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The Department of Psychology, College of Arts & Sciences, is seeking two full-time, tenure-track faculty member to join our department. 

 

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Child Division

The Department of Psychology, College of Arts & Sciences, is seeking a full-time, tenure-track faculty member to join our department's Child Clinical Program starting in the fall of 2019. Appointment will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. 

The APA-accredited Child Clinical Program contains two tracks: Child/Family Clinical and Pediatric Health. It is housed within the Department’s Child Division, which also includes the Developmental Psychology Program. The Department of Psychology is a large, vibrant research community with a strong track record of extramural funding and transdisciplinary research. Psychology Department faculty conduct highly collaborative research with a variety of organizations within and outside of the University. Researchers at the University of Miami benefit from our location in a highly diverse community.

While the position is open to applicants with a range of research interests, we are very interested in applicants who are able to collaborate with our existing faculty members, particularly in the areas of autism spectrum disorders and/or pediatric health psychology. The Department contains several organizations that would facilitate research in these areas, including the Center for Autism & Related Disabilities, the Autism Spectrum Assessment Clinic, and the University of Miami Neuroimaging Facility. The Child Division also has long history of collaborative research and training ties with the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine, as well as with programs at the Mailman Center for Child Developmentsuch as the Debbie Institute. Secondary appointments in Pediatrics can be arranged for suitable candidates. More information about the Child Division, including links to faculty bios, can be found here: https://www.psy.miami.edu/graduate/child-division/

The faculty member hired in this position will be expected to continue developing an independent and highly collaborative research program. As part of the mission of the Department of Psychology, the position will involve teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level, supervision of graduate students in both research and clinical domains, and service on thesis, dissertation, and other departmental committees. License-eligible clinical psychologists are preferred.

To ensure full consideration, applications must be submitted by October 15, 2018. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, reprints or preprints, a brief statement of current research and teaching interests to: Online Application Portal. Materials should be combined in one .pdf file and uploaded when prompted for one’s Resume/CV (5MB max). Four letters of reference should be emailed directly to: childsearch@psy.miami.edu. Please direct any questions about the position to: childsearch@psy.miami.edu

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer — Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law.

Adult Division

Department of Psychology, College of Arts & Sciences, is seeking a full-time, tenure-track faculty member to join our department's Adult Clinical Psychology division starting in the fall of 2019.  Appointment will likely be at the Assistant Professor level, but the possibility exists for an appointment at a higher level. 

The existing Adult track faculty are a diverse and active group whose work integrates clinical science with basic research in personality, evolutionary, and motivational psychology. As a group, we are committed to the idea that an understanding of normal behavior fosters a better understanding of problem behavior. A broader description of the work done by this group can be found at http://www.psy.miami.edu/graduate/adult-division/

We are seeking an experimental psychopathologist whose interests would complement and supplement those of the existing faculty group. With regard to specialty, we are open to a wide range of possibilities. Ph.D. in Psychology or related field required. Although a clinical psychology degree is preferred, non-clinical candidates will also be considered. 

The person hired will be expected to continue to develop an independent research program.  This person is also expected to be able to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate level, supervise graduate students in both research and clinical domains, and serve on thesis, dissertation, and other departmental committees.

To ensure full consideration, apply by October 15, 2018. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, reprints or preprints, a brief statement of current research and teaching interests to:online application portal.Materials should be combined in one .pdf file and uploaded when prompted for one’s Resume/CV (5MB max). Four letters of reference should be emailed directly to: adultsearch@psy.miami.edu.  

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer — Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Clickherefor additional information.