University of Colorado Assistant or Associate Professor - Clinical Psychology in Colorado Springs, Colorado
The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) at https://www.uccs.edu/experience/about-uccs is seeking applicants for a tenure/tenure-track faculty position in clinical psychology with specialized training and research interests in geropsychology/aging. The position will begin August 2021 at the assistant or associate professor level in the Psychology Department at https://www2.uccs.edu/psych/ . Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Psychology or Clinical Psychology from a university-affiliated APA-accredited clinical psychology program, with evidence of research and clinical training in clinical geropsychology/aging. Interest in providing to clinical training leadership is desirable.
UCCS faculty are committed to excellence in teaching and research, with the expectation that faculty maintain a productive program of research with commitment to obtain external funding. Clinical instruction and supervision in the department’s community clinic (UCCS Aging Center) may be part of the teaching load in addition to undergraduate and graduate classes. Candidates must be eligible for Colorado licensure within one year of hire. The Psychology Department currently offers a BA program in Psychology, an MA program with tracks in Clinical Psychology and Psychological Science (with optional sub-plans), and a Clinical Psychology PhD with Major Areas of Study in Geropsychology or Trauma Psychology (more information is available at https://www.uccs.edu/psych/). The new hire will join 4 clinical geropsychologists within the department.
UCCS is one of four campuses in the University of Colorado system and is home to over 10,200 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. It is located on the front range of the Rockies in Colorado Springs which has a metropolitan population of approximately 650,000 and access to diverse recreational areas and cultural activities. In 2018, UCCS was recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education and Colorado Springs and is currently ranked #3 in the U.S. News & World Report list of the best places to live in the U.S.
The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package. Information on benefits programs can be found at: http://www.cu.edu/employee-services .
Total compensation includes salary plus health, retirement, and non-cash compensation. Information on calculating total compensation can be found at: https://www.cu.edu/node/153125 .
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- Ph.D. in Psychology or Clinical Psychology from a university-affiliated APA-accredited clinical psychology program
- Evidence of research and clinical training in clinical geropsychology/aging.
Primary Location: Colorado Springs
Job Category Faculty
Department C0001 -- Colorado Springs Campus
Posting Date Aug 7, 2020
Unposting Date Ongoing
Posting Contact Name Laura Chandler
Posting Contact Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Posting Number 00483723
Req ID: 18903
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