Clinical Professor (Non-tenure track) - Psychology

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Mar 28, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the nation''s leading urban public university serving more than 480,000 students in a wide range of educational programs at 24 colleges and institutions in New York City.
Job ID: 10434

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The APA-accredited doctoral program in Clinical Psychology of the City University of New York, located at the City College of New York (CCNY), invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Clinical Professor to begin September 2014.  The CCNY Clinical Psychology program has a longstanding commitment to training professionals who make clinical, theoretical, and research contributions that address the needs of underserved and minority populations.  The program is located in Harlem, and offers a clinic (the Psychological Center) that serves a highly diverse student body as well as the surrounding community.  The ideal candidate is responsible for managing programmatic and administrative aspects of the clinic, including normal and emergency situations.  The successful candidate also will supervise clinical cases, present at clinic meetings, and teach practicum and other courses in the doctoral program. 

Typical duties include but are not limited to:
- Provide administrative leadership in the management of the Psychological Center.
- Develop mechanisms for on-going and systematic research and evaluation of services at the Psychological Center.
- Oversee psychological screenings and intake assessments and treatment recommendations of new patients.
- Supervise therapists and administrative staff.
- Assign cases and clinical supervisors to therapists.
- Oversee and assess risk management aspects of the Center.


Bachelor's degree and a record of achievement in a profession or field of expertise related to teaching assignments required.  Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology and a minimum of four (4) years of clinical experience are strongly recommended.  Must be licensed psychologist in the State of New York.  In addition, the successful candidate will have excellent leadership, communication, teaching, and management skills.  The candidate should also be able to work effectively with diverse constituencies (faculty, staff, and students).  The position calls for a senior clinician who has wide and varied experience, in particular, someone who has worked at a training institution in a supervisory and administrative capacity, and is able to provide guidance to beginning clinicians.


Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs.  We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


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Candidates should upload a letter of application, a statement of professional goals, and a curriculum vitae.  In addition to applying online, please send the above items and have three (3) letters of recommendation sent to:
Robert D. Melara, Chairperson
Department of Psychology
City College of New York
NAC 7/120
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031


Open until filled with review of application materials to begin April 15, 2014.


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