Psychology Faculty

Roberts Wesleyan College invites candidates to apply for a full-time (9 month), tenure track Psychology faculty position beginning July 2020.  The psychology program is housed in the School of Natural and Social Sciences on our park-like campus in Rochester New York, providing the program with the advantages of a suburban setting within a vibrant metropolitan area.

Roberts Wesleyan College is a comprehensive, Christian college of the liberal arts, sciences, and professions serving approximately 1800 traditional and nontraditional students at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  The College is committed to integrating a Christian worldview with learning in order to prepare thoughtful, spiritually mature, service-oriented people who will help transform society. Roberts has more than 60 undergraduate programs/majors, including 6 different adult-degree completion programs, 14 graduate programs, and 12 online programs; our first doctoral program launched in 2016.  This teaching position will serve in the areas of teaching and leadership  in the master’s program in School Counseling as well as teaching support in our Doctoral and Undergraduate programs.

Required qualifications include a Doctorate in Counselor Education or Counseling; or related mental health area. NYS licensure or school counseling certification, graduate teaching experience, on-line teaching experiences, supervising dissertation research, and a record of scholarly activity preferred; Experience in clinical or public school settings is highly desirable. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to the integration of Christian faith and professional practice and a willingness to support the College’s Christian mission and identity.

Teaching responsibilities would include graduate level courses in School Counseling, Consultation, Assessment, Program Evaluation, and other undergraduate teaching based on areas of expertise. While the primary focus for faculty is teaching, effective faculty performance will also include service, profession-related activity, and scholarship.

Application Process:  Applications will be considered until February 1, 2020.  Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience.  Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a completed Application for RWC Faculty Employment (download at to:

Dr. Julie Grimm
Dean, School of Natural and Social Sciences
Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY  14624-1997

Persons from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.


RWC and NES comply with all applicable non-discrimination laws and are committed to the enhancement of human dignity and workplace diversity.