Position Description - The College of Education at Lehigh University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position in our APA-accredited Counseling Psychology Program. We are looking for a scientist-practitioner whose scholarly interests fit with our mission of offering a multicultural and global education to graduate students. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the program's mission in research (within a recognized area of counseling psychology), teaching (in counseling psychology and school counseling programs), and supervision of students in practicum and fieldwork settings. Candidates with the following credentials will be considered:
Doctorate in Counseling Psychology (or a closely related specialty) with a scientist-practitioner emphasis
Licensed, or license eligible, as a psychologist in Pennsylvania
Demonstrated or potential for mentoring of masters and doctoral student research; teaching, advising
Interest and background in multicultural issues and social justice, vocational psychology, or school counseling
Promise of a strong scholarly record and program of research, and potential to successfully secure external funding
Lehigh University is a highly competitive Doctoral/Research Extensive university of 4400 undergraduates and 1800 graduate students, located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania with easy access to New York City and Philadelphia. The College of Education is strongly committed to enhancing and maintaining strong reciprocal relations with the multicultural, largely Spanish-speaking community in which it is located. The Counseling Psychology Program, housed in the College of Education offers a doctorate in Counseling Psychology as well as masters' degrees in Counseling and Human Services, School Counseling, and International Counseling. Signature areas of the Counseling Psychology program include multicultural issues and social justice, counseling process/outcomes and supervision, international counseling, school counseling, vocational counseling, and early childhood. The Program faculty have established strong research and service partnerships in the Lehigh Valley, including our Community Voices Clinic.
Additional information about the Counseling Psychology program is available at: http://ed.lehigh.edu/academics/programs/cp
Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked in the top tier of national research universities each year. We are a coeducational, nondenominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe.