Assistant Professor - Clinical Psychologist

Posted: June 21, 2018


Qualifications

Ph.D. in related field Licensed, or license-eligible, adult clinical psychologist

About the Job

The University of Minnesota’s Department of Psychiatry has an opening for a licensed or license-eligible adult clinical psychologist for a non-tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor. The position will involve providing assessment and evidence-based psychotherapy services to patients in the Department’s outpatient psychiatry service. This individual will collaborate closely with psychiatrists in the Department’s Mood Disorders program and affiliated Neuromodulation program. These are new efforts focusing on Depression, Bipolar Disorder, and novel interventions including transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). Part of the psychologist’s role will involve tailoring the assessments and specific therapeutic techniques to the team’s multidisciplinary approach to treating mood disorders including treatment-resistant depression. The new psychologist will join an active faculty of 55 members, 25 of which are psychologists. The University of Minnesota is an active research institution and the Department of Psychiatry has many ongoing studies with potential opportunities for collaboration, including TMS studies. Clinical research experience that is relevant to the Mood Disorders program will be considered an asset.

About the Department

Learn more about the University of Minnesota Department of Psychiatry at www.psychiatry.umn.edu

How To Apply

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please follow this link: https://z.umn.edu/3jy9. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume along with a list of names and contact information for at least three references. Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Activities" page and uploading documents there. This position will remain open until filled. To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail [email protected] or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).

 

Diversity Statement

The Minnesota Psychological Association actively encourages the participation of all psychologists regardless of age, creed, race, ethnic background, gender, socio-economic status, region of residence, physical or mental status, political beliefs, religious or spiritual affiliation, and sexual or affectional orientation.Although we are an organization of individuals from diverse cultures and backgrounds, the Minnesota Psychological Association also recognizes our core unifying identities as Psychologists who practice in America. We also recognize that we may hold unintentional attitudes and beliefs that influence our perceptions of and interactions with others. Within this context of unity and self-exploration, we are committed to increasing our sensitivity to all aspects of diversity as well as our knowledge and appreciation of the unique qualities of different cultures and backgrounds.We aspire to becoming alert to aspects of diversity, previously unseen or unacknowledged in our culture. In this spirit, we are committed to collaborating with multicultural groups to combat racism and other forms of prejudice as we seek to promote diversity in our society. To this end, we are dedicated to increasing our multicultural competencies and effectiveness as educators, researchers, administrators, policy makers, and practitioners.