Company Name:

Alliant International University


Sacramento, California

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Clinical Psychology, Assistant/Associate Professor

Work Setting:

University/4-Year College

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Education:


Date Posted:

October 11, 2019

Clinical Psychology PsyD Program Core Faculty - Sacramento

Clinical Psychology PsyD Program Core Faculty - Sacramento

About Alliant International University:

The CALIFORNIA SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL PSYCHOLOGY (CSPP) at Alliant International University offers APA-accredited doctoral programs (PsyD and PhD) in Clinical Psychology at five campuses in California, a Clinical Counseling master's program at two campuses in California, COAMFTE-accredited master's and doctoral programs in Marital and Family Therapy at four campuses in California, a national postdoctoral master's program in psychopharmacology, and international programs in Hong Kong, Japan and Mexico.

CSPP's mission is to provide the highest quality education, training, research and service in professional psychology and related human service fields. We strive to improve the quality of life by fostering respect for human diversity in a multicultural and international society and by combating discrimination in all its forms. We seek to redefine excellence in scholarship via models of applied clinical research that provide a solid framework to understand and address problems of contemporary life.

Alliant International University is a nationally ranked and recognized, fully accredited learning institution that educates and prepares students to work in a multicultural/international world. With campuses and learning centers across California and in Japan, Hong Kong, and Mexico, Alliant brings a unique global perspective to its curriculum and challenges its students with a practical sense of the world and current affairs. Enhancing Alliant's multi-cultural atmosphere is the diversity of its nearly 4,000 students from 49 states and over 75 countries. Offering courses of study in a wide range of professional and world-changing fields including psychology, education, business, law and forensics, Alliant provides a vibrant interactive academic environment for its faculty and an exciting job opportunity for all its employees.

Job Description:

The PsyD Program in Sacramento, California invites applications to join our APA-accredited program as a core faculty member with either an Assistant or Associate Professor rank. We may be able to open two positions; one with funding already approved and the other pending approval. Our Psy.D. program offers excellent generalist training incorporating multiculturalism throughout the curriculum that was just reaccredited by APA Commission on Accreditation with the next site visit in 10 years. Although the area of clinical and/or research expertise is open, we are particularly interested in candidates who are able to chair dissertations and qualified to teach one or more of the following courses: Cultural Diversity; Introduction to Psychotherapy; Foundations of Clinical Practice; Consultation; Theories of Personality and Psychotherapy; Intellectual Assessment; and/or Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Stronger candidates will have a cross specialization with social justice or a cultural group. This position will begin Fall Semester, 2020. If you have questions about the position contact Matt Baity, Ph.D., Chair of the Search Committee at


The position requires evidence of or promise of excellence in graduate level teaching, capability to supervise doctoral research, a record of scholarship, clinical expertise, and a commitment to multicultural training. Candidates must hold a PhD or PsyD in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA accredited program; California license or license eligibility as a psychologist in California is required by the time the position begins. Employment contingent on a successful background check.

Additional Information:

Alliant's Sacramento campus is located in the city serving as California's capital. With a population of 500,000 and a metropolitan population of 2,500,00, it is the 4th largest region in California. Sacramento is America's 10th most diverse city. As the seat of California's government, Sacramento is the home to many state-wide organizations, non-profits, and advocacy groups - offering students unparalleled networking and experience opportunities. The campus is easily accessible from all major thoroughfares in the metropolitan Sacramento area and is located approximately 2 hours from San Francisco and 2 hours from Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.

Anti-Discrimination Policy: Alliant International University prohibits discrimination in employment and in its educational programs and activities, including admission or access thereto, on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or associational preference.

Alliant International University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to ensuring a high quality of education through the diversity of the University community and the curriculum. Women, people of color, people with disabilities and people from other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply, as we actively seek to increase diversity at all levels. The University will conduct its programs, services and activities consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations and orders.

This policy is governed by Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Act of 1991, Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the regulations implementing these

Application Instructions:


Applicants should submit the following: a one page letter of application describing your interest in and fit for the position including your teaching approach and research interests, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching and research excellence and three letters of recommendation.

Applications received by 11/1/19 will be given priority review.

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