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Assistant or Associate Professor of Counseling and Community Psychology

Russell Sage College
Job Location:
Troy, New York

About Russell Sage College:

Russell Sage College is a dynamic, comprehensive college of approximately 2,600 students. Through a strong liberal education curriculum and progressive academic programs, Russell Sage College serves traditional students and working professionals who pursue bachelor's, master's (the primary locus for this position), and doctoral degrees on campuses in Troy and Albany, NY. Russell Sage College also offers online programs.

At the graduate psychology program level, there is a dual emphasis on counseling and community psychology, and a social justice orientation informs our curriculum. The graduate Psychology programs in Community Psychology and Counseling & Community Psychology are housed in the School of Health Sciences (SHS). The mission of the SHS is to be a leader in community-based healthcare education and research.

New York's Capital Region, located between the beautiful Adirondack and Catskill mountains, has a rich cultural and educational environment, as well as endless outdoor recreation year-round. Boston, Montreal, and New York City are within easy access of the Capital Region.

Job Description:

The Department of Psychology at Russell Sage College (RSC) invites potential candidates to apply for a full-time tenure-track position as Assistant or Associate Professor, effective Fall 2022. The primary responsibility for this position will be teaching in the graduate M.A. in Counseling and Community Psychology program; and also include teaching undergraduate courses. Duties may also include supervising interns, developing practicum and internship sites, and participating in student recruitment. The successful candidate will also have an active program of scholarship. 


The successful candidate will possess a Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology and have an interest in interdisciplinary collaboration around issues of health and wellness across the lifespan from a community perspective with a particular focus on underserved populations. A background in multicultural counseling and positive psychology is especially welcome. Preference will be given to graduates of APA accredited doctoral programs and internships. Candidates should be licensed or license-eligible in New York State.

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