Assistant Professor in School Psychology - 9 Month Salaried (College of Education, Health, and ... at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida

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Job Description:

Job Title: Assistant Professor in School Psychology - 9 Month Salaried (College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 57084

Educational Psychology and Learning Systems in the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences


The candidate will be expected to develop a program of research within the realm of school psychology, teach graduate courses in school psychology, supervise student research, and serve on doctoral committees. Candidates will be expected to provide service to the program, department, college, and university.


Candidates for this position should have an earned doctorate from an APA-accredited and/or NASP approved doctoral program in School Psychology (or a degree program with specialization in school psychology).

Preferred Qualifications

It is preferred that the candidate be licensed or license-eligible as a psychologist in Florida. Candidates with interest in conducting and teaching psychological assessments are encouraged to apply.

Other Information

The program is seeking a candidate with clear expressed interest in school psychology training, research, and professional issues. The successful candidate will demonstrate an aptitude for conducting research, teaching and mentoring graduate students, as well as a commitment to both the Ed.S. School Psychology program and the Combined Doctoral Program in Counseling Psychology and School Psychology. We are seeking a candidate who will contribute to strengthening program quality, student recruitment, and assuring continued accreditation. The successful candidate will also demonstrate experience and evidence of quality teaching of core school psychology courses, and engagement at state and/or national levels within school-psychology professional associations. We are seeking candidates with evidence of strong scholarship and evidence of (or potential for) extramural research grant funding in an area that is consistent with school-psychology research.

The roots of FSU's College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences date back to the university's establishment, and it is the oldest college of its kind in Florida. Recently expanded in 2023, the College is home to six academic departments united through a common goal to maximize human potential. In total, the College includes the Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, Department of Educational Psychology & Learning Systems, Department of Health, Nutrition, and Food Sciences, Department of Human Development & Family Science, Department of Sport Management, School of Teacher Education, numerous research centers, and three laboratory schools (Florida State University School, FSU Pembroke Pines Charter School, and The Collegiate School at FSU Panama City). The College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences serves over 4,500 students via 187 full-time faculty and 73 full-time staff.

For more information about the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences visit:

Contact Info

Lyndsay Jenkins, Ph.D.

University Information

Founded in 1851, Florida State University is a comprehensive, national, graduate-research university offering more than 280 outstanding academic and professional degrees in top programs to over 45,000 students. Consistently ranked among the best public universities in the nation, Florida State University provides extraordinary opportunities for undergraduate students to build a strong foundation in their chosen fields; study abroad at the University's overseas campuses; engage in scores of service activities; benefit from world-class library and technical facilities; participate in extensive intramural and recreational events; and interact with some of the finest students and faculty in the nation in a distinctive, welcoming environment. The Florida State University Athletics Department sponsors 20 teams that honor the Seminole Tribe of Florida. Collectively, these teams have won 21 team national championships, and over 100 team conference championships, as well as numerous individual national and conference titles. The University instills the strength, skill, and character essential for lifelong learning, personal responsibility, and achievement.

Tallahassee as a community is a vibrant mid-size city with abundant opportunities - from government internships and legislative initiatives to cultural events, shopping, dining, and outdoor activities. Tallahassee is located near the Gulf Beaches of Florida and enjoys abundant sunshine and four seasons with a mild winter climate.

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How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.

Applicants should also include a letter of application, names of three references with contact information, a statement of research, and a statement of teaching interests.

Transcripts and three letters of recommendation will be required of candidates selected for an interview.


This is a Faculty position.

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

This position is being advertised as open until filled. Review of candidates will begin February 26, 2024 and will continue until filled. We urge interested candidates to submit materials as soon as possible.

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

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