Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology, Job Code 813WPU


Posting Date: October 2, 2017

Closing Date: Open until filled

William Paterson University, Psychology Department, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level to support our new PsyD program, and teach graduate and undergraduate courses beginning September 2018.

Doctorate required in Clinical Psychology (PhD or PsyD) by start date, preference given to graduates of APA accredited programs. Area of specialization is open; preference will be given to those with empirically-based scholarship and the potential to contribute to evidence-based practice. The successful candidate will have evidence of scholarly productivity and a strong capacity for mentoring graduate students and directing doctoral dissertation research. Candidates should also be licensed or license eligible.

Interested candidates should send letter of application, current curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, supporting materials, and three letters of recommendation to Search Committee Chair at Psychology@wpunj.edu or mail to: Search Committee Chair, William Paterson University, Psychology Department, 300 Pompton Road, Wayne, NJ 07470. Electronic submissions preferred. Must reference Job Code in letter of application. Review of applications will begin November 5, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. This position is subject to available funding. For additional information about the Department and University visit our website at http://www.wpunj.edu/cohss/departments/psychology/.

William Paterson University is a public institution of higher learning. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs which range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls approximately 11,000 students from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370 acres suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City. The department of Psychology is made up of 26 faculty who support a Clinical PsyD program, a Master’s of Clinical and Counseling Psychology, and undergraduate program that features three honors tracks in Clinical and Neuropsychology, Cognitive Science, and Social Science.



William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.