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Job title: Sessional Instructor – Department of Psychology – Faculty of Arts (Fall 2024)

Company: University of Prince Edward Island

Job description: The Department of Psychology at the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a sessional instructor during the forthcoming Fall 2024 semester. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.Please note: the course offered below will be taught in person, unless otherwise specified as an online course.PSY 6207 – Qualitative Research in Clinical PsychologyThis course builds on foundations in qualitative inquiry to support student’s assessment of the transferability of qualitative empirical and theoretical work for psychological practice. Students learn how to interrogate qualitative research for ontology, epistemology, and methodology to assess the authenticity and trust worthiness of published accounts. Analysis of case study, phenomenological, and discursive applications enable students to discern the strength and limitations inherent in each approach. Evaluation of mixed methods is also included in the course, broadly-speaking for their applicability for understanding health and psychopathology, and specifically in areas such as understanding the appropriateness, impact, and effectiveness of psychological interventions.Qualifications:The successful applicant should hold a doctoral degree in Clinical or Counselling Psychology.Preference will be given to the qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster and full-time and term contract Faculty Members of the Academic unit.Application Instructions:Applicants should submit a letter of application, an updated C.V., and the names of three referees to:Dr. Annabel J Cohen, Professor and Chair Department of PsychologyUniversity of Prince Edward IslandCharlottetown, PE C1A 4P3Tel: 902-628-4325Fax: (902) 316-2880UPEI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and reconciliation and believes in providing a positive learning and working environment where every person feels empowered to contribute. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment and encourages applications from underrepresented groups including women, Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.Closing date for applications is July 12, 2024.

Location: Prince Edward Island

Job date: Sun, 30 Jun 2024 03:55:52 GMT