Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology
Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology

Assistant Professor of Psychological Science: Clinical Psychology

About this job: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, CLINICAL/PSYCHOPATHOLOGY

University of Vermont - Department of Psychological Science -   See this job on our site

Job is in: Burlington, VT US

Contact: Antonio Cepeda-Benito

Post Date: November 20, 2019
Job Starts: August 24, 2020

The Department of Psychological Science at the University of Vermont is seeking a full-time tenure track assistant professor in clinical psychology to begin August 2020. We are seeking applicants with expertise in any of the following areas of scholarship: forensic psychology, health psychology, rural mental health, and addiction. Applicants must have a PhD in clinical psychology. In addition, we are especially interested in applicants who can also connect with and support our general/experimental psychology program, which includes biobehavioral, developmental, and social psychology. Applicants must have a strong record of publications, potential for extramural funding, and excellent teaching and mentoring skills. The successful candidate will develop a vigorous research program and actively seek extramural funding, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and advise undergraduate and graduate students, in addition to professional contributions and service. Interest in interdisciplinary approaches and/or interdisciplinary collaboration is desirable. The faculty, students, and staff of the Department of Psychological Science encourage applications from candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. The College of Arts & Sciences has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence; more information can be found at Establishing a diverse and inclusive culture is our priority. We’re fortunate to be part of a University that holds that without diversity there cannot be academic excellence. Applicants must submit a separate statement addressing how they plan to contribute to inclusive excellence. The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University of Vermont is an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground. More information about the university’s values related to diversity can be found at Additionally, more information related to diversity resources are available at the Center for Cultural Pluralism: Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, up to three reprints of their scholarly work, a research statement, a teaching philosophy statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a statement on how they will advance inclusive excellence, and contact information for three references ( Review of applications will begin December 4, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Burlington, Vermont is located in the beautiful Lake Champlain region, surrounded by the Green and Adirondack Mountains. While Burlington is a vibrant university community, it is also a great place for families, with excellent public schools and year-round recreational opportunities. It is home to the University of Vermont and three independent colleges that provide an academically stimulating and culturally rich environment. Montreal, Canada and Boston are within easy driving distances.