The Department of Psychology at University of Detroit seeks to fill two tenure-track positions in clinical psychology beginning August 2019. The positions are at the rank of assistant professor (although outstanding candidates at another rank may be considered) and involve teaching undergraduate and graduate courses and serving as core faculty in the APA-accredited program in clinical psychology. The Department places a strong value on collaborative, cohesive and culturally sensitive approach to enhancing students' educational experience. The University offers competitive salaries and exceptional fringe benefits.
The Department of Psychology is one the University's largest departments, with four practice-oriented graduate programs (PhD Clinical Psychology, PsyS School Psychology, MA Clinical Psychology, MA Industrial-Organizational Psychology), an outpatient training clinic, and a large undergraduate major and two minors. The doctoral program in clinical psychology utilizes a practice-oriented, scientist-practitioner mode that emphasizes psychoanalytic in clinical work and research, as well as training in other evidence-based methods.
University of Detroit Mercy is located in a dynamic and growing area of Detroit and its central to a variety of cultural and recreational opportunities. The University is committed to social justice and the surrounding community.
Michigan's largest, most comprehensive private University, University of Detroit Mercy is an independent Catholic institution of higher education sponsored by the Religious Sisters of Mercy and Society of Jesus. The university seeks qualified candidates who will contribute to the University's mission, diversity, and excellence of its academic community. University of Detroit Mercy is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer with a diverse faculty and student body and welcomes persons of all backgrounds.
- A PhD in Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited program with an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship
- Licensed or license-eligible in Michigan with strong clinical experience
- Strong affinity for and ability to teach at undergraduate- and graduate-levels
- Clear evidence of research productivity or potential
- Clear evidence of the capacity to direct undergraduate and master's-level research projects as well as doctoral dissertations
- Commitment to cultural inclusion and diversity
Although candidates specializing in any area of clinical psychology will be considered, demonstrated expertise in one of following areas is especially welcomed: clinical assessment, clinical intervention, developmental, social, quantitative methods, or biological bases of behavior.
Application review will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Priority will be given to applications received before March 1, 2019. Candidates should apply by completing an application and upload materials at https://udmercy.peopleadmin.com. Applications should include a cover letter, vitae, three recommendation letters, selected preprints/reprints, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Inquiries may be direct to Kristen Abraham, PhD, Associate Professor and Search Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org