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Open Rank of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in Psychological Sciences (req15822)

University of New Mexico
Job Location:
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Posting Number

Employment Type: Faculty

Faculty Type
Open Rank

Hiring Department
Psych Child Adolescent Div C A (451C)

Academic Location
School of Medicine

Benefits Eligible
The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.

Position Summary

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is eager to put together the right package for an individual with a passion for clinical child psychology and academics, coupled with an interest in joining a team of talented, caring and dedicated faculty members. Applications are being accepted for an academic faculty clinical child psychologist, suitable for appointment at the Assistant, Associate, or full Professor rank. A position is currently available in the Child and Adolescent Division outpatient service. Research involvement is possible for applicants with the appropriate background. This position includes both clinical and academic opportunities.

As a member of our supportive and collegial department, the person selected will have opportunities for multi-cultural clinical care with an emphasis on the treatment of marginalized populations. Scholarly activities are available, including collaboration with colleagues across the health sciences campus and in rural communities across the state. There is potential for professional development in leadership and administration within the UNM Health Sciences Center. Educational activities include teaching and administration of seminars, mentoring and supervision of trainees in our APA Accredited Clinical Psychology Internship Program, well as medical students, residents, fellows, trainees in related disciplines, and participation in educational committees. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with experience and academic background.

Known for its natural beauty and temperate climate, Albuquerque is New Mexico's largest city and sits at the base of the Sandia Mountains on the edge of the Rio Grande Valley. With its rich multicultural history, active arts community, and proximity to Santa Fe and Taos, Albuquerque is home to the University of New Mexico, Kirtland Air Force Base, Sandia National Laboratories, Intel and the Isotopes.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Doctoral degree in clinical child psychology or related field;
  • Clinical experience, minimum 1 year
  • Licensable in New Mexico
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Educational, teaching and supervision experience with psychology interns, post doctoral fellows and/or trainees in multiple disciplines.
  • Experience with or commitment to working with marginalized populations.
  • Bi-lingual Spanish speaker.
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job
advertisement on a 3rd party site, please visit UNMJobs to submit an application.

A selection committee will invite the most promising applicants for interviews.

A complete application will include a cover letter addressing each of the minimum and preferred qualifications; a current CV; and the names, addresses and contact information for three professional references.

For Additional Information Contact:

Ann Waldorf, PhD

Vice Chair for Behavioral Sciences

For Best Consideration
For best consideration, please apply by 7/31/2021. This position will remain open until filled.

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