The Department of Mental Health Law and Policy (MHLP), College of Behavioral and Community Sciences, University of South Florida (USF) invites applications from qualified candidates to fill a 9-month tenure-earning faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to be located on the USF Tampa campus. Salary is competitive and commensurate with rank. The successful candidate is expected to have, or to demonstrate the potential for, an independent program of research focused on behavioral health services, with a research focus in one or more of the following areas:
The department values community-engaged research. Accordingly, applicants with demonstrated contributions to professional outreach related to behavioral health services who are interested in developing collaborative research partnerships with University colleagues as well as local, state and federal agencies are encouraged to apply. Background in clinical service provision is desirable. The successful candidate is expected to teach and be an active mentor within undergraduate and/or graduate programs.
The successful candidate must hold a doctoral degree (e.g., PhD, EdD, DrPH, DSW) by the time of faculty appointment with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.
These include a strong publication record related to the foci of this position,
demonstrated success or potential in obtaining external funding related to behavioral health services and policy research, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a record of collaborative work with both academic and community partners. A strong background in research methods and/or statistics is desired, along with experience teaching at undergraduate or graduate levels. History of clinical service training and background.
Applications will be considered starting immediately and continue through the application deadline of December 2nd, 2021. Applicants should submit a CV, three letters of recommendation, up to five representative publications or manuscripts, and a cover letter detailing their research and teaching
experience. To apply for this position, applicants must apply through the USF online application system at www.usf.edu/work-at-usf and search for Job ID 28551.
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