Associate Professor/Professor with Tenure
The University of San Francisco (USF) is searching for a senior Associate Professor or Professor to join the School of Nursing and Health Professions in the Clinical Psychology PsyD Program: https://www.usfca.edu/catalog/graduate/nursing/doctor-of-psychology-psyd-clinical-psychology
. This person will be hired with tenure.
The faculty position carries with it an expectation for excellence in teaching, scholarly productivity, and academic and professional service. This person will, in addition to their faculty role, serve initially, for a 3-year appointment, as Program Director for the Clinical Psychology PsyD Program. The PsyD program is a five-year, year-round doctoral training program that admitted its first cohort of students in Fall 2013 and obtained accreditation, on contingency from the American Psychological Association in Summer 2018.
The mission of the Clinical Psychology PsyD Program at USF is to offer a rigorous program of study that emphasizes clinical and scholarly work with underserved populations and focuses on training culturally responsive health service psychologists to work in interprofessional, integrated behavioral health settings. Graduates are proficient in the empirical and theoretical underpinnings of integrated, behavioral health interventions while sensitive to contextual, cultural, spiritual, and socioeconomic environments of the individuals and communities. Advancing the Mission of the University of San Francisco, the primary focus is to address disparities in the delivery of physical and mental health services to the underserved and marginalized. The PsyD program is committed to the recruitment and retention of diverse faculty and students. Faculty retention efforts include mentoring, scholarship focus, clinical opportunities, networking and professional development, as well as university level initiatives.
Full Job Description:
The successful candidate will be expected to engage in teaching, develop or continue an independent and ongoing program of scholarship, and perform service that will contribute to the Program, the School of Nursing and Health Professions, the University and the profession. As a senior faculty member in the Clinical Psychology PsyD program, the successful candidate will be expected to serve as Program Director for the first 3 years of their academic appointment (with possible renewal of the appointment); during and after their service as Program Director, the candidate will serve as a core faculty member in the PsyD Program. The Program Director is tasked with leadership and oversight of all program elements and program development. The Program Director has primary responsibility for curriculum, clinical training (in partnership with the Director of Clinical Training), student support, maintenance of accreditation, and support of adjunct faculty and professional staff. Appointment will be made at the Associate Professor or Full Professor level with tenure, depending on the candidate's record of leadership, scholarship, and teaching experience.
- A Doctorate in Clinical Psychology or related field
- Licensed (or license eligible) Psychologist in California
- Graduate from an APA-accredited program is preferred
- Experience in leadership in an APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical psychology is strongly preferred
Successful candidates will be expected to demonstrate 1) administrative leadership experience, 2) a strong commitment to teaching, 3) clinical and research expertise with underserved populations, and 4) an understanding of and commitment to support the social justice mission of the University.
The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world's most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a student's passion for social justice and a desire to Change the World From Here. For more information, visit www.usfca.edu
To apply, visit https://usfca.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/USF_Full-Time_Faculty/job/USF-Hilltop-Campus/Associate-Professor-Professor-with-Tenure_R0001513.
The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the worlds most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a students passion for social justice and a desire to Change the World From Here. For more information, visit http://www.usfca.edu.