Job #:  1607

The School of Graduate Psychology (SGP) in the College of Health Professions at Pacific University Oregon is accepting applications for a Practicum Coordinator, beginning Fall 2018. The candidate will work closely with the current Directors of Clinical Training for three accredited programs:  APA accredited PsyD and PhD Programs in Clinical Psychology, and an MPCAC accredited MA Program in Applied Psychological Science.  The position is administrative and, as such, this is a staff position with faculty rank.  We seek applicants with a PhD or PsyD in Clinical Psychology and a strong interest in administrative work in a vibrant graduate school. Individuals with previous experience in administrative roles and/or developing and supporting clinical training activities and working within accreditation guidelines are particularly encouraged to apply.  We are an academic community that is dedicated to cultural infusion and preparation of clinical psychology doctoral and master’s students to work as health service psychologists, clinical science researchers, or behavioral healthcare providers in a variety of healthcare and academic settings and roles. Candidates must be licensed or license eligible in Oregon as psychologists. 

Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a detailed letter of interest and competencies, curriculum vitae, and names of three referees to Carmen Hinckley at  

The School of Graduate Psychology is housed in the College of Health Professions and is located in downtown Hillsboro, Oregon, adjacent to Tuality Hospital, an OHSU partner. Hillsboro is 15 miles west of downtown Portland and is easily accessible by public transit.  SGP 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 hygiene studies, pharmacy, and healthcare administration.  Opportunities for interprofessional collaboration are plentiful and encouraged.  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. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Pacific University encourages minorities, persons with disabilities, women, and veterans to apply.

An employee with a Staff appointment with faculty rank may hold rank of instructor, assistant professor, associate professor, or professor, and is eligible for promotion and sabbatical, but not tenure status.


Pacific University is a small but diverse community, where students thrive in a personal academic environment.  Tracing its roots back to 1849, when it began as a school for orphans of the Oregon Trail, Pacific has long been devoted to making a difference in people’s lives.  Nestled in the valley at the base of the coastal range and Mount Hood, the university is only a half hour to the Portland metro center. 

Today, students study in a unique combination of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in the liberal arts and sciences, optometry, education, health professions and business.  Pacific University has campuses in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene and Woodburn, Ore., as well as an office in Honolulu.  In addition, a variety of Pacific University health and eye clinics throughout the Portland area serve patients and provide students with practical experience.

At Pacific University, students and faculty engage in discovery through close, nurturing relationships that provide extraordinary learning experiences.  International study, service learning, internships and co-curricular activities have been integral parts of the education of nearly 25,000 alumni worldwide who share in the Boxer spirit.


It is the policy of Pacific University not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, religion or religious creed, disability or handicap, sex or gender, gender identity and/or expression (including a transgender identity), sexual orientation, military, veteran or Vietnam Era status in admission and access to, or treatment in employment, educational programs or activities as required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, or any other classification protected under state or federal law, or city ordinance.  Questions or complaints may be directed to the Vice President for Academic Affairs, 2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR 97116,