clinics;
  • Participating in individual or collaborative activities to secure external funding and produce research;
  • Recruiting and supervising post-doctoral candidates; and
  • Providing service to the university and the profession.

RANK AND SALARY: Clinical Assistant / Associate Professor with a 12-month appointment. The salary is competitive and will be commensurate with professional experience and qualifications. The anticipated date of appointment is August 2020.

Those interested may learn more—including application instructions—at the full job announcement here.