Assistant Professor-Clinical Psychology - California State University-San Marcos in San Marcos California

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California State University-San Marcos

San Marcos, California 92096

United States


Detailed Job Description

California State University, San Marcos, expects to hire a tenure-track assistant professor for Fall 2015, in the field of Clinical Psychology.  We are looking for psychologists with a Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-accredited clinical training program. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling psychology from an APA-accredited clinical training program prior to date of appointment and evidence of the ability to establish and maintain an active and productive research program that will involve students. Only candidates with active research programs will be considered.  Applicants must have demonstrated evidence of teaching excellence and interest in supervising Masters theses. 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Evidence of effective teaching at the university level, evidence of research productivity, and experience working with students from diverse backgrounds. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated intercultural competence with diverse groups in teaching, research and/or service.

DUTIES: The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate psychology courses, primarily in clinical-psychology-related areas, and will also supervise Master’s theses, involve graduate and undergraduate students in an active research program, and participate in activities serving the department, college, university, and community. We are particularly interested in applicants whose research areas complement and expand upon our current tenure-track faculty offerings, as well as those whose work will take advantage of our ethnically diverse region. We welcome applicants with interests in interdisciplinary work.

APPLICATION: Applicants must submit a CSUSM Faculty Application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, statement of teaching philosophy, reprints/preprints of up to three representative publications, and arrange for three current letters of recommendation to be sent.  All materials are to be submitted via email to

To assure full consideration, application materials must be received on or before Oct. 15, 2014.  However, applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. 

The university is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.

CSUSM has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Visit for more information.

California State University San Marcos is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer strongly committed to equity and diversity and seeks a broad spectrum of applicants in terms of race, sexual orientation and identity, gender, age, disability and veteran’s status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Active research program
  • Teaching excellence
  • Suppervise Masters Theses
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter