The Michigan School of Psychology (MSP) seeks talented applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching for full-time faculty positions. There is opportunity for a multiple year contract after the first year of successful employment. Full-time faculty responsibilities include teaching master’s and doctoral level courses, advising and supervision of students, facilitation of student research, chairing dissertations, and membership on faculty and institutional committees.
This is a full-time,12-month, in-person appointment with competitive salary and benefits. Positions begin in the 2022-2023 academic year, consisting of three semesters, with the opportunity for a multiple year contract after the first year of successful employment. Faculty report to the Dean of Academic Programs.
The workload typically consists of:
The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to and experience in working with diverse populations; will support the values and vision of MSP; possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills; a commitment to the practitioner-scholar model of teaching; and a record of achievement in the field of health services psychology, research and clinical practice. MSP is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the MSP community.
The full-time faculty appointment is provided with competitive salary and benefits. Starting salary is a minimum of $75,225 with the opportunity for additional overload pay and compensation for dissertation committee work.
COVID-19 vaccinations are required for all MSP employees and students.
The Michigan School of Psychology (MSP) is fully committed to increasing the diversity of the faculty and strongly welcomes applications from candidates who would enhance our inclusive educational community. MSP is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer.
A review of applications will begin March 1, 2022 and review of complete applications will continue until the positions are filled. To apply, submit a cover letter of interest with a brief description of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts (unofficial accepted with application), and complete contact information for three references to:
Michigan School of Psychology
An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a Criminal Background Check.
The Michigan School of Psychology, an independent not-for-profit graduate school, provides an educational climate which inspires students to live up to their potential, professionally and personally. Offering an APA accredited Doctor of Clinical Psychology degree, a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology and a certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis, our mission is to educate psychologists today who will transform our world tomorrow. We believe in every person’s power to grow. MSP operates from three core values: (1) We respect every person. Period. (2) We value genuine relationships. (3) We practice what we teach. Our faculty are licensed psychologists and all are engaged in professional practice.
MSP is committed to diversity, inclusion and educational equity and was founded in 1980 as the Center for Humanistic Studies, during the humanistic movement under the leadership of its founders. Please visit our website for more information about the Michigan School of Psychology: https://msp.edu
The MSP campus is located in Farmington Hills, Michigan, a suburb of metropolitan Detroit, the largest urban area in Michigan. This is a culturally and ethnically diverse area, known as the world’s automotive capital and contains many major corporations. Metro Detroit is rich in arts, culture and business opportunity with world class hotels, restaurants, entertainment, museums and theaters. In 2018, Time Magazine named Farmington Hills as the best place to live in Michigan.