Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychology



Job description

The Department of Psychology at Oklahoma City University seeks applications for a nine-month, non-tenure track clinical faculty position beginning in the fall of 2019. While primary teaching responsibilities will be at the graduate level in our PsyD program in clinical psychology, candidates will also have some involvement in our undergraduate program as well. This faculty position will have a multi-year initial appointment. The appointment is renewable upon completion of a successful performance review.


The successful candidate will have a completed PhD or PsyD degree from an APA accredited program in Clinical Psychology. Successful candidates will have college teaching experience particularly with graduate students and evidence of scholarly activity. Candidates should be licensed or license eligible (pending state specific requirements) as a psychologist in the State of Oklahoma. Previous experience in providing clinical supervision and working within APA accredited programs is a plus.

The Petree College of Arts and Sciences at Oklahoma City University

The Petree College of Arts and Sciences embraces the value of a liberal arts education and prepares students in all disciplines to think critically, creatively, and ethically. Our students are challenged to become servant leaders through an education that engages them to become socially and ecologically responsible citizens in our world. Through rigorous coursework taught by excellent faculty, the Petree College is committed to an education that is relevant, socially engaged, and life transforming. The faculty and staff of Petree College are not only concerned about preparing students for careers. More importantly, we want to prepare you for life. We hope that you will join us to participate in an education that will make a difference for you and for the world.

About Oklahoma City University

Oklahoma City University was founded in 1904 and is a coeducational, urban, private university located in the Uptown district of Oklahoma City. The university is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and offers a wide variety of degrees in the liberal arts and sciences disciplines. Oklahoma City University is the only Oklahoma institution listed in the top tier of the regional, master’s-level university category by U.S. News and World Report magazine.

Employee Benefits

The faculty of OCU are afforded a generous and comprehensive benefits package designed to fit the needs of you and your family. Benefits offered include: health (medical, dental and vision) insurance, flexible spending accounts, university paid life insurance, university paid long-term disability insurance, retirement plans, and tuition remission for employees and qualifying dependents who wish to take classes or pursue a degree at OCU

How to apply

Submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, research interests, and clinical interests, list of professional references, and unofficial transcripts.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Contact for Additional Questions

Search Chair: Dr. Melissa Hakman, Chair, Department of Psychology,

Diversity Advocate: Dr. Bill Sharp, Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychology,

Oklahoma City University embraces the United Methodist tradition of scholarship and service and welcomes all faiths in a culturally rich community dedicated to student success. Men and women pursue academic excellence through a rigorous curriculum focused on students’ intellectual, moral, and spiritual development to prepare them to become effective leaders in service to their communities.