The Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences at
American University invites applications for a full-time,
tenure-track position in Clinical Psychology at the rank of
Assistant Professor beginning August 1, 2023. The area of
specialization is open. Applicants should have or anticipate having
a PhD from an accredited Clinical Psychology program by August
2023. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.
Candidates should be strongly committed to excellence in scholarly
research and undergraduate and graduate teaching. Candidates should
also demonstrate a commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion,
and multicultural competence in their teaching and research. The
position requires conducting and publishing research and applying
for external funding; teaching, advising, mentoring, and
supervising the research of undergraduate and graduate students;
and participating in the clinical training of doctoral students. In
addition to scholarship and teaching, responsibilities will include
participation in department, school, and university activities.
Candidates are expected to become licensed in Washington, DC prior
to, or as soon as possible after, starting the faculty position.
Salary and benefits are competitive.
Please submit applications via: http://apply.interfolio.com/113096
curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, a statement of
teaching philosophy and interests, three letters of recommendation,
recent teaching evaluations (when possible), and up to 3 examples
of recent published papers or working papers. Please contact
Nathaniel Herr, Clinical Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you have any
questions. To ensure full consideration, application materials
should be received by October 1, 2022.
American University is a private institution situated in a diverse
metropolitan area within easy reach of the many centers of
government, business, research, and the arts located within the
nation’s capital. For more information about American University,
American University’s plan for inclusive excellence may be found
The Department of Psychology has a PhD program in Clinical
Psychology (APA-accredited) as well as a terminal MA program. Learn
more about the Psychology department at www.american.edu/cas/psychology