Assistant Professor in Child Clinical Psychology: The University of Montana, Department of Psychology, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in our APA-accredited clinical psychology program to begin Fall, 2019. PhD degree in clinical psychology is required at the time of appointment. Duties include contributing to the graduate child and school emphases in teaching and research; undergraduate teaching; and supervision of doctoral and master’s research and clinical practica. The teaching load is two courses per semester, with the potential opportunity for online teaching in the future. Courses may include child interventions, child assessment, and developmental psychology. We seek candidates with an established record of excellence in teaching and research; area of research specialization is open. Clinical licensure eligibility in Montana is required.
The Department of Psychology, located in the College of Humanities and Sciences, has 17 full-time faculty members and currently offers PhD degrees in clinical psychology, school psychology, and experimental psychology. Our PhD programs in clinical and school psychology are APA-accredited with an on-site training clinic. The department offers excellent opportunities to develop teaching and research interests that bridge department and college areas. New faculty members are provided research support including lab space, a reasonable teaching load, and start-up funds for equipment. Salary is competitive in the region. Faculty members are expected to develop strong research programs in their areas of interest and are encouraged to collaborate with faculty and students in other departmental research areas.
The University of Montana is the state’s flagship university, with a student enrollment of approximately 11,000. The town boasts small-town charm with big-city sophistication – and amenities. Situated in the recreational center and health services hub of Western Montana, the department has a vibrant faculty and a close connection with our students and the broader community. Missoula is home to a wide range of renowned writers, artists, musicians, and outdoor enthusiasts, in addition to being a wonderful place to raise a family.
The university seeks to attract collaborative, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber. The University of Montana is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from minorities, veterans, and gender diverse individuals. The application materials are available in an alternate format upon request. Qualified candidates may request veterans’ preference in accordance with state law.
Further information about the department is available on our web page at http://www.hs.umt.edu/psychology. Screening of completed applications will begin January 15, 2019, and will continue until the position has been filled.
TO APPLY: View full job description, qualifications, and apply online at http://umjobs.silkroad.com. Application materials should include a CV, statements regarding research program and teaching philosophy, and three individuals providing letters of reference.