Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology

Brisbane, Australia
25 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Sep 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Psychology

The School of Psychology is one of the most prestigious schools of psychology in Australia, and its strong reputation is built on excellence in both research and teaching. The School has thriving and dynamic research profiles in almost all areas of psychology, and is able to attract visitors from overseas and other institutions in Australia. It possesses good links, often through cross-appointed staff, with other schools in the University, thus creating opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborative research.

Details of the research interests of academic staff may be accessed on the School’s web site at www.psy.uq.edu.au.

The role

The successful applicant will be expected to coordinate and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the areas of clinical and/or counselling psychology; to supervise students undertaking research and professional training, and to develop an independent program of externally funded research. Administrative service within the School is also required.

The person

Applicants should possess a PhD in clinical psychology, be a registered psychologist with eligibility for endorsement in clinical psychology, have a competitive research track record, experience and ability in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate programs in clinical psychology, and capacity to supervise honours and postgraduate students. 

To be appointed at level C, the successful candidate will have an established record of publications in high quality outlets, be expected to achieve national recognition in this area, and undertake a chief investigator role in applications for external research funds.


This is a full-time, continuing appointment at Academic level B or C.

The remuneration package will be in the range of:

Academic Level B – $92,142 - $109,419 p.a. plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package $107,807 - $128,020 p.a.).

Academic Level C – $112,874 - $130,150 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range of $132,063 - $152,276 p.a.).

Position Description

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To discuss this role please contact Professor Virginia Slaughter, Head, School of Psychology, on hos@psy.uq.edu.au.  

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