Assistant Professor of Psychology

Posted: June 29, 2022

Assistant Professor of Psychology

The Department of Counseling Psychology at Holy Family University invites applications for a full-time core faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level in our Doctor of Psychology in Counseling Psychology program. This position will begin Fall 2022. The program has a strong commitment to the recognition of issues such as culture, race, and ethnicity as well as areas of diversity such as gender, age, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, and ability.  

The successful candidate should have demonstrated excellence in teaching higher education. Although the area of specialization is open, the department seeks a candidate who will be able to teach courses such as: Biological and Affective Bases, Research and Statistics, and Intellectual Assessment. It is also expected that the successful candidate will maintain a commitment to excellence in teaching, diversity, scholarship, and service. 

Duties & Responsibilities (not all inclusive)

  • Teaching courses in an array of foundational courses in psychology including but not limited to research, statistics, and assessment 
  • Assessment & Evaluation of learners
  • Student selection, orientation and assessment
  • Advising and mentoring students
  • Research/scholarship mentoring and supervision, particularly PsyD dissertations


  • Candidates must hold a PsyD or PhD degree in psychology (or a closely related field) from an APA accredited institution. 
  • licensed psychologist in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and research interest, list of courses taught, complete graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Review of applications will begin July 11, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.