Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (2 Positions)

School/Division: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Office: Department of Psychology
Full-Time or Part-Time: Full-Time
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Description: The Department of Psychology at Hofstra University invites applications for TWO anticipated full-time, tenure-track assistant professor positions in Clinical Psychology beginning September 2022. Candidates with interests in any area of child, adolescent, or adult psychopathology and psychological treatment, are encouraged to apply. The position is primarily for the Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology, although some undergraduate teaching is possible as well. Our Ph.D. program follows the scientist-practitioner model and faculty members' clinical orientation is primarily cognitive behavioral (e.g., cognitive therapy, behavioral analysis, exposure therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, dialectical behavior therapy). The ideal applicant will complement the existing core faculty members’ areas of expertise. We strongly encourage applicants from historically underrepresented identities that are eager to contribute to an inclusive learning environment. See the following link for more information about our doctoral program:

Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body. We especially encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans and people with disabilities to apply.

Qualifications: Applicants must be certain that their PhD in clinical psychology will be awarded by August 31, 2022. Candidates should show clear evidence of research productivity along with the potential to develop an independent program of research, and a significant commitment to teaching and supervision. Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment.
Tenure Track: Yes
Application Instructions: To apply, email (1) a letter that describes teaching, research, and applied experience and interests; (2) curriculum vita; (3) a statement addressing your past and future planned contributions to mentoring underrepresented students and fostering a diverse, inclusive community through research, teaching, and service, (4) graduate transcripts; (5) representative reprints/preprints; and (6) have three letters of recommendation sent to: Dr. Craig Johnson, Chair, Department of Psychology, Hofstra University (email: If possible, submit items 1 - 4 within one pdf file. Review of applications will begin on October 15 and will continue until the position is filled.
Voluntary Self-Identification All applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification forms
Deadline: Open until filled
Date Posted: 09/13/2021
Posting Number: 897135

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.