The Clinical Psychology Program of the Department of
Psychology at the University of Houston (UH), a Carnegie-Designated Tier One
Public Research University, seeks to hire a tenure track (open rank) faculty
member whose major clinical and research interests involve adult
neuropsychology. Research area of interest is open. The program is fully
accredited by the American Psychological Association and has specialty tracks
in clinical neuropsychology, child-family, adult behavior disorders.
Commitment to excellence in research and teaching at the graduate and
undergraduate level, and in supervision of graduate research and clinical
practica is expected. Successful applicants at the entry level must
demonstrate evidence of research productivity and potential for success in
securing external funding; more senior applicants must demonstrate excellence
in research and teaching, and have a record of securing external funding for
their research. Candidates who can
interface with the department’s graduate programs in Social/Health Psychology,
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, or Industrial/Organizational Psychology
are especially encouraged also to apply.
The University of Houston is located in the heart of the
nation’s fourth largest city, and is one of the most culturally and ethnically
diverse public universities in the nation, with roughly 42,000 students on the
main campus. Ten minutes away is the world’s largest medical center, the
Texas Medical Center (TMC). UH is a full
member of the TMC linked through federal grants, research institutes, faculty
appointments in medical schools, hospitals and other institutions, student
practicum placements, and research. The newly opened Health and Biomedical
Science Building on the UH campus will provide up-to-date research, clinical, office and teaching space
for the candidate along with other neuropsychologists and other neuroscientists
from around the campus.
Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2014.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Applicants should send a letter of interest, three letters of recommendation (applicants
tenured at their current institution need only send a list of references),
current curriculum vita, representative papers, and evidence of excellence in
teaching. Applications and any questions prior to applying should be
addressed to Dr. H. Julia Hannay, Clinical Neuropsychology Faculty Search
Committee, Department of Psychology, University of Houston, TX 77204-5022.
Phone: 713-743-8568, Fax: 713-743-8588, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. The University of Houston is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and
persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additional information
on the Department of Psychology can be obtained at http://www.psychology.uh.edu.