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Assistant Professor - Clinical Psychology
Auburn University

Date Posted Sep. 12, 2022
Title Assistant Professor - Clinical Psychology
University Auburn University
Auburn, AL, United States
Department Psychology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Psychology - General

Job Description Summary
The Department of Psychological Sciences at Auburn University invites applications for two tenure-track positions as an Assistant Professor beginning fall semester, August 16th, 2023. Auburn University’s clinical program adheres to a scientist-practitioner training model and offers state-of-the-art resources for clinical research, including excellent graduate students, ample laboratory space and access to the Auburn University MRI Research Center, the Auburn University Psychological Services Center, and other facilities. The clinical program has been APA-accredited since 1981, and in 2019 we were awarded the maximum accreditation period of 10 years.

Candidates will contribute to the education and training of undergraduate and graduate students, including teaching courses in the candidate’s area of expertise and providing effective advisement and mentorship to a diverse population of students. Candidates are expected to maintain a strong research program, with potential for extramural funding, while contributing to an inclusive learning and working environment.

Minimum Qualifications
Candidates should have an independent research program in clinical psychology, broadly defined, with interests that complement or bridge strengths with the department’s existing faculty. A promising record of publications and a high potential for external funding is required. Candidates with a clear and sustained commitment to principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion in their scholarly work are highly desirable. A Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited program is desired at the time employment begins, but not required. Candidates with degrees in closely related fields will also be considered. ABD candidates will be considered but must have a Ph.D. by the start date or the offer will be withdrawn.

Desired Qualifications

Special Instructions to Applicants
Include a cover letter; curriculum vitae; statements of research and teaching interests as well as statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activities and/or service; three representative reprints; graduate transcripts; and contact information for 3 professional references.

Review of applications will begin October 1, 2022, and will continue until a candidate is selected. Please visit our webpage to learn more about the Department of Psychological Sciences ( and our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (

For questions regarding this position, please contact Dr. Tracy Witte at

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