Clinical Assistant Professor, UCF RESTORES

Orlando, Florida
Aug 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description:

UCF RESTORES has an immediate opening for a doctoral level licensed clinical psychologist to join our expanding clinical research center dedicated to anxiety, stress, and trauma. The center has ongoing clinical and research programs with veterans and active military personnel, first responders and civilians who have been affected by trauma. These programs span the “bench to bedside” philosophy and include studies of basic psychopathology, prevention, resilience, and intervention. The primary role of the clinical assistant professor will be to provide empirically supported psychological treatments to adults with anxiety, stress, trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder. In addition, there will be opportunities to participate in the academic training of graduate and undergraduate students within the center.

The mission of UCF RESTORES includes integrating technology into the delivery of prevention, resilience, and intervention efforts. This includes the development and use of virtual reality and virtual environments, web-based technologies and mobile phone applications. The multi-disciplinary team includes psychologists, social workers, statisticians, graduate students, and a part-time psychiatrist, allowing for a vibrant working environment. There are numerous opportunities to assist in grant-writing as the center has active external funding from the National Institute of Mental Health, Department of Defense, Office of Naval Research, and private foundations.

This is a 12-month, non-tenure earning position with benefits.

Position Minimum Qualifications: A doctoral degree in clinical psychology and completion of a doctoral internship, both accredited by the American Psychological Association, by the time of hire.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

Additional Application Materials Required:

Interested applicants may apply online at In addition to the application, please submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, and the names of three professional references.

Note: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

Any questions about this search can be directed to Clint Bowers, Search Committee Chair, at

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