Lecturer, Neuropsychology

Arizona, United States
05 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Aug 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Department: Psychology (0423)
Location: Main Campus

Position Summary    

The Department of Psychology at the University of Arizona is seeking a full-time (12-month) neuropsychologist for a non-tenure career track faculty position beginning July 2019 or earlier. The selected candidate will be responsible for developing and teaching in-person and online graduate, undergraduate, and certificate courses, supervising the training of clinical neuropsychology graduate students, serving as a liaison, educator, and consultant to the community, and acting as the administrator for clinical neuropsychology training sites.

Candidates should have a graduate-level training background in clinical neuropsychology, with strengths in the areas of aging and age-related dementias. The ideal applicant will have prior experience teaching undergraduate or graduate level course work, providing clinical training and supervision, and conducting clinical evaluations and cognitive/behavioral therapy. Candidates who are board-certified in clinical neuropsychology (or board-eligible) are preferred.

The University of Arizona’s clinical program follows a clinical science training model. We are a founding member of the Academy of Psychological Clinical Science and jointly accredited by the Psychological Clinical Science Accrediting System and the American Psychological Association’s Commission on Accreditation.

Located in the beautiful desert Southwest, Tucson is nestled between the Catalina and Tucson Mountains and Saguaro National Park. This bicycle friendly city is known for its arts, music, food, and has a rich history of cultural diversity.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities    

  • Develop and teach in-person and online graduate, undergraduate, and certificate courses.
  • Supervise, train, and evaluate graduate students in the Clinical Neuropsychology Track.
  • Serve as a liaison, educator and consultant to the community.
  • Administer and oversee all activities at clinical neuropsychology training sites.
  • Participate in departmental activities such as committees and faculty meetings.

Minimum Qualifications    

  • PhD in Psychology with emphasis on Clinical Neuropsychology. 
  • Experience with clinical neuropsychological evaluation and cognitive/behavioral therapy.
  • Experience teaching in-person or online courses.
  • Experience with program administration.
  • Licensed in clinical psychology in Arizona, or license eligible.

Preferred Qualifications    

  • Ability to interact effectively with faculty, staff, and advisors in Psychology.
  • Candidates who are board-certified in clinical neuropsychology (or board-eligible) are preferred.

Rank: Lecturer
Tenure Information: Career-Track (NTE)
FLSA    Exempt
FTE: 1.0
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40
Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits
Posted Rate of Pay; DOE
Job Category: Faculty
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)