Licensed Psychologist / Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist PhD level (Assistant Professor)

Posted: January 23, 2023



The University of Minnesota’s Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences is seeking a licensed psychologist or a PhD Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) for a clinical track faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. You will join a full-model DBT certified program including an invested and enthusiastic consultation team.

Position Highlights:
The position includes 0.80 clinical FTE for clinical care and 0.2 academic FTE for administrative, research, teaching, and service activities. Clinical care will be provided at the M Health Riverside Clinic supporting Dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT).Candidates should have experience providing evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy in multidisciplinary setting working with individual patients, families, and group psychotherapy. The candidate will be familiar with all components of an adherent DBT program including Individual DBT and coaching calls, Skills Training Group, and the DBT consultation Group for Clinicians.

Additional training and expertise in the areas of Trauma-Focused therapies and family-oriented care is recommended. The department is focused on inter-professional care and the faculty member will be involved with team-based care in addition to individual work. There will be opportunities to supervise trainees at all levels and across professions

About the Department:
The University of Minnesota is a highly ranked research institution, and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has an extensive portfolio of ongoing studies with opportunities for collaboration, including studies involving neuroimaging, neuromodulation, cognitive training, and psychotherapy. Join an active and growing department of 72 highly collaborative and engaged faculty members. The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusive excellence in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission and is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds. Minnesota offers a high quality of life for professionals and families. It consistently ranks near the very top for health, fitness, happiness, safety, tolerance, education, affordability, and access to green space. Learn more about the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at This role is dually employed and applicants should complete the corresponding application for this position here: Job posting #352286

Graduate of an accredited Clinical Psychology training program. Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Licensure. Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges. Readiness to deliver Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) M Health and Clinical Partnerships.

University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health Fairview (M Health Fairview) shared care delivery system. M Health Fairview represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system. M Health Fairview is one of the largest providers of behavioral health services in the Upper Midwest. We offer a wide range of adult and child/adolescent services that includes: inpatient, behavioral emergency center, partial hospitalization, outpatient clinics, counseling centers, chemical dependency programs, and day treatment programs. In addition, our psychiatrists have access to consultation, collaborative management or referral with University of Minnesota Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Physicians and Behavioral Healthcare Providers.

Benefits Highlights: Our benefits package was recently recognized for its competitive and inclusive nature. Some highlights include: Comprehensive medical and dental insurance plans. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we are a qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.  Best in industry 401K employer contribution.  Concierge services and a well-being allowance.  More information can be found here: UMN Benefits and M Physicians Benefits.#psychology.  Community Information We are based in Minneapolis and consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. You'll find excellent school systems, a robust economy, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, and a reliable international airport. If you love the outdoors, you can enjoy all four seasons with the plethora of lakes, parks, and some of the country's best bike trails! Explore Minnesota Greater Minneapolis – St. Paul Metropolitan Area M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

Apply Here:  For more information contact: Samantha Wormley at [email protected].