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Tenure Track Assistant Professor: Clinical

The Department of Psychology at Memorial University of Newfoundland invites applications for a tenure track position in Clinical Psychology at the rank of Assistant Professor (VPA-PSYC- 2011-002). The successful candidate (1) will have a doctorate from a CPA or APA accredited clinical psychology programme, (2) will have completed a CPA or APA accredited internship in clinical psychology, (3) will be Registered or eligible for Registration in Newfoundland and Labrador, and (4) will have the potential for establishing an externally-funded research programme. Preference will be given to applicants who have expertise in cognitive and personality assessment. In addition to teaching undergraduate courses, the successful candidate will also teach core courses in the Psy.D. programme, and will help supervise and mentor clinical graduate students.

Applicants should submit (1) a curriculum vitae; (2) a statement of their approach to clinical training and clinical practice; (3) a statement of their research interests and selected reprints; (4) a statement of their teaching interests and evidence of effective teaching; and (5) letters from three referees to: Dr. Ian Neath, Head, Department of Psychology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, A1B 3X9. Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged and may be sent via e-mail to The deadline for receipt of all materials is November 15, 2011. The appointment will begin on July 1st 2012.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. Informal inquiries are welcomed.

Memorial University is the largest university in Atlantic Canada. As the province's only university, Memorial plays an integral role in the education and cultural life of Newfoundland and Labrador. Offering diverse undergraduate and graduate programmes to almost 18,000 students, Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning in St. John's, a very safe, friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant cultural life, and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities.

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