The University of Texas Permian Basin welcomes applications for a visiting Clinical or Counseling Psychologist beginning August 17, 2020. The position is at the Visiting Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank. We offer a competitive salary and relocation expenses.
The ideal candidate for the position should hold a terminal degree from an APA approved program and be eligible for licensure as Psychologist in the State of Texas. This position requires teaching a four four load with undergraduate courses as well as graduate courses in practicum supervision, ethics, and personality and intellectual assessment, with a willingness to teach online. The Psychology Department at UT Permian Basin prides itself on excellence in both teaching and research. Teacher-scholars are especially encouraged to apply.
Questions may be directed to Dr. James Olson, Chair of the Search Committee, at Olson_J@UTPB.edu.
UT Permian Basin is one of seven academic institutions in the University of Texas System; there are also six health science institutions in the UT System. The Department of Psychology presently has 8 full-time faculty. We offer the BA online and face-to-face. Both are robust programs. We also offer the MA in Psychology with clinical and experimental concentrations.
UT Permian Basin is located in the warm and sunny climate of West Texas. The Midland/Odessa area is ideal for those who enjoy hiking, geology, and the outdoors. Several Texas state parks are located within 200 miles of the university.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please include a letter of interest, CV, a research and teaching statement, student course evaluations for the past year, and a list of three references in your application.
All applicants must submit a UTPB electronic application in order to be considered.
Please include all required documents with your submission (multiple documents may be scanned as a single document and added to the Portfolio field on the Attachments page of the application).
**Unofficial transcripts of all college work are acceptable for purposes of the application. Official transcripts are required upon hire and before a letter of appointment may be issued.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interviews will be conducted virtually, consistent with COVID-19 social distancing guidelines.
The University offers an excellent compensation package, which includes a broad range of employee benefits and a generous retirement program (TRS). We invite you to learn more at www.utpb.edu.
UT–Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented group members are encouraged to apply.
UTPB participates in e-Verify.
• Terminal degree from an APA-approved program • Eligible for licensure as a Psychologist in the State of Texas • Ability to successfully pass a criminal background check
Internal Number: F089P
About The University of Texas Permian Basin
The only university named after a geological formation, The University of Texas Permian Basin is a University of Texas System institution, which includes nine academic universities and six health institutions statewide. Surrounded by one of the largest oilfields in the country, UTPB is home to over 5,500 students and approximately 250 teaching faculty. Located in Odessa, Texas, the University has an impact of nearly $250 million on the regional economy and is recognized for its affordability, awarding roughly $15 million in financial aid annually. With 35 undergraduate and 18 graduate programs of study to choose from – as well as the flexibility of fully on-line undergraduate and graduate degree programs – the University consistently ranks among the top 5 Texas public universities for students employed or accepted in graduate/professional school within one year of graduation. At UTPB, you get it all: the small-campus feel with the might of The University of Texas System.
As a regional, comprehensive institution, The University of Texas Permian Basin serves a diverse community of students from the region, the state, and beyond. Through excellence in student-centered teaching, lear...ning, research, and public service, the University cultivates engaged citizens and impacts lives while advancing technology and the public interests of West Texas. The University aspires to be a vibrant student-focused center of excellence for learning, culture, and economic development, preparing students for leadership and success in a complex and changing world. We invite you to learn more about us at: www.utpb.edu.
The University of Texas Permian Basin values the great variety of intellectual and cultural perspectives that contribute to our success. We strongly believe that our future depends heavily on our ability to embrace diversity and leverage the strength of inclusion. The University prohibits unlawful discrimination against a person because of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation and gender identity. The University's commitment to equal opportunity extends its nondiscrimination protections to gender expression. The Office of Human Resources prohibits discrimination on the basis of a disability. If you require an accommodation in the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 432-552-2747. Note: The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires The University of Texas Permian Basin to employ only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the U.S. New employees must present documents verifying identity and right to accept employment.
UTPB participates in E-Verify.