Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology

Webster University in Missouri

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted August 30, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Psychology Department at Webster University invites applicants for a tenure-track position in Clinical Psychology (specialization open) for the 2015-2016 academic year (beginning August 2015). A Ph.D. is preferred at the time of appointment, although consideration will be given to strong candidates who are ABD.


Strong preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching, licensed or license-eligible in Missouri, and an active program of scholarship with undergraduate involvement. Applicants should be qualified to teach Introductory Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Clinical Psychology, and other courses in the candidates area of expertise.


This is a nine (9) month academic position with a teaching load of six courses per year (three courses each semester) and student academic advising responsibilities. Faculty members are expected to develop an active scholarship program in psychology that will involve undergraduate students. Faculty members are also expected to participate in department, college and university governance activities and other university events.


Review of all applications will begin on October 27, 2014, and continue until filled. Applicants should forward: (1) a cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) statement of teaching philosophy, (4) statement of research interests, and (5) at least three letters of reference (sent directly from the reference). Please send materials to Clinical Psychology Search Committee, Human Resources, Webster University, 470 E. Lockwood Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri, 63119 or to


Electronic submission (pdf format) of application materials is preferred ( For additional questions, please contact Dr. Heather Mitchell at or 314-246-7019.


Founded in 1915 in St. Louis, Webster is the only Tier 1, private, nonprofit university with campus locations on three continents around the world. The St. Louis campus provides an academic home for more than 3,500 undergraduate and 3,300 graduate students.


Webster University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer. We are committed to maintaining a culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber. We strongly encourage applications from those who identify as diverse in terms of gender, race, ethnicity and/or sexual orientation.


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