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Position Title
Psychology Clinic Director

University
Drexel

Department
Psychology

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience

Position Description
Drexel University’s internationally-renowned Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology (ranked #7 nationally in per capita research productivity by the Chronicle of Higher Education) is opening a Psychology Clinic for which it seeks a Director. The Director will hold a full-time (non-tenure track) faculty appointment in the Department of Psychology, and will oversee a staff initially consisting of the Director, trainees, and an administrative assistant, and which may expand to include an Assistant Director in the future.

Minimum Qualifications
The ideal candidate will hold a doctorate in psychology, and will have extensive expertise in the provision and training of evidence- based, cognitive and behavioral psychological services, knowledge of the profession’s consensus regarding beginning and advanced pre-internship competencies; supervision and leadership experience; and exemplary communication and organizational skills. The Director must be licensed or license-eligible in Pennsylvania.

The Director will be primarily responsible for the administrative, clinical training, and supervisory duties associated with the Clinic. The Clinic’s mission will be to train doctoral students in the Clinical Psychology Program and to provide state-of-the-art, evidence- based psychological services to children, adolescents, adults and families in the Greater Philadelphia Metropolitan area, including neuropsychological, psychoeducational, personality, and forensic evaluations; individual, couples, family, and group psychotherapy; and short-term behavioral health consultation.

Desired Qualifications
The Clinic will also host several of the faculty-led clinical research programs based in the Department of Psychology, and collaborative research opportunities are possible. They will be responsible for interviewing, training, supervising and evaluating trainees drawn from the Clinical Psychology program, including supervising peer-supervision by trainees; the Director will share supervision of trainees with departmental clinical faculty. In addition, the Director will be responsible for the design,implementation, strategic planning, and evaluation of the Clinic’s behavioral health services. The Director will also provide direct clinical services, will manage the Clinic’s budget, and will report to the Head of the Department of Psychology. The Director will also have the opportunity to teach within the department.

University Description
The University offers an attractive benefits package including tuition remission, a generous retirement package with matching funds (up to 11%) and an opportunity to join a talented team of professionals directly helping the University achieve its record growth and quality reputation.
Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The College of Arts and Sciences is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

Region Description

Required Application Materials
Resume/Cover Letter

Application Deadline
Open Until Filled

Starting Date
09/01/2013

Send Applications To:
Evan Forman, PhD

Mailing Address
1505 Race Street, 3rd floor Rm. 306A
Philadelphia , PA  19102

Phone Number

Email Address
emf27@drexel.edu

Web Address
http://drexeljobs.com

This listing expires on:
2/18/2013


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