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Clinical Psychology Adjunct Faculty

Clinical Psychology Adjunct Faculty

locationUnited States
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023
Faculty / Staff
Full Time

Job Description:

Saybrook University, a non-profit accredited graduate school using a hybrid distance/residential learning model, seeks to hire part-time Adjunct Faculty in our Clinical Psychology degree program. Innovative and progressive applicants are invited to join a distinguished faculty, whose accomplishments reflect the quality and academic achievement of our students and graduates.

Our faculty are scholar-practitioners and leaders in their fields and professional associations, like the American Psychological Association in many of its divisions. Faculty are effective educators, inspiring clinical supervisors, well published scholars, and social activists for change. Our pedagogy includes a rich diverse curriculum with a focus on critical and creative thinking grounded in humanistic principles. It combines best practices in hybrid online and residential education. Saybrook students are mature and proficient in the use of advances in technology applied in higher education. We prepare scholar-practitioners to engage the world in the 21st century.

The position begins May 9, 2023 and remains open until filled.

Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsive and timely communication with Director of Clinical Training and university communications
  • Course Delivery/Development and Syllabus Review/Updating
    • Deliver high quality innovative on-line courses that foster critical and creative thinking
    • Ensure high academic standards and quality aligned with program goals
    • Coordination with department leadership regarding course offerings and catalog documentation
    • Potential to design innovative, progressive, and clinically responsive courses
    • Monitor department minutes and communications accordingly
  • Residential Conference Opportunities
    • Potential for presenting workshops, courses clinical training, and departmental meetings

Position Requirements:

  • Earned doctorate in clinical or counseling psychology
  • Licensed as a Clinical Psychologist
  • Previous experience in faculty leadership roles, particularly with regard to curriculum development and working across department
  • Demonstrated scholarship, clinical practice, and/or accomplishments in clinical psychology
  • Relevant supervision and teaching experience at the doctoral level (with preference for those with online teaching experience)
  • Commitment to multicultural and humanistic principles
  • Clinical experience with ethnically diverse and/or other special populations
  • Experience teaching and developing clinical psychology degree courses (e.g., practicum, internship courses)

Position Qualifications:

  • Strong commitment to the goals and vision of Saybrook University
  • Able to offer on-line instruction regarding diverse theoretical perspectives
  • Committed to excellence in teaching, practice, and research (experiences with on-line instruction is desirable)
  • Committed to the value of diversity, inclusivity and anti-racism

Personal Attributes:

  • Critical thinker
  • Thinks strategically, works independently and collaboratively
  • Affectively honest and open, with a high level of personal integrity
  • Communicates effectively
  • Consults with colleagues at all levels
  • Well organized and able to meet complex workload demands
  • Strong commitment to equity, to diversity, and to multiculturalism in education and in faculty employment.

Saybrook University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

About Saybrook University:

Saybrook University was founded 50 years ago by some of the greatest minds of the 20th century in Western progressive psychology and continues to inspire a new generation of innovators. A non-profit regionally accredited university known for its commitment to humanistic studies and rigorous research, Saybrook University’s academic model puts the student at the center of everything we do to provide a unique, transformational, learning experience. Saybrook offers advanced degrees in organizational systems, psychology, mind-body medicine, and human science, all in flexible learning formats to help students continue to be active contributors to the fields they work in while they advance their education. Saybrook University is proud to be a community of creative, compassionate innovators dedicated to pursuing new ways of thinking and doing for our professions, organizations, and communities.

For more information, visit www.saybrook.edu.

Compensation & Benefits

Three credit courses are budgeted at $2,000-4,000 per course, dependent upon student enrollment. Two credit courses are budgeted at $1,334-2,668 per course, dependent upon student enrollment. Under-enrolled courses may fall below these ranges. Additional compensation factors may impact total compensation. To learn more about our competitive benefits and additional rewards, including generous paid time-off, medical and dental insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, retirement plan with employer contribution, multiple flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, click the link below.


Saybrook University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.