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Job ID: 158595

Clinical Assistant Professor in Educational Psychology
University of Kentucky

Date Posted May 10, 2021
Title Clinical Assistant Professor in Educational Psychology
University University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY, United States
Department 8G030:Educational, School and Counseling Psych
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • 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 clinical assistant professor position in Educational Psychology. The appointment is a nine-month appointment, effective August 16, 2021. The position is in the non-tenure track Clinical Title Series which provides eligibility for promotion. Salary, fringe benefits, and initial operating support are competitive with other leading land-grant universities.

Qualifications include an earned Ph.D. degree in Educational Psychology or related field, a record of high-quality teaching experience at the graduate level, and an active research program in Educational Psychology or related field.

Responsibilities include the delivery of high-quality teaching to graduate students, the pursuit of a vigorous research program, and service and outreach to the college, university, and profession. The initial distribution of effort will be 50% teaching, 45% research, and 5% service.

Clinical faculty members in the Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology are highly valued, significantly contribute to teaching and training within the program, and serve in important leadership roles within the department. Opportunities for promotion without tenure are available for full-time clinical faculty members. Additional responsibilities may include participating in curriculum assessment and development, contributing to program administration, and providing service to community and professional organizations.
Please note that, to be considered an applicant, an application must be submitted via the UK Jobs site. Interested applicants should include, along with the online application form, a letter of application detailing qualifications (upload under Cover Letter), current curriculum vita (upload under Curriculum Vita), one sample of professional writing (upload under Specific Request 1), evaluations of any college teaching (upload under Specific Request 2), and names and contact information for three current references familiar with the applicant’s work (upload under Specific Request 3).

Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Kenneth Tyler (, Search Committee Chair, Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology, College of Education, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0017.

Review of applications begins May 17, 2021, and continues until the position is filled.

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