Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology – Washington State

Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology – Washington State

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, PSYCHOLOGY (CLINICAL)

The Department of Psychology at Washington State University Vancouver invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Clinical Psychology in Vancouver, WA, beginning August 16, 2014.  Duties include developing and maintaining a productive research program, mentoring undergraduate and graduate student research, and teaching undergraduate and graduate courses on topics of clinical psychology. Required qualifications include a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from an APA- or CPA-accredited clinical psychology program before employment start date, completion of an APA- or CPA-approved internship, being licensed or license eligible in the State of Washington; a demonstrated record of research publication; and an ability to advance diversity in teaching, research, or service consistent with the campus strategic plan (http://admin.vancouver.wsu.edu/office-chancellor/wsu-vancouver-strategic-plan).  Preference is given to applicants with expertise in health psychology, with an emphasis in addictions; college-level teaching record; and expertise in working with historically disadvantaged populations.

Applicants should apply online through WSU Human Resources (http://www.wsujobs.com) and submit a letter of application describing their skills/knowledge/expertise relevant to the required and preferred qualifications, a CV, and up to four reprints.  Review of applications begins March 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.  Direct inquiries via email to Stephen Lakatos, Search Committee Chair (lakatos@vancouver.wsu.edu).

WSU Vancouver is located on a beautiful 351-acre campus across the Columbia River from Portland, Oregon, offering numerous opportunities for research and collaboration with a variety of nearby institutions, agencies, and organizations. A personal atmosphere, small classes, and interaction with world-class faculty attract more than 3,100 students and approximately 140 full-time faculty members. The Department of Psychology offers undergraduate majors in Psychology and a formal minor in addiction studies. Faculty also mentor graduate students recruited through the Ph.D. program in Experimental Psychology. Interested candidates can learn more at: http://directory.vancouver.wsu.edu/psychologyWashington State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action educator and employer.