Company Name:

University of Vermont


Burlington, Vermont

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Assistant Professor

Work Setting:

University/4-Year College

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

Entry Level

Required Education:


Date Posted:

October 1, 2019

Assistant Professor of Psychological Science: Forensic Psychology

The Department of Psychological Science at the University of Vermont is seeking a full-time tenure track assistant professor with expertise in forensic psychology to begin August 2020. Applicants must have a doctorate in clinical psychology, a strong record of publications, potential for extramural funding, and excellent teaching and mentoring skills. The successful candidate will develop a vigorous research program and actively seek extramural funding, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and advise undergraduate and graduate students, in addition to professional contributions and service. Interest in interdisciplinary approaches and/or interdisciplinary collaboration is desirable.

The faculty, students, and staff of the Department of Psychological Science encourage applications from candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. The College of Arts & Sciences has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence; more information can be found at Establishing a diverse and inclusive culture is our priority. We’re fortunate to be part of a University that holds that without diversity there cannot be academic excellence. Applicants must submit a separate statement addressing how they plan to contribute to inclusive excellence.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law.

The University of Vermont is an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground.

More information about the university’s values related to diversity can be found at Additionally, more information related to diversity resources are available at the Center for Cultural Pluralism:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, up to three reprints of their scholarly work, a research statement, a teaching philosophy statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a statement on how they will advance inclusive excellence, and contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin October 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

Burlington, Vermont is located in the beautiful Lake Champlain region, surrounded by the Green and Adirondack Mountains. While Burlington is a vibrant university community, it is also a great place for families, with excellent public schools and year-round recreational opportunities. It is home to the University of Vermont and three independent colleges that provide an academically stimulating and culturally rich environment. Montreal, Canada and Boston are within easy driving distances.

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