CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH
College of Liberal Arts
Department of Psychology
Tenure-Track Position Opening
RECRUITMENT NUMBER: 2089
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Clinical Science
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 18, 2014 (Fall Semester)
SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
* Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology or a closely related discipline
by August 1, 2014.
* Ability to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses related to
* Experience with and evidence of effective teaching of college-level courses.
* Experience with and evidence of scholarly research and publication as well as
the ability to develop and maintain an active program of research in the
area of Clinical Science.
* Commitment to and/or expertise in educating a diverse student population.
* Research emphasis in, but not limited to, addictive behaviors, behavioral
modification, geropsychology, multicultural competence, and eating disorders.
* Demonstration of the ability to integrate the study of psychopathology with
social, affective, cognitive, behavioral, or biological processes.
* Commitment to the mission and values of the department and university,
including a commitment to excellence in teaching, general education,
student-centered research, and respect for diversity.
* Interest in involving undergraduates in faculty-directed research and/or
mentoring undergraduate students on independent research.
* Willingness to be an integral part of the Master of Arts in Psychological
Research program through chairing masterâ€™s thesis projects, involving graduate
students in faculty-directed research, and offering regular graduate level
courses related to Clinical Science.
* Potential for generating external funding.
* Teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate level courses in Clinical Science.
* Develop new courses in specialty area.
* Engage in scholarly activity in the area of Clinical Science leading to
publication; supervise students in research activities including undergraduate
projects and Mastersâ€™ theses.
* Provide significant service contributions to the department, college, university
* Clinical supervision of students is not expected. (Psychology Department does not
offer clinical training.)
The Department of Psychology at California State University, Long Beach welcomes and
encourages diversity. We seek applicants and nominations from those who have
experience teaching, mentoring, and developing research in ways that effectively
address individuals from historically underrepresented backgrounds. The University
seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to
serve the people of California, to maintain excellence of the University, and to
offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and
learning. California State University, Long Beach is an affirmative action/equal
* Letter of application addressing the minimum and desired/preferred
* Curriculum vitae including current email address;
* Three (3) current letters of recommendation;
* Copy of transcript from institution awarding Ph.D.;
* Three (3) separate statements addressing:
a) teaching philosophy and skills, including a teaching portfolio (e.g.,sample
syllabi and teaching evaluation summaries);
b) research interests and skills, including a maximum of three reprints or
preprints of published manuscripts; and
c) training, experience, and success in working effectively with ethnically and
culturally diverse communities.
Finalists will also be required to submit a signed SC-1 form, three current letters
of recommendation (if not already submitted) and an official transcript.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications to begin November 1, 2013.
Position opened until filled (or recruitment canceled).
All required documentation must be submitted electronically through
https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3269 with the exception of official
transcripts and letters of recommendation, which must be addressed to:
Clinical Science Search Committee
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Psychology
1250 Bellflower Boulevard, PSY-100
Long Beach, CA 90840-0901
Please address all other inquiries to:
Administrative Office Manager
CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn,
live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights
and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national
origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation,
marital status, disability, medical condition, age, political affiliation, Vietnam
era veteran status, or any other veteran's status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
An electronic request from the campus Office of Equity and Diversity requesting you to complete a Confidential Data Sheet seeking personal background information about you. I encourage you to respond immediately to this request after receipt as a low response rate could delay the selection process.