International Psychology June Webinar

Title: The Humanistic, Vigorous and Universal Approach of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy

Presenter: Debbie Joffe Ellis, PhD

This webinar is open to the public and is being hosted by Division 52 International Psychology
Webinar Committee of the American Psychological Association. The webinar will be followed by
an opportunity to ask the presenter questions.

Click here for more information.

Faculty Search at Seton Hall University

The Department of Professional Psychology and Family Therapy at Seton Hall University is pleased to announce openings for three new faculty members. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.  The detailed opening announcement and information on the application process is available here.

For additional information, please feel free to contact Pamela Foley (pamela.foley@shu.edu) or Peggy Brady-Amoon (margaret.brady-amoon@shu.edu), Search co-chairs.

Come to Psychology Day at the United Nations

The theme for the 8th Annual Psychology Day at the United Nations on April 30th will be “Reducing Health Inequalities Within and Among Countries: Psychology’s Contributions to the United Nation’s Post-2015 Global Agenda“.

Psychology Day at the United Nations is a celebration of psychology in the context of the United Nations. It provides an opportunity for psychology to share with U.N. Permanent Missions, U.N. agencies, NGOs and the private sector the activities of psychologists at the U.N. and the role of psychology in addressing concerns of global importance. Psychology Day also introduces psychologists and psychology students to psychology’s current and potential involvement in U.N. activities and issues.

Register by going to the Psychology Day at the UN website.

Stay up to speed on news by following Psychology Day on facebook and twitter.

Pace University Psychology Department (New York City Campus) is recruiting two positions

Clinical Director of the McShane Center for Psychological Services

  • Psychology Department, Pace University-New York City Campus

Clinical Director of McShane Center for Psychological Services, Department of Psychology (Clinical Associate Professor, non-tenure track): Pace University invites applications for the Clinical Director, start date negotiable.

A Ph.D or Psy. D. is required in clinical, counseling, school, or combined school-clinical concentrations as well as NYS licensure eligible. Administrative and clinical experience are required as well as evidence of advanced skills and training.

The Psychology Department offers three graduate programs: (an APA approved Psy.D. in School-Clinical Child Psychology, a M.S. Ed. in School Psychology, and M.A. in Psychology), two undergraduate programs (a B.A. in General Psychology and B.A. in Applied Psychology and Human Relations), and a combined B.A./M.A. Program. The Clinical Director will work directly with students in the Psy.D. and M.S. Ed. Programs.

The Clinical Director will work closely with the Executive Clinical Director in overseeing the smooth functioning of the McShane Center. Position responsibilities include opportunities for collaborating in program development, community service delivery, consultation with therapists-in-training, and provision of leadership for new training opportunities for professionals. Specific responsibilities include supervision of medical records compliance, budget, preparation of documentation for university offices and accreditation, staff supervision, emergency management, monitoring students and trainees’ responsibilities and competencies, developing seminars for trainees and participation in the development of training programs and community partnerships for mental health services delivery.

Applicants should submit: 1) a cover letter addressing all qualifications specified above 2) a curriculum vitae, and 3) contact information for three references to Betsy Tomala, 41 Park Row, 13th floor (Psychology Department), New York, NY 10038 (btomala@pace.edu). Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled; applications received by January 31, 2015 are guaranteed consideration.

Pace University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Assistant Professor of Psychology (Tenure Track)

  • Psychology Department, Pace University-New York City Campus

Pace University invites applications for the anticipated tenure track position of Assistant Professor of the Psychology Department at its New York City campus to begin September 1, 2015.

The Psychology Department is housed within the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences and offers a Psy.D. in School-Clinical Child Psychology, a M.S.Ed. in School Psychology, a MA in Psychology, 2 undergraduate degrees, and a combined BA/MA degree.

The essential qualification for this position is strong expertise in research methodology and advanced statistics. The ideal candidate will have sufficient expertise in the areas of multivariate statistical analysis and structural modeling to teach these areas at a doctoral level, and provide supervision of these techniques in designing and implementing doctoral projects. Candidates will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates must possess a doctoral degree in psychology, although the area of expertise is open. Preference will be given to candidates with a distinguished scholarly record, strong teaching skills, a history of external funding, and contributions to the profession.

Applicants should submit a cover letter addressing all qualifications specified above; statement of purpose, including short and long-term goals/objectives; statement of research and teaching interests; CV; at least 3 recent or representative publications; and 3 letters of recommendation to: Betsy Tomala (btomala@pace.edu), 41 Park Row, 13th floor (Psychology Department), New York, NY 10038.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; Applications received by 01/15/2015 are guaranteed consideration. Pace University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, Women, Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.