The position includes the opportunity to supervise outstanding trainees, including practicum students from the University of Minnesota’s clinical psychology program, pre-doctoral psychology interns from our APA-accredited internship program, and psychiatry residents.
The new faculty member will join an active and growing faculty of 55 members, 25 of whom are psychologists. The University of Minnesota is a highly ranked research institution and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has an extensive portfolio of ongoing studies with opportunities for collaboration, including studies involving neuroimaging, neuromodulation, cognitive training, and psychotherapy. This is a unique opportunity to exercise creativity in clinical care, to collaborate at a high-level in building a program, to teach and supervise outstanding trainees, to contribute to cutting-edge clinical research, and to join a highly collaborative and engaged faculty.
The University of Minnesota’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has an opening for a licensed or license-eligible adult clinical psychologist to fill an academic (research) track Assistant Professor position.Candidates must have completed a doctoral program in clinical psychology, including a clinical internship accredited by the American Psychological Association, and at least two years of formal post-doctoral training in research.Preference will be given to candidates with a research program in the neuroscience of cognitive training and neuroplasticity in psychotic disorders as evidenced by federal support and a strong publication record of first-author papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals.In addition, the candidate must provide evidence of ability to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of colleagues with expertise in neuroscience, neuroimaging and neuromodulation. The candidate should have a background that additionally reflects experience teaching or mentoring undergraduate and graduate researchers, as well as conducting applied clinical work with individuals with schizophrenia and other severe psychiatric concerns.
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