Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology (Health Emphasis)

$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
  • Pace University
  • One Pace Plaza, New York, NY, USA
  • Oct 24, 2023
Full time Psychology

Job Description


Pace University is ranked the #1 private, four-year college in the nation for upward economic mobility by Harvard University’s Opportunity Insights, evidence of the transformative education the University provides. To add to our esteemed faculty we are currently seeking an Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology (Health Emphasis) for our New York City (Lower Manhattan) campus.

Position Summary:

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences of Pace University invites applications for two faculty positions to begin September 1, 2024 at the rank of Assistant Professor  (tenure track) for the Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology (Health Emphasis) program located at the University’s campus in lower Manhattan. The program is seeking accreditation by the American Psychological Association (APA) as a scientist practitioner doctoral psychology program. 

The position involves primarily teaching courses in the Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology (Health Emphasis) Program, with opportunities to be involved in the Psy.D. in School-Clinical Child Program and Ph.D. School Psychology Program. Limited opportunities for teaching at the Master’s or undergraduate level may be available.

The Department of Psychology at Pace University offers six graduate programs (Psy.D. in School-Clinical Child Psychology, Ph.D. in School Psychology, Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology (Health Emphasis), M.S.Ed. in School Psychology, M.S. in Clinical Psychology, M.A. in Psychology), two undergraduate programs (B.A. in Psychology and B.A. in Applied Psychology and Human Relations), and a combined B.A./M.A. program.



Preferred and Required Qualifications

The ideal candidates will possess the following:

The successful candidate must have an earned Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology or Clinical Health Psychology from an APA accredited training program and must be licensed in New York State (or be eligible for licensure).

This position also requires a demonstrated ability to develop a strong program of research that involves students with potential for grant funding. The research area is open and may be any area within Clinical Health Psychology including but not limited to research within specific conditions or disease contexts (e.g., oncology, multiple sclerosis, ob/gyn), biological bases of health and behavior (e.g., psychoneuroimmunology, psychophysiology, neuropsychology), or other relevant topics (e.g., chronic pain, health behaviors). Candidates with research areas focused on and/or records of service aimed at supporting populations that experience marginalization/stigmatization are particularly desirable.

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Salary range: $80,000 - $90,000.

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About Pace University

Ranked in the top 9% of private US colleges that provide the best return on tuition investment, Pace University transforms the lives of its diverse students—academically, professionally, and socioeconomically. Currently, the University enrolls more than 13,000 students in more than 150 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs. Pace University is at the forefront of creating opportunity. Through the convergence of strong academics, experiential learning, and dedicated advising, Pace University empowers its students and positively impacts its communities.

Pace University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and people of all gender identities are encouraged to apply.

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