Dept Number/Name: 0-1255-000 / Psychology
College Division: Acad Affairs-College of Arts and Science
Salary Plan: Faculty
Job Code/Title: 9003 / Assistant Professor
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: Negotiable
Position Numbers: 00036891 & 00036892
ORGANIZATIONAL SUMMARY: The Clinical Area identifies as a clinical scientist program, is accredited by APA and by the Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System and is a member of the Academy of Psychological Clinical Science. The program currently has 9 faculty, and approximately 40 graduate students. It houses the USF Psychological Services Center, which is an outpatient training clinic. The University of South Florida is a metropolitan, Carnegie-designated Doctoral/Research-Extensive university enrolling more than 47,000 undergraduate students and is ranked in the top 50 US universities in extramural funding for research. USF is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. For information regarding the USF System, please visit our website at http://system.usf.edu/ . The Psychology Department has 38 full time faculty members (see our website at http://psychology.usf.edu/). The Department offers opportunities for research and a collegial atmosphere. Current research and clinical training sites include numerous departments at USF (e.g., USF Health, Aging Studies, Neurology, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Mental Health Law and Policy, School Psychology) as well as numerous sites within the community (e.g., Moffitt Cancer Center, Rothman Center for Neuropsychiatry, James A. Haley VA, Bay Pines VA, and multiple school systems). The Tampa area is culturally diverse and is an international tourist destination.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Department of Psychology at the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA invites applications for TWO tenure-track positions in CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY at the Assistant Professor level, with service to begin August 7, 2019. Salary is negotiable. A review of the applications will begin November 10, 2018. In order to receive full consideration, applications must be received by this date. Applications received after November 10, 2018 may be reviewed and advanced, in cases of compelling merit, up to the conclusion of the search process.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: We are particularly interested in clinical scientists who can expand on our program strengths in psychopathology and addiction, with preference for persons working in the areas of LIFESPAN DEVELOPMENT (e.g., child/adolescent psychiatry, pediatric neuropsychology) and/or DIVERSITY SCIENCE (e.g., multicultural psychology, health disparities, culturally-sensitive treatment adaptations). However, persons working in other areas of clinical science (e.g., clinical neuroscience, family therapy research, anxiety and health) will be considered, if they present with a compelling record of scholarly work.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Applicants should upload a cover letter describing their research, teaching, and clinical experience and a CV to the following link: http://employment.usf.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=60246. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Jessica Lauteria (firstname.lastname@example.org), University of South Florida, Department of Psychology, 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, PCD 4118G, Tampa, FL 33620.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have an active programmatic line of research, evidence of excellence in undergraduate/graduate teaching and beliefs consistent with a clinical science model. Candidates who have secured external research funding and supervised doctoral students are especially encouraged to apply.
MINIMUM: Doctoral degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor.
PREFERRED: Strong preference will be given to applicants with a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from an APA/CPA accredited program, including an APA/CPA accredited predoctoral internship. Florida licensure (or eligibility) is also desirable. The Psychology Department especially encourages applications from persons who will increase the diversity of our faculty.
Information for Applicants
This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.
Job Opening Number: 18608
Posting End Date: 11/10/2018
How to apply
Apply online. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.
Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter describing your research, teaching, and clinical experience along with a CV . Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.
Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Jessica Lauteria (email@example.com), University of South Florida, Department of Psychology, 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, PCD 4118G, Tampa, FL 33620.
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Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of South Florida encourages applications from women and members of minority groups. Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. For ADA accommodations, please contact Jessica Lauteria (813-974-1059; firstname.lastname@example.org) at least five working days prior to need. USF is an Equal Opportunity Institution.
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