1503-Assistant or Associate Professor of Professional Psychology

Job #:  1503

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 Assistant or Associate Professor level, beginning Fall 2017. We seek applicants with a doctorate in Clinical, Counseling, or Clinical Community Psychology to join the faculty of our MA/MS Applied Psychological Science program. Licensure as a psychologist and experience with collaborative research and clinical community partnerships is desirable. 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 master’s students in applied psychological science with emphasis in either clinical or community-based research application. The successful candidate will teach, mentor students, offer university service, and conduct and supervise research.  The individual will serve as a clinical coordinator, establishing and monitoring clinical placements for students in the community. 

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2016 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. Lisa Christiansen, lisac@pacificu.edu or School of Professional Psychology at Pacific University; 190 SE 8th Avenue, Hillsboro, Oregon 97123-4216.

SPP will change its name to School of Graduate Psychology as of January 1, 2017.  The school has three academic programs: MA/MS in Applied Psychological Science, PhD in Clinical Psychology, and PsyD in Clinical Psychology, and is housed within the College of Health Professions, also 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 downtown 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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