1500-Assistant or Associate Professor of Professional Psychology

Job #:  1500

The School of Professional Psychology (SPP) in the College of Health Professions at Pacific University Oregon is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position at the advanced Assistant or Associate Professor level, beginning Fall 2017. We seek applicants with a PhD or PsyD in Clinical Psychology (or closely related field) who specialize in at least one of the following areas: cognitive and/or personality assessment, adult health service psychology, persistent/severe mental illness, or college counseling. Individuals with experience or research in diversity issues, including health or healthcare equity, are particularly encouraged to apply.  We are an academic community that is dedicated to cultural infusion and preparation of clinical psychology doctoral students to work as health service psychologists in a range of healthcare settings and roles. The successful candidate will teach, mentor students, conduct and supervise research, and may supervise clinical service delivery in SPP’s training clinic. This individual will serve as the Director of the Adult Track and as such will have some administrative responsibilities.  Candidates must be licensed or license eligible in Oregon. 

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a detailed letter of interest and competencies, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations, reprints or preprints (if available), and names of three referees to Dr. Jennifer Clark at jenniferclark@pacificu.edu.

SPP will change its name to School of Graduate Psychology effective January 1, 2017.  The school is located in downtown Hillsboro, adjacent to Tuality Community Hospital. SPP has two integrated health/mental health clinics, the Pacific Psychology and Comprehensive Health Clinics in Downtown Portland and in Hillsboro.  The College of Health Professions is home to schools of physical therapy, audiology, occupational therapy, physician assistant studies, dental health science, pharmacy, and healthcare administration.  Opportunities for interprofessional collaboration are plentiful and encouraged.  Pacific University’s Health Professions campus, located in Hillsboro, OR, is 15 miles west of Downtown Portland and easily accessible by public transit. The Portland-metro area consistently ranks among the most livable regions in the U.S., and the surrounding area (e.g., Mt. Hood National Forest, Pacific Ocean, Willamette Valley) provides a diverse variety of recreational activities.

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