Assistant/Associate Professor #499685 Clinical Psychology

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number 20111313
Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor #499685 Clinical Psychology
Template Title
Position Type Faculty
Position Number 499685
Department Psychology

Position Summary Information

Job Summary/Basic Function

Duties: The Department of Psychology at Lamar University invites applications for a tenure track position in Clinical Psychology at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank beginning in August 2017.

The Psychology Department has a master’s program in Applied Psychology with concentrations in I/O Psychology and Clinical Psychology.

We seek an excellent teacher and researcher with the ability to teach psychometrics, psychotherapy and personality and intellectual assessment at the graduate level as well as to contribute to the large undergraduate program. The individual will also be responsible for supervising graduate student theses and serving on committees at the departmental, college and university levels.

Lamar University is part of the Texas State University System, with a total student enrollment of approximately 15,000.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology and licensure as a psychologist.

EEO Statement

Lamar University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

We are proud to provide Veteran’s Employment Preference in compliance with Texas Senate Bill 805, Section 657.003.

Preferred Qualifications
Security Sensitive Statement

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code ยง51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Salary Commensurate
Work Hours

Application Information

Posting Date 12/22/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should apply online at:

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, names and contact information for three (3) professional references and three (3) letters of recommendation and any supporting materials to

If unable to attach recommendation letters electronically or prefer to send confidentially, send to : Please include the Position number in the e-mail or recommendation letter.

Questions may be addressed to Dr. Beth Aronson (email:

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you claiming Veteran's Preference in accordance with Texas Senate Bill 805, Section 657.003? FAILURE TO EMAIL THE FOLLOWING REQUIRED DOCUMENTS PER THESE INSTRUCTIONS MAY IMPACT VETERAN'S PREFERENCE: To claim Veteran's Preference under the law you must be: (1) a veteran, including a veteran with a disability; (2) a surviving spouse of a veteran killed on active duty who has not remarried; or (3) an orphan of a veteran if the veteran was killed while on active duty. If claiming Veteran's Preference, you MUST immediately email to your specific supporting documentation at the time of application such as the DD Form 214 (member 4 copy), AND, if applicable, the Dept of Veteran's Affairs Verification of Disability Benefits Letter if claiming a service related disability, a DD Form 1300 to include qualifying Death, Birth, and Marriage Certificates if claiming surviving spouse/orphan. Your email MUST also include your name, position number, job title and the department for each position you are applying for. Documents received after a position closes will not be accepted.
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THEBC) maintains a list of Institutions Whose Degrees are Illegal to Use in Texas. A copy of this list can be found at: As part of your educational qualifications for this position, are you claiming a degree from any of the institutions listed on the THEBC website referenced above?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * What is the highest level of education you have achieved? Please note that only education received from a regionally accredited institution of higher education will be considered when determining if your education credentials meet the requirements for the position.
    • None
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • All but Dissertation
    • Earned Doctorate
    • Professional degree (MD, JD, etc)
  4. * In what subject did you receive your highest degree?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Which of the following best describes your licensing status?
    • I am fully licensed as a psychologist in the State of Texas.
    • I am a licensed psychologist by reciprocity with another state.
    • I am an actively licensed psychologist in good standing in another (non-reciprocal) state.
    • I am a provisionally psychologist icense in the State of Texas.
    • I am a licensed psychological associate in the State of Texas.
    • I am a licensed professional counselor in the State of Texas.
    • I am a licensed Specialist in School Psychology in the State of Texas.
    • I have completed my required practicum hours and am in the process of applying for my license as a psychologist in the State of Texas.
    • My license as a psychologist in the State of Texas is no longer active.
    • I do not have any type of icense as a psychologist or counselor.
    • I have a license in the State of Texas as a psychologist and have sanctions.
    • I have a license in another state as a psychologist and have sanctions.
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3
  4. Unofficial Transcript 2
  5. Unofficial Transcript 3
  6. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  7. Miscellaneous