Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Clinical Psychology

Kampar, Malaysia
16 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
16 Oct 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Arts and Social Science
Kampar Campus

Job Requirements:

  • PhD / Master's degree in Clinical Psychology
  • Strong interest and expertise in teaching, research and be involved in scholarly activities
  • Candidates without a PhD degree but with good teaching, research & publication records from reputable universities may be considered
  • Completed at least 1500 hours of supervised clinical placements, with not less than 700 hours of direct patient contacts
  • Proficiency in local languages and dialects (e.g. Malay, Mandarin, Tamil etc.) is an added advantage
  • Demonstrate clinical competencies in the all of the following areas:
    • Adult Clinical Psychology
    • Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology
    • Clinical Neuropsychology OR Clinical Health Psychology

Job Description:

  • Evaluate and diagnose mental and psychological disorders of individuals
  • Select, administer, and interpret psychological assessment to diagnose disorders and formulate treatment plans, and provides consultation to other healthcare professionals with regard to test results
  • Treat psychological disorders to effect improved adjustments utilizing various psychological techniques.
  • Document therapy in accordance with policies and procedures regarding medical records.
  • Provide crisis and trauma intervention in situations requiring immediate psychological services
  • Participate in continuous medical educational programs, treatment team meetings, and workshops to enhance professional development
  • May instruct and direct students serving psychological/counselling internships in hospitals and clinics
  • Provide psychological consultations to other healthcare professionals within hospitals, clinics, and other community based agencies with regard to patient care
  • Initiate, formulate, collaborate, and report on psychological research or program evaluation.
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

Interested applicants are requested to submit an online job application via UTAR Career website ( or send their CVs together with copies of all academic transcripts and supporting documents to Applicants are requested to state the position applied for, current and expected salaries, and telephone number in the email.

Division of Human Resource (Talent Management)
Jalan Universiti, Bandar Barat, 31900 Kampar, Perak
05-468 8888 ext. 2500

Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

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