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Clinical Assistant Professor-Psychology

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Posting Details

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Requisition Number: 0810321
Number of Open Positions: 1
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Other Title Information: Clinical Assistant Professor-Psychology
Position Type: Faculty
Organization: 204711 - PSYCHOLOGY
Position Summary:

Responsibilities include administrative/supervision duties for the PY clinic, administration duties for the Clinical Training Program, clinical supervision of graduate students, coordination of external applied placements, teaching at undergrad/graduate level, and service on departmental, college, or university committees. There is no research component.

Ad Text:

The Department of Psychology at The University of Alabama announces an opening for a Clinical Assistant Professor position. This is a 12-month position and is scheduled to begin August 16, 2017. It is appropriate for a clinical psychologist with interests in teaching, clinical supervision, and clinical administration. This position will play an important role in our Clinical Ph.D. training program, which includes four concentrations (Clinical Geropsychology, Clinical Child, Psychology and Law, and Clinical Health). The position is renewable every three years and is promotion-eligible after six years (i.e., Associate Professor), although it is not tenure-eligible.

The position includes administrative/supervision duties for the Psychology Clinic (, coordination of external applied placements, clinical supervision of graduate students, teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level, and service on department, college, or university committees. There is no research component. Candidates should have the following credentials: (1) Ph.D. prior to August 2017; (2) a graduate of an APA or CPA-accredited clinical psychology program; (3) completed an APA or CPA-accredited internship; and (4) eligible for Alabama licensure.

The University of Alabama, founded in 1831, is the flagship campus of a three campus system. The University is located in Tuscaloosa, a city of approximately 100,000 that was named an All-America City by the National Civic League. Applicants should submit a letter outlining their qualifications, teaching philosophy and effectiveness, and their potential fit with the department as a whole and with the Clinical Psychology area.

Applications should include a current vita and three letters of recommendation. Application review will begin October 1st and will continue until the position is filled. With the exception of letters of recommendation, all materials should be submitted online. Letters of recommendation should be mailed directly to Matthew Jarrett, Ph.D., Chair, Clinical Assistant Professor Search Committee, Department of Psychology, The University of Alabama, Box 870348, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0348. For more information about our department, please visit us on the web at, or contact Matthew Jarrett at 205-348-0629 or via e-mail at

Additional Position Information:
UA EEO Statement

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more.

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Search Initiation Date: 08/25/2016
Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants:
College/School/Division: Arts and Sciences
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Administrative/Leadership Philosophy
  3. Teaching Philosophy
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