ResponsibilitiesSpecific duties and responsibilities will include: teaching ninecredit hours per semester of graduate coursework as well assupervision of doctoral dissertation committees. Reductions inteaching load may be considered where special research,supervision, professional or administrative responsibilities exist.Faculty will be expected to engage in graduate student recruitmentand advising and participate in a collegial manner in the life ofthe University.RequirementsWe seek candidates with an earned doctorate (by August 2021) froman APA-accredited doctoral program in School Psychology or closelyrelated field. Assistant Professor candidates will demonstrateinitial evidence of effective teaching and an aptitude forconducting and mentoring research activities. We are open toconsidering candidates with all areas of expertise within schoolpsychology, but successful candidates will have a clearly expresseddesire to contribute to the program and university’s mission fortraining practitioner-scientists. Applicants with state license forindependent practice or whom are seeking licensure are preferred.Candidates from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged toapply.About the ProgramAlfred’s School Psychology program was one of the first in thecountry. For more than 50 years, Alfred has prepared professionalschool psychologists for practice in schools and related child andfamily settings. The School Psychology program features a combinedspecialist-level program, approved by NASP, and a doctorate(Psy.D.) program, accredited by APA. The School Psychology programis student-focused and aims to prepare professionals for appliedschool psychology practice in schools and other child- andfamily-oriented settings.The School Psychology program is part of Alfred University’s Schoolof Graduate & Continuing Studies, which is comprised of threedivisions: Campus Graduate Programs, External Graduate Programs andExternal Undergraduate Programs. The campus graduate divisioncontains programs in School Counseling, Mental Health Counseling,School Psychology, College Student Development and Education.About Alfred UniversityFounded in 1836, Alfred University is a private institution, thefirst co-educational college in the United States where women andmen were offered the same academic programs. Alfred’s enrollmentincludes approximately 1,600 undergraduate and 150 fulltime and 500part-time graduate students. More than 50 academic and residentialbuildings are found on Alfred’s 232- acre campus with another400-acres of nearby recreational land. Alfred University offers atotal academic immersion experience to its students with a typicalstudent to faculty ratio of 13:1 across our 40 undergraduate majorsand programs with an average class size of 18. Alfred is comprisedof the College of Business, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences,Division of Performing Arts, Inamori School of Engineering, Schoolof Art & Design and the School of Graduate and ContinuingStudies.How to ApplyApplication material must include: The School of Graduate & Continuing Studies at AlfredUniversity is delighted to announce the opening of a full-timetenure track position in School Psychology at the AssistantProfessor level to begin in August of 2021. Information about thehighly acclaimed programs within our division can be found athttps://www.alfred.edu/academics/colleges-schools/school-graduate-continuing-studies/index.cfm Priority will be given to those who apply before March 1, 2021, butapplications received after this date will continue to beconsidered until the position is filled. If you are unable to applyonline, please send to: Alfred University, Human Resources, OneSaxon Drive, Alfred, NY 14802. For inquiries regarding theposition, please contact Dr. Lynn O’Connell, professor and co-chairof the search committee at [email protected] .Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equalemployment opportunity, and will not discriminate against anyemployee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color,sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physicalor mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin,marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status,domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status,political affiliation or any other characteristic protected byapplicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women areencouraged to apply. Letter of interestCurriculum vitaeCourse evaluations where availableNames, titles and contact information for three professionalreferences
High street bakery Patisserie Valerie is set to open another store in Belfast, which will create 20 new jobs.The chain will open its second store in the city on 8 November after opening its first Irish site in Belfast in May this year.Patisserie Valerie CEO Paul May has been eyeing up potential sites as part of the business’s Irish expansion.“Our first store in Belfast was really well received which is why we were so keen to proceed with the opening of our second so soon after,” May said.“As a listed company we are embarking on a large expansion strategy, which will see us opening 20 new stores a year in the UK. Northern Ireland is a great market for us and we see a wealth of untapped potential.”The chain has more than 115 outlets across the UK and Ireland with an estimated value of £320m.Patisserie Valerie is part of Patisserie Holdings plc, which currently operates under six brands: Patisserie Valerie, Drucker – which currently has 29 outlets, Vienna Patisserie, Philpotts, Baker & Spice and Flour Power City Bakery.