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Core Faculty, Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology Program
Date Posted 05/02/2019
Hiring Status No Longer Accepting Applications
Location Twin Cities Campus
Position Responsibilities
The Graduate School of Health and Human Services at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota invites applications for a half-time, Core Faculty position in the APA-accredited Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology program on the Minneapolis campus. This is a non-tenure track, 12 month appointment, renewable at the dean’s discretion. The half-time position is ideal for a candidate with an active clinical practice or who is active in the psychological community.
The Saint Mary’s University Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology program is a based on a practitioner-scholar model and has two primary training aims: 1) Develop professionally competent graduates prepared to demonstrate commitment to the pursuit of social justice and promote well-being across the lifespan. 2) Produce counseling psychologists who engage in ethical practice with cultural humility and self-reflection.
The Core Faculty position will teach assigned courses, participate in the development and assessment of qualifying examinations, supervise dissertation research, and advise and mentor students in line with the training aims outlined above.  Core Faculty are responsible for maintaining the academic integrity of the program and play an essential role in curriculum development and review, supervision and evaluation of students, assessment of program outcomes, and development of program objectives.
Essential Skills and Abilities
Composition of courses taught is dependent on the background of the candidate and needs of the program, as determined in consultation with the Program Director. Experience working with various diverse communities and training/experience for the supervision of dissertation research is highly preferred.
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
  • Doctoral degree in psychology (PhD, PsyD) from an APA-accredited program, including completion of an APA-accredited internship.
  • Fully licensed as a psychologist, or eligible for and in pursuit of licensure, in the State of Minnesota.
  • Teaching experience and expertise in foundational areas of psychology. Could be acquired through teaching at the graduate or undergraduate level, or through the provision of professional trainings.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with students, faculty and professional staff.
  • Experience working as a professional psychologist.
  • A demonstrated ability to mentor students and supervise student research.
  • Experience providing psychological services to individuals, groups, and/or families from diverse backgrounds.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Additional Required Materials A letter of intent that includes a statement of teaching interests and qualifications, as well as a statement of fit with the program aims, curriculum vitae, 3 names of reference contacts.
Application Review Date 06/30/2019
Starting Date 09/01/2019
Contact Ashley Sovereign, Psy.D
Contact Email
Position Part-time
Contract Length 12 Month
Other Details / Information .5 FTE
Benefits Pro-rated
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.