ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF POSITION: This is a 12-month appointment. The successful candidate will be an active member of the campus community which includes being widely available for student help, advising students, and serving on institutional committees. Provides strategic leadership to advance the teaching, research, and service/outreach missions of the department and school. Serves as a member of the Academic Leadership Team and represents the department to students, faculty, administrators, the profession, and the general public. Will be an advocate for the program, as well as being a relentless advocate for student success and satisfaction. Works closely with the Psychology faculty, students and staff, the Dean's Office, and other campus leaders to: 1. Ensure excellence in academic programs and curriculum development. 2. Encourage and promote professional licensure. 3. Promote faculty and student involvement in social justice and civic engagement issues. 4. Expand the school's collaborations with academic, research, community, government, and industry partners. 5. Provide fiscal management and oversight of departmental operations.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE: Minimum Experience Required: Has expertise in clinical or community-based psychology. Ability to instruct graduate-level courses in Clinical Psychology, Psychopathology, and Laboratory Methods in Psychopathology Research. Has deep knowledge in program development & curriculum design. Skills to lead in-depth assessments of student learning and curriculum review, which will lead to increased effectiveness and relevance. Previous management experience with overseeing the performance of graduate-level faculty. Proven success with working with external agencies in developing opportunities for student internships. Ability to work with business partners and senior management. Proficient in social media. Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines. Must be proficient in licensing requirements for the BBS and online learning.
Highly Desirable Candidates will possess the items above, as well as the following:
A terminal doctoral degree. At least seven years' experience in a supervisory position. At least seven years of clinical experience. Have a minimum of seven years academic experience in the field of clinical or community-based psychology. Expertise in clinical research. Familiarity with clinically relevant areas of counseling research. Desire to participate in and support social justice initiatives on campus and within the community. Peer-reviewed publications. Expertise areas are open, but should be clinically relevant, with preference given to candidates focusing on community psychology, psychotherapy process, relationship counseling, group, couple or family therapy scholarship. This program values multiculturalism and social justice integration. Therefore, stronger candidates have a cross specialization with social justice or a particular cultural group. We are especially interested in expertise with Latinx and African American populations.
The CPSY Community The CPSY Program is a well-respected training program for future clinicians and professionals aspiring to work with forensic populations. Students come from diverse populations, and the responsibility to advise, direct, educate and lead is a large component of this position.
TO APPLY: The review of applications will begin immediately. For consideration, applicants should submit a Holy Names University faculty employment application, cover letter, and resume to [email protected].
*This position is not eligible for remote work outside of California.
About Holy Names University Oakland's Holy Names University was founded in 1868 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary. Rooted in Catholic intellectual and spiritual traditions, the university's mission is to empower and prepare a diverse student body for productive lives of leadership and service in a complex world. HNU offers a liberal arts and professional education through 15 undergraduate majors and 7 master's degree programs. HNU's student-centered education, with small class sizes and courses in varied formats and schedules, meets the current needs of adult learners, including first-generation students and working adults. The University's idyllic, 60-acre campus is nestled in the Oakland hills of California and offers panoramic views of San Francisco Bay. To learn more, visit www.hnu.edu.
Holy Names University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome applications from the community, alumni, and the general public. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Nestled in the Oakland, CA hills with a panoramic view of the San Francisco Bay, HNU is rooted in Catholic intellectual and spiritual traditions, empowering a diverse student body for leadership and service. Guided by the core values of the Sister of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, HNU is a progressive, inclusive, and rigorous academic community offering a liberal arts and professional education. We prepare students to think critically and imaginatively, to understand and employ the veraious modes of knowledge, to communicate clearly and persuasively, and to promote the common good. Visit our website at www.hnu.edu to learn more about Holy Names University.