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Lecturer-Counseling Psychology
or until filled
School of Psychological and Behavioral Sciences-SIUC
College of Health and Human Sciences-SIUC

The School of Psychological and Behavioral Sciences at Southern Illinois University Carbondale anticipates an opening for a full-time, 9-month, continuing, tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor in Counseling Psychology, with expertise in Multicultural or Cross-Cultural Psychology. The position will contribute to SIUC's APA-accredited doctoral program in Counseling Psychology. The appointment begins on August 16, 2021. 

We are particularly interested in a faculty member who can serve as a mentor and role model for students in this program that is highly diverse and values social justice.

Teaching responsibilities may include Cross-Cultural Psychology, Psychology of Race and Racism, Psychological Construction of Gender, Psychology of Women, Counseling Skills, and Supervision. We are particularly interested in a faculty member who can serve as a mentor and role model for students in this program that is highly diverse and values social justice. The selected individual will be expected to establish a strong program of peer-reviewed research / scholarship and to provide service to the School, College, University, and discipline as appropriate to academic rank.

Ph.D. in Psychology from an APA-accredited or CPA-accredited Counseling or Clinical Psychology program with an APA-accredited or CPA-accredited internship. ABD applicants will be considered if all requirements for the Ph.D. will be completed by August 15, 2021. If all requirements for the Ph.D. are not completed by August 15, 2021, a term, non-tenure track appointment may be offered in accordance with University policy (

Areas of scholarly interest and expertise must include cross-cultural/multicultural issues and/or issues surrounding gender identity.

Required qualifications include demonstrated potential for the following: an active, independent research program; effective graduate and undergraduate teaching, practicum supervision, graduate advising, and thesis and dissertation research supervision.


Evidence of a strong commitment to scholarship and ability to work effectively in a traditional scientist-practitioner professional psychology (i.e., health service psychologist) program; licensed or license eligible in Illinois.

Along with your application, please upload the following documents: cover letter, CV, reprints, teaching evaluations (if available) and three letters of recommendation
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, applications should be received by December 1, 2020.

The School of Psychological and Behavioral Sciences is a vibrant and collegial academic unit that provides many opportunities for collaboration with faculty and students from programs in Clinical Psychology—Adult and Child (APA-accredited), Behavior Analysis and Therapy, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and Applied Psychology. For further information on our programs, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is a Carnegie High Research Activity Institution. To learn more visit
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Amy Shuck
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SIU Carbondale, member of the SIU System, is an anti-racist community that opposes racism, discrimination and inequity in any form, and embraces diversity, inclusion, equity, and justice for all people.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed
and encouraged and will receive consideration.