The Gordon College Psychology Department invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track clinical psychologist position at the assistant or associate professor level. Position to begin August 2018. Rank will be commensurate with experience.
Gordon College is ideally located on Boston’s North Shore. The Psychology Department, housed in the Ken Olsen Science Center on campus, offers outstanding colleagues—faculty who are committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service, along with motivated students who are eager to engage with their faculty colleagues. Expertise of current faculty members is focused in social, developmental, neuroscience, and cognitive psychology. Students are prepared for graduate work in psychology and related fields, and/or employment in social service professions, education, public policy, law, business, and a variety of other fields of service.
We look for someone with a Ph.D. or Psy.D. degree with excellent teaching skills and appropriate clinical experience who will contribute to the department, the college, and the discipline. Potential courses could include Psychopathology, Counseling Theories & Practice, Advanced Clinical Issues, and a course in an area of expertise or interest (e.g., Law & Psychology, Health Psychology), as well as supervision of our internship course. Faculty members are expected to maintain vigorous professional involvement that contributes to the discipline as well as the department.
In addition, we seek someone who has:
Completed their doctorate by the time of appointment
A strong commitment to the Christian mission of the college
Collaborative skills that cross departmental and disciplinary boundaries
Commitment to clinical practice and/or research
Gordon College is recruiting accomplished faculty who demonstrate a passion for teaching and mentoring, and who are dedicated to preparing thoughtful Christian men and women for lives of service and leadership worldwide. As one of the country's top liberal arts colleges with a vibrant Christian community, Gordon is uniquely positioned to lead the conversation at the intersection of faith and cultural engagement. We need practitioners with a depth of understanding, a breadth of knowledge, and the desire to be part of the dialogue.
Interested applicants should submit a Curriculum Vita that includes the names and contact information of three references, a sample of academic writing, and a letter of application that addresses their fit with the Christian mission of Gordon College and with the position for which they are applying.
Gordon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and believes that diversity is necessary to our ability to achieve our goals and educational mission. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply.