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The Department of Psychological Sciences [] at the University of Missouri invites applications for two 12-month clinical faculty positions (.75-1.0 FTE) in its Psychological Services Clinic (PSC) beginning on or about August 1, 2019. The PSC serves as the primary training clinic for doctoral students in the department’s dually-accredited (APA, PCSAS) Clinical Psychology Program.

We are seeking applicants who can contribute to the PSC’s mission to provide and train students in the provision of high-quality, affordable, culturally-responsive, evidence-based services; and to support research that advances understanding and effective promotion of psychological health, consistent with the clinical program’s clinical-scientist training model. We are especially interested in candidates who will contribute to our mission to foster and support a diverse and inclusive environment for student training and service delivery. We are open to many areas of faculty expertise, and are particularly interested in applicants with interest and expertise in providing clinical supervision, teaching clinical courses, and providing direct services in the areas of: youth and family assessment, youth and family interventions, adult assessment, couples services, and specialized evidence-based services.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, an active doctoral program, a highly interactive faculty, flexible scheduling, and outstanding core facilities. The PSC is a vibrant environment that provides a wide range of affordable evidence-based individual, family, and group services to youth and adults from Columbia and surrounding communities, and training to doctoral students from our highly rigorous clinical psychology program and other MU health service psychology programs. The PSC is staffed by a cohesive group of licensed clinical-track and tenure-track faculty, a licensed social worker, approximately 15-20 doctoral students, and office and clinical research support staff. Columbia, Missouri, is ranked among the top-ten college towns in the U.S.

Appointments are renewable annually at the discretion of the University, with the expectation of reappointment given satisfactory performance.


– Provide clinical supervision for doctoral students in clinical psychology practicum
– Teach graduate courses in clinical psychology
– Provide direct client service
– Assist with administration of day-to-day functions of the Psychological Services Clinic


Candidates must hold an earned doctorate from an APA-accredited program (clinical psychology preferred, counseling psychology considered). The successful candidate must be licensed or license-eligible in the State of Missouri. Clinical-track faculty are full members of the department faculty and are expected to demonstrate excellence in the areas of clinical supervision and teaching, clinical practice, and service/engagement. The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Application Procedure:

Screening of applicants will begin March 1, 2019 and continue until the positions are filled.The appointments are renewable annually at the discretion of the University, with the expectation of reappointment given satisfactory performance. Please apply online at: and search for Job ID #28648. Use the online application and be prepared to upload incorporating an understanding of diversity/multiculturalism in supervision, teaching, and service delivery; and any relevant publications. Three reference letters should be sent (electronically or hard copy) to the Chair of the Search Committee, Debora Bell (; 210 McAlester Hall, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO. 65211). A background check is required for employment in this position.

Applicants may contact the Chair of the Search Committee (Debora Bell, with any questions about the position. Contact Human Resource Services ( for any questions about the application process. To request ADA accommodations, please contact the Office of Accessibility and ADA Education at 573-884- 7278 or

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