UW-Parkside currently enrolls 5,300 students, many of whom are first-generation and nontraditional. UW-Parkside is the most ethnically diverse campus in the University of Wisconsin System with more than 20% students of color and 26% faculty of color. UW-Parkside benefits from the cultural diversity of the communities it serves in southeast Wisconsin. The University is conveniently located in the center of the Chicago-Milwaukee corridor.
The Psychology department at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside invites applications for a non-tenure track Clinical Assistant Professor position to begin August 2012. This position is a 9-month academic staff position and may receive a series of three one-year contracts, and at the conclusion of the third year may be granted a three-year rolling contract. The successful applicant will teach Introduction to Psychological Science, clinical courses such as Interviewing, Counseling Psychology, Theories of Psychotherapy, and Externship, possibly Psychology of Personality, and other courses depending on the needs of the department. The expected teaching load is four courses per semester plus supervision of the externship.
Additional responsibilities include: student advising, curriculum development, oversight of student placement in externships, attending departmental meetings, holding regular office hours, and providing outreach services to the Department, University or Community. The new hire will jointly oversee the Certificate Program in Mental Health Skills. Research activities are encouraged but not required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Wisconsin System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
Review of Applications:
Applications received by November 7, 2011 are ensured full consideration; position is open until filled.
Interested candidates should submit the following, preferably in electronic format:
Email submissions to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mail submissions to:
Attn: Emily Battisti
Search Committee: Department of Psychology
University of Wisconsin - Parkside
900 Wood Road
Kenosha, WI 53141.
UW-Parkside is an AA/EEO employer D/M/V/W