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Clinical Psychology Faculty
Faculty
Melbourne

Founded at the dawn of the Space Race in 1958, Florida Institute of Technology is the only independent, technological university in the Southeast, and offers degree programs at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels. Located two miles inland from the Atlantic Ocean in Melbourne, FL, Florida Tech mixes the excitement of rocket launches from nearby Kennedy Space Center with the laidback atmosphere of a beach community. The School of Psychology has a collegial and productive faculty. Please visit our websites for more information on the School of Psychology and the Clinical Psychology program: https://www.fit.edu/psychology-and-liberal-arts/schools/psychology/ https://www.fit.edu/psychology-and-liberal-arts/schools/psychology/academics-and-learning/clinical-psychology/.

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. 

 

 

 

 

We are seeking a dynamic, engaging, and effective scholar who demonstrates commitment to broad and general training consistent with APA’s Standards of Accreditation. The candidate should have a program of clinical research that will lead to publications and presentations with the potential to secure external funding. Candidates would complement the broad and general aspect of training, with an area of specialization that is open. Applicants with experience in teaching and/or research in diversity areas, including in his or her clinical specialty, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Our program features a range of courses across the spectrum of the discipline. We have an excellent student faculty ratio and students enjoy close working relationships with faculty. The ideal candidate will have a strong clinical background in empirically based therapies and assessment. Clinical supervision of students in our training clinic is a part of teaching responsibilities. He or she would also direct doctoral research projects that are similar in form to dissertations. Teaching will also include foundational knowledge courses in the PsyD program and undergraduate psychology courses. 

The core clinical faculty participates in year-round program activities including student selection and admission processes, annual student evaluations, grading clinical oral and written comprehensive exams, and program strategic planning. The successful candidate will be committed to student success across the curriculum.

Florida Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate professor in Clinical Psychology to begin in August 2020. Applications from individuals with culturally diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged. 

Minimum qualifications for the position include:
1. A PsyD or PhD degree in Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited program.
2. Licensed or license-eligible in Florida.

Interested persons should send a curriculum vitae, representative preprints/reprints, three letters of recommendation, and a cover letter outlining research, teaching, and clinical supervision experience to: https://fit.hiretouch.com. Direct inquiries to Dr. Victoria Follette, Program Chair at vfollette@fit.edu. 

At Florida Institute of Technology, we believe in recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff. We are committed to building an inclusive community that will make the university stronger. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, we seek to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, cultures, and national origins.

Official transcripts of all collegiate work must be sent directly from the attended institution to the Human Resources Office prior to the first day of employment. All international degrees must have a course-by-course official evaluation and translation sent to the Human Resources Office directly from an evaluation company affiliated with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). *Required certification or license must be uploaded when submitting application for employment.

 

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