University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Director Clinical Psychology Internship Program (Open Rank) in Rio Grande Valley, Texas

Scope of Job

Chosen individual will develop, implement and maintain the Psychology APA accreditation internship program and post doctoral fellowships including obtaining and maintaining accreditation. In clinical and didactic settings, would teach medical students, psychiatric residents, and psychologists; would help develop the psychology training programs and psychiatry residency and teach within those programs; would help teach other medical specialty and health discipline students and trainees as relevant. Successful candidate will provide direct patient care and consultation to other providers with and without trainees at UTRGV SOM and affiliated clinical sites. Potential sites include: Palms Behavioral Health, Rio Grande State Center, UTRGV Clinical Research Unit.

EEO Statement

EEO Statement UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Diversity Statement UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.

Additional Information

UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code ยง51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.

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Please Note

Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Faculty Title: Assistant Professor

Job Class Code: 00031

FLSA: Exempt

Posting Number: FRGV0624

Working Title: Director Clinical Psychology Internship Program (Open Rank)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: Rio Grande Valley

Division/Organization: Division of Academic Affairs

Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position: 3 years

Tenure Status: Non Tenure Track

FTE: 1.0

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D and able to be licensed in Texas in Clinical Psychology.

Discipline Specific Required Qualifications: Doctoral degree (PhD, PsyD) in Clinical Psychology.

Preferred Qualifications: Completion or Initiation of Certification by the American Board of Professional Psychology.

License or Certification Required?: Yes

Salary: Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience.

Desired Start Date: 09/01/2017

Open Date: 07/25/2017