Director of Psychological Services Clinic and Professor of Practice

Location
South Dakota, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Aug 19, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY PROGRAM

 

Position Announcement

Director of Psychological Services Clinic and Professor of Practice

 

 

The University of South Dakota, Psychology Department invites applications for the Director of Psychological Services Clinic and Professor of Practice within its APA-accredited Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology to begin January 1, 2021. The University seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty skilled in the scholarship of teaching and the discovery, application, and integration of knowledge. USD is a doctoral-granting public institution that enrolls more than 10,000 students, including nearly 1,500 students from historically marginalized groups. USD has a special commitment to building strong relationships with the 13 tribal communities within our state and region. The University and Department have a strong commitment to achieving diversity and inclusiveness among faculty, staff, and students, and to the development of a diverse educational environment that affirms the experiences of all of its members. The Clinical Psychology Program values candidates whose experience, teaching, and mentoring will engage issues of diversity and inclusion. The program houses the Disaster Mental Health Institute, which delivers an undergraduate minor, a graduate track within Clinical Psychology, and a graduate certificate in Disaster Mental Health Response. The Program seeks candidates who will serve as Director the Psychological Services Clinic, teach graduate and undergraduate classes both face-to-face and online, supervise clinical training, and assist the director of clinical training in supervising and developing external clinical placement activities. Applicants should show potential for excellence in clinical supervision, outstanding classroom teaching and student mentoring, and commitment to principles of inclusive excellence. All areas of research expertise will be considered, but scholarly interest in rural mental health, disaster psychology, telehealth services and/or the provision of services across a wide diversity of people and communities is preferred. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, clinical training, and service that they can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our community. Qualifications include: Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA-accredited clinical psychology program, completion of an APA-accredited internship, and readiness for licensure (post-doctoral supervision may be provided). Experience working with members of marginalized groups is preferred. Salary/Compensation: This is an 11-month position, salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Application Deadline: Review of completed applications will begin October 15, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted online at https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu and should include 1) a cover letter explaining interest in the position, 2) a current vita, and 3) a statement of teaching and clinic management experience. Additional information may be requested of finalists for the position. Questions about the position may be addressed to: Chair, Clinical Psychology Search Committee Department of Psychology The University of South Dakota 414 E. Clark St. Vermillion, SD 57069 605 658-3710 or ctp@usd.edu (website: www.usd.edu/ctp ) The University is located in a comfortable and affordable university community in close proximity to state and regional recreational and metropolitan areas. The Vermillion community located in southeastern South Dakota offers a small town atmosphere with big city attractions only a short drive away. For more information about the University, visit http://www.usd.edu. Diversity and inclusiveness are values that are embraced and practiced at the University of South Dakota. Candidates who support these values are encouraged to apply. The University of South Dakota is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. atmosphere with big city attractions only a short drive away. For more information about the University, visit http://www.usd.edu. Diversity and inclusiveness are values that are embraced and practiced at the University of South Dakota. Candidates who support these values are encouraged to apply. The University of South Dakota is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.