Job Description Detail

Psychology and Counseling

Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology

Summary of Duties

Marywood University seeks a tenure-track, assistant professor of clinical psychology for a full-time (9-month) position beginning August, 2018 to serve as a core faculty member for our Psy.D. program in clinical psychology. Continuously APA-accredited since 2006, this competitive, university-based, full-time program follows a scholar-practitioner model and includes an on-campus Psychological Services Center, small cohort sizes (8-10), and excellent student outcomes.

As a member of the core clinical faculty for the Psy.D. program, at least 50% of the teaching load will be at the graduate level. Supervision of student research is expected, including undergraduate honors research, master’s and doctoral research. Successful candidates should demonstrate potential for effective teaching and scholarship and be willing to provide service to the department, University, and community.

The Department of Psychology and Counseling is in the Reap College of Education and Human Development. It offers undergraduate, master’s, and school psychology programs, and the APA-accredited Psy.D. program in clinical psychology.

Marywood University is a comprehensive Catholic university sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary and located in northeastern Pennsylvania, easily accessible to Philadelphia, New York City, and the Pocono Mountains. Rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition, our mission seeks to empower students through education and a commitment to social justice.


  • Educational:

    Requires a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from an APA-approved program.  Must be licensed or license-eligible in Pennsylvania and have training/experience to competently provide clinical supervision for services provided to both children and adults.

How to Apply

Applicants should include a letter of interest, a current curriculum vita, and a list of references with contact information. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. An electronic copy of materials should be sent to: