Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology

Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology

At PCOM, we espouse to grow a culturally competent workforce to advance healthcare that touches the lives of underserved communities. Diversity and inclusion is the core component of our institutional identity and a key pillar of PCOM’s strategic vision. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine affirms that diversity and inclusion are crucial to the intellectual vitality of the campus community. It is through freedom of exchange over different ideas and viewpoints in supportive environments that our graduates develop the critical thinking and citizenship skills that will benefit them throughout their lives.

Since 1899, PCOM has trained highly competent, caring physicians, health practitioners, and behavioral scientists who practice a “whole person” approach to care - treating people, not just symptoms. As the field of medicine has changed, we've changed with it - adapting our program offerings to better meet the needs of healthcare providers and the communities they serve. At the main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PCOM), the branch campus in Suwanee, Georgia (PCOM Georgia), and our newest location in Moultrie, Georgia (PCOM South Georgia), PCOM students learn to approach problem-solving in a more professional, more team-oriented manner, which prepares them to work successfully in integrated healthcare settings with other health professionals. At Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine you will be part of a caring, professional, and committed community focused on making the PCOM experience the best possible for our students.

We are currently seeking to fill our Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology position at the Philadelphia campus with a highly qualified and passionate individual.

Position Description:

The School of Professional and Applied Psychology at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) is seeking a Pennsylvania-licensed or license-eligible doctoral level clinical psychologist with a cognitive-behavioral orientation for a full-time (12 month) tenure track position, entering at the assistant/associate professor level.

Faculty members develop meaningful relationships with students for academic, career, and personal advising, and all faculty contribute to the PCOM’s mission through active participation on committees and other activities of the institution.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Teaching in the APA-Accredited Psy.D. Program in Clinical Psychology.

  • Mentoring dissertations, clinical supervision, advising and developing a research program with students.

  • Scholarly activity in areas of specialty.

  • Participation in school, program and university committee work.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

*Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.


  • Degree in Clinical Psychology from an APA-Accredited Program, emphasis in cognitive-behavioral training, and a planned program of scholarly activity are required.


  • Candidate must have a thorough understanding and commitment to teaching students being trained in a practitioner-scholar model.

  • Preference will be given to individuals with specialized expertise in clinical health psychology and interprofessional education, individual and cultural diversity, trauma, or severe and persistent mental illness, and potential to secure grant funding.

  • Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated successful teaching and mentoring experience in a doctoral level graduate program.

Application Instructions:

All inquiries MUST include:

  • Curriculum vitae

  • Letter of intent

  • Statement of teaching philosophy

PCOM is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration. We adhere to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

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