Faculty Position in School Psychology
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Education
United States


Department School of Education - 340100
Posting Open Date 07/18/2022
Open Until Filled Yes
Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Faculty Position in School Psychology Open Rank – Tenure Track / Tenure Eligible
Appointment Type Tenured/Tenure Track
Vacancy ID FAC0004125
Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent
Hours per week 40
Position Location North Carolina, US
Hiring Range Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience
Proposed Start Date 07/01/2023

Position Information

Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Carolina), established in 1793 as the first public university in the nation, is a doctoral-granting institution situated in the beautiful college town of Chapel Hill, NC. Ranked fifth among public institutions by US News & World Report, and one of the original public ivy schools, Carolina has earned a reputation as one of the best universities in the world. We pride ourselves on a strong, diverse student body, unparalleled academic opportunities, and a value unmatched by any public university in the nation. The School of Education is among the best in the nation and currently ranked #23 among all, and #14 among public, schools of education by US News & World Report. The School boasts one of the first School Psychology programs, which was established in 1966. The program offers a Ph.D. in School Psychology and is both NASP and APA accredited.

The School of Education is an academic unit reporting to the Provost. The School is a major center of research, teaching, and public service within the State of North Carolina, the nation, and the world. The School offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs. The mission of the School of Education is to conduct research, and generate basic and applied knowledge about human development, educational technology and entrepreneurship, teaching and learning, school counseling, school psychology, administration, as well as educational policy and leadership; prepare leaders in the profession of education by conducting outstanding research, teaching, and service; and assist in the development of strong and effective public schools in North Carolina. In order to fulfill its mission, the School is organized into three academic divisions: (1) Culture, Curriculum, & Teacher Education (CCATE), (2) Learning, Development & Psychological Sciences (LDPS), and (3) Educational Policy, Organization, & Leadership (EPOL).
Position Summary
The School of Education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a position in School Psychology starting July 1, 2023. This is a full-time, 9-month tenure-line or tenured appointment depending on rank at the time of hire.

Candidates will carry out a research program, actively pursue external funding, and contribute to collaborative and interdisciplinary efforts across the School of Education and campus. Candidates also will (a) develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in school psychology and related areas delivered in face-to-face, online, and/or blended formats, as well as supervise school psychology interns; (b) support strategic initiatives across the School and campus; © contribute to the ongoing development of undergraduate and graduate programs; (d) actively recruit and supervise undergraduate and graduate students; and (e) provide leadership and service at the local, state, and national levels.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Candidates must hold a doctorate in school psychology or a closely related field (e.g., child clinical psychology, counseling psychology) earned from an APA accredited program.

Candidates at the assistant professor level must have an earned doctorate at the time of hire. Candidates at the associate and full levels must have an established record of research, funding, teaching, and service to meet the University’s requirements for tenure and appointment at the respective rank. Depending on rank, candidates will demonstrate a research program that will lead to an outstanding and sustained record of scholarship and securing external funding or will already have such an established record. Candidates will have strong potential, or an established record, of outstanding university teaching and guiding students through dissertation research projects. Candidates must be eligible for licensure as a psychologist in North Carolina.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
The successful candidate should be dedicated to personal career growth, as well as to the growth of the School of Education and working closely with their colleagues in the School, the University, and their profession.
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities

Not Applicable.

Special Instructions
Submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, and the names with full contact information of four references at https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/235624. For full consideration, all application materials should be received by January 31, 2023, at which time the search committee will begin reviewing applications. The search will remain open until filled. For more information, email the search committee chair, Dr. Steve Knotek, at sknotek@email.unc.edu.
Quick Link https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/235624

Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Steve Knotek, Associate Professor
Department Contact Telephone or Email sknotek@email.unc.edu
Academic Personnel Office Contact Information
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status. 

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

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