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George Fox University announces a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in the Graduate School of Clinical Psychology, to begin in August 2021. Our department consists of 12 full-time faculty members, with a community-focused ethos and an interpersonally collaborative and supportive approach. The faculty team is dynamic and innovative, and the program has long been well-respected nationally (e.g. strong match rates to APA-Accredited and APPIC internships). Responsibilities would include assessment-focused and biological psychology-focused teaching (courses may include Neuropsychology and Comprehensive Assessment, Biological Basis of Behavior, Psychopharmacology). This faculty position also includes running a small clinical oversight group once a week, and a focused research team of 8-12 students. Preference will be given to applicants with neuropsychology experience. In addition, GSCP has an EEG lab for research and training.
George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. As a Christ- centered community, George Fox University is an institution that values diversity as an essential dimension of God's design for human communities. In seeking to become a more inclusive community, we highly encourage applications from individuals who can help us achieve our diversity goals.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Teaching courses within the curriculum of the Graduate School of Clinical Psychology in areas such as Neuropsychology and Comprehensive Assessment, Biological Basis of Behavior,
Oversight of a small clinical oversight group once per
Oversee a research team of 8-12 students through completion of their doctoral dissertation, as well as service on other dissertation
Ability to develop and sustain an ongoing program of relevant
Participation in the work of the department and the university, including advising and serving on university committees as needed.
PsyD or Ph.D. in a relevant field required
Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential
A record of relevant scholarship is essential
Demonstrated experience and expertise in assessment and biological psychology
Oregon licensed or license-eligible psychologist
A commitment to working with a diverse population of students is essential; demonstrated experience in this area is preferred.
All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the Community Lifestyle Statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith.
Candidates must have legal authority to permanently work in the U.S. and be a resident of one of the following states: Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, New York, Ohio, or Texas.
Salary and Rank
Appointment at the Assistant Professor level is anticipated, though candidates with significant teaching experience at previous institutions may be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor. Salary and benefits are competitive with comparable institutions.
Application Procedures - kindly apply only through this website
When completing the online application, please upload the following as Word or .pdf documents in the section marked Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and Essay Requirement:
Letter of Interest
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Faith and learning essay*
Statement of teaching philosophy
Concise description of research plans
Other supporting materials may be requested at a later stage of the review process.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply at once. Review of applications will begin on a rolling basis and continue until the position is filled.
Questions may be directed to: Kathleen Gathercoal (firstname.lastname@example.org)
*INTEGRATION OF FAITH AND LEARNING ESSAY George Fox University is committed to the idea that one of the primary responsibilities of Christian higher education is to help students develop a uniquely Christian worldview. As teachers and mentors, it is important for George Fox University faculty members to integrate Christian faith and principles in all aspects of their lives. As an essential part of the application process, the University will carefully consider your response to the following: In a one-page essay (about 300 words) describe your personal Christian faith, as well as how your faith informs your teaching, scholarship, and service (including service and leadership in your church and/or in Christian ministries)
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local church. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the university lifestyle statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith. Individuals who would fit this profile are encouraged to apply.