Assistant Professor – Clinical Psychology

The Department of Psychology at the University of British Columbia–Vancouver campus ( invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in clinical psychology, which will begin 1 July 2017.  Candidates must hold a PhD from an accredited clinical training program (including an APA- or CPA-accredited internship) before starting the position. They are also expected to obtain registration as a psychologist in the province of British Columbia.


We are seeking applicants with strong research records who would enhance our research-oriented CPA-accredited doctoral program. We are looking for the strongest clinical psychology candidate, regardless of research specialization, but we are particularly interested in candidates whose research complements existing strengths of the clinical program and bridges clinical psychology to other areas of the department ( The successful candidate will be expected to maintain a program of scholarly research that leads to publication; conduct effective undergraduate and graduate teaching; provide effective clinical and research supervision; and contribute to departmental service.


This position is subject to final budgetary approval. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.
Applicants should upload a single PDF file (containing a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and 3 publications) to: and complete the brief form found on that webpage. Next, applicants should arrange to have at least 3 confidential letters of recommendation submitted online (details provided at the above webpage).


The closing date for applications is: 1 October 2016.