Clinical Psychology PhD Program Core Faculty- Assistant Professor -San Francisco

Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Clinical Psychology PhD Program Core Faculty- Assistant Professor -San Francisco campus

Category: Faculty
Locations: San Francisco, CA
Posted: Feb 20, '18
Type: Full-time

About Alliant International University:
About Alliant International University: Alliant International University is a nationally ranked and recognized fully accredited learning institution that educates and prepares students to work in a multicultural/international world. With campuses and learning centers across California and in Japan, and Mexico, Alliant brings a unique global perspective to its curriculum and challenges its students with a practical sense of the world and current affairs. Enhancing Alliant's multicultural atmosphere is the diversity of it's over 4,000 students from 49 states and over 75 countries. Offering courses of study in a wide range of professional and world-changing fields including psychology, education, business, law and forensics, Alliant provides a vibrant interactive academic environment for its faculty and an exciting job opportunity for all its employees.

The California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) actively seeks to increase diversity at all levels and strong consideration will be given to qualified applicants with demonstrated cultural and linguistic competencies and experience working with diverse populations and communities. Applicants from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply, including women, people of color, people with disabilities, and LGBT persons. People from other underrepresented groups, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job Description:
The Faculty at the San Francisco Ph.D. Clinical Psychology Program invite applications for a full-time core faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor rank to start in Fall 2018. A second, full-time visiting faculty appointment will also be considered (pending budgetary approval). The San Francisco-Bay Area offers unique, innovative, and ample opportunities for faculty and students at CSPP-SF. Applicants whose interests intersect with or complement areas of current faculty strengths are encouraged to apply. Specifically, we are seeking applicants with a multicultural focus, and expertise in applied research along with one or more of the following areas of expertise: 1) trauma and its psychological effects; 2) psychodiagnostic assessment; 3) neuropsychology; or 4) applied and community research. Other related areas will be considered. We are particularly interested in applicants who can teach Advanced Statistics, and Research Design & Psychometrics graduate courses. We are also interested in faculty members who can teach Psychodiagnostic Assessment, other foundational graduate courses, and our multi-year research seminar class. Candidates with a strong research background who can direct student research, including dissertations and applied psychological research projects are encouraged to apply.

Requirements: 1) Completion of a clinical or counseling psychology Ph.D. from an APA-accredited program is preferred; PhD in other areas of psychology (experimental, cognitive, developmental, social, etc.) may be considered 2) Completion of an APA-accredited internship is required for candidates with a clinical or counseling psychology PhD; and 3) License-eligibility in California is required for candidates with a clinical or counseling psychology PhD. The successful applicant should demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence, diversity-related issues, clinical expertise, and productive scholarship. The CSPP Clinical Psychology Ph.D. program follows a scholar-practitioner training model and is housed within Alliant International University, which also endorses professional practice and competency-based training models.

Additional Information:

Employment contingent on a successful background check. The CALIFORNIA SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL PSYCHOLOGY (CSPP) at Alliant International University offers APA-accredited doctoral programs (Psy.D. and Ph.D.) in Clinical Psychology at five campuses in California, COAMFTE-accredited master's and doctoral programs in Marital and Family Therapy at four campuses in California, a national postdoctoral master's program in psychopharmacology, and international programs in Japan and Mexico. CSPP's mission is to provide the highest quality education, training, research and service in professional psychology/health service psychology and related human service fields. We strive to improve the quality of life by fostering respect for human diversity in a multicultural and international society and by combating discrimination in all its forms. We seek to redefine excellence in scholarship via models of applied clinical research that provide a solid framework to understand and address problems of contemporary life.

Additional Information:
Anti-Discrimination Policy: Alliant International University prohibits discrimination in employment and in its educational programs and activities, including admission or access thereto, on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or associational preference. Alliant International University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to ensuring a high quality of education through the diversity of the University community and the curriculum. The University will conduct its programs, services and activities consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations and orders.

This policy is governed by Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Act of 1991, Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the regulations implementing these statutes, and applicable federal and California law.

Application Instructions:
Please submit your curriculum vitae, a cover letter outlining qualifications and areas of teaching and research, a research statement, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Please also send all materials to Amare Silva, Academic Program Coordinator at [email protected]. Questions about the faculty position(s) may be directed to Dr. Quyen Tiet, PhD core faculty and Associate Program Director of the San Francisco Clinical Psychology PhD Program at: [email protected]. Finalists will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation. Application review begins immediately and continues until a suitable candidate is found.

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