Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology

Bathurst/Wagga Wagga, Australia
09 Mar 2020
End of advertisement period
06 Apr 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Utilise your skill and knowledge in evidence-based treatment approaches to develop future Psychology professionals
  • Great opportunity to develop your clinical research profile
  • Build professional relationships and networks with industry partners

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $96,178 to $135,637 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Bathurst or Wagga Wagga

In your role you will provide clinical training to students at Masters Level with a specific aim on contributing to the development of Psychologists for regional, rural and remote areas of Australia. You will also teach students enrolled in our innovative Masters and undergraduate courses, both on-campus and online

The successful applicant will supervise students undertaking clinical practise in evidence-based treatments and research, as well as have the opportunity to undertake clinical research themselves leading to valued outcomes for the School and profession.

To be successful you will have:

  • A doctoral or masters qualification appropriate to Clinical Psychology or equivalent accreditation and standing
  • Full registration as a Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist or other area of practice.
  • Commitment to the delivery of high quality student centred learning and teaching
  • Ability to liaise with and develop professional relationships with external agencies and industry partners
  • Experience in using blended teaching models and effective teaching methods

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences covers a diverse range of disciplines and is comprised of 6 Schools, 1 Centre and CSU Engineering - the School of Management and Marketing, School of Accounting and Finance, School of Computing and Mathematics, School of Policing Studies, Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security, School of Psychology, Centre for Customs and Excise Studies and CSU Engineering.

Our Faculty are leaders in their fields of teaching and research and combine significant professional experience with academic expertise. Our schools continue to grow through close collaboration and consultation with private industry, regulators, professional bodies, community engagement, partnerships and global networks.

The School of Psychology has academic staff located on four campuses at Charles Sturt University, including Bathurst, Wagga, Albury and Port Macquarie. The School offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council. The Schools academic staff are active in a number of research areas, including clinical psychology, forensic psychology, developmental psychology, ageing, cognition, social psychology, personality and individual differences, health psychology, psychophysiology and rehabilitation. The School promotes psychology in general through the professional, educational and research activities of its staff, but has a particular commitment to rural and regional communities, as well as to promoting access to psychology education for indigenous Australians.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Associate Professor Rhonda Shaw | Head, School of Psychology | rhshaw@csu.edu.au | Ph: 02 6582 9365

Closing Date: 11 pm 6 April 2020