South Carolina Association of School Psychologists

Supporting learning and mental health of youth in South Carolina.

Francis Marion University

13 Nov 2019 3:02 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
Employer Name Francis Marion University
Description of the position: Assistant Professor of Psychology – School Psychology (20-05)

Francis Marion University and the Psychology Department invite applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of School Psychology.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach in the undergraduate psychology program and the graduate applied psychology program. The successful candidate will need to conduct research and provide service to the university, including aiding in operation of the training clinics that are associated with advanced practica.

Applicants should have or be in the process of soon completing a PhD or PsyD from a NASP and APA approved school psychology program.  Applicants should possess or be eligible for Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP), South Carolina certification as a Certified School Psychologist III, and licensure as a psychologist.  

With a congenial and collaborative faculty, FMU offers generous internal funding opportunities for research and professional development; competitive summer research stipends are available. Also offered are exceptional clinical and research facilities at the Gail and Terry Richardson Center for the Child, the Carter Center for Health Sciences.

Francis Marion University (FMU) is a state-supported regional university with a strong emphasis on the liberal arts. Located in sunny Florence, SC, a growing city with a vibrant arts culture, FMU is within easy driving distance of the state capital, Columbia, Myrtle Beach, and Charleston. FMU is consistently rated best colleges to work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Screening of applications will begin on November 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
Position to begin: August 2020
Materials Needed:
1) Letter of Interest (Referencing Position Number 20-05), outlining teaching and research interests
2) Curriculum vitae
3) Copies of graduate transcripts (official transcripts of all transcripts will be required of the successful candidate)
4) Three letters of reference
5) FMU Faculty Application


Send Application Packet to: Dr. Crystal R. Hill-Chapman, Department of Psychology, Francis Marion University, PO Box 100547, Florence, SC 29502-0547.



Minorities and Women are strongly encouraged to apply.


An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution
Type of position Full-time
Job Description 20-05 Assistant Professor of School Psychology.docx
Contact person for job posting: Brigid Kennedy
E-mail Bkennedy@fmarion.edu
Phone Number (843 ) 661-1144


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