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Job ID: 114413

Assistant Professor in School Psychology
University of Kentucky

Date Posted Oct. 23, 2018
Title Assistant Professor in School Psychology
University University of Kentucky
Department 8G030:Educational, School and Counseling Psychology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 16, 2019
  • Lexington, KY
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
  • Educational Psychology/Behavior Analysis

The Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology in the College of Education at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, assistant professor position in School Psychology. The appointment is a nine-month appointment, effective August 16, 2019.

This faculty member will teach graduate courses such as social-emotional assessment, cognitive assessment, legal/ethical issues, school consultation and/or school-based interventions; provide clinical supervision and practicum training to graduate students; and maintain an active research program with evidence of and continued potential for extramural funding.

Candidates must have completed an earned Ph.D. in School Psychology or closely related field, such as Child Clinical Psychology. Ideal candidates will provide evidence of successful teaching and ability to effectively mentor and supervise graduate level students in research and clinical responsibilities.

Preference will be given to candidates who are certified school psychologists and licensed psychologists.

Please visit the program’s website at for information about the School Psychology Program.

Interested applicants should include a letter of application detailing qualifications, interests, and appropriateness for the position (upload under Cover Letter) and a current curriculum vita. Please also include the names and contact information for three current professional references familiar with the applicant’s work. This information will be used to solicit reference letters through the UK Jobs system.

Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Alicia Fedewa, Search Committee Chair, Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology, College of Education, University of Kentucky, 170H Taylor Education Building Lexington, KY 40506-0001; phone 859-257-9338;

Review of applications begins November 30, 2018, and continues until the position is filled.

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