Classification:Assistant Professor (F9)
Grade:UNAC Grade 30
type:Faculty Full-time, On Campus
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
unit:UAA College of Arts & Sciences
Conduct instructional, research and service activities as part of the
workload. The teaching component of the workload will be a mix of undergraduate and graduate courses. Specific teaching load will depend
upon a successful applicant's expertise and departmental needs. Graduate courses may include Human Development in a Cultural Context,
Intervention I, Group Therapy, Family Therapy, Child Clinical Psychology, Children's Mental Health Systems of Care, Applied Psychological
Assessment, and the Biological and Pharmacological Bases of Behavior. Undergraduate courses may include Psychopathology, Clinical
Psychology, and Health Psychology. Faculty member is expected to develop a program of research consistent with his or her area of
specialization, conduct student mentorship and conduct service to the department and university. Faculty are expected to hold office hours
appropriate for the course(s) being taught. Candidate will teach and work with diverse populations.Essential
The Department of
Psychology at the University of Alaska Anchorage offers undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs aimed at preparing
students: (1) for advanced study in the social and health sciences, and (2) to become members of the behavioral health workforce. The
department also maintains the Psychological Services Center, a clinic that provides low cost mental health services to campus and community
members. The department strives to offer degree and certificate programs that meet the needs of the state of Alaska. With more than 400
students and 15 faculty members, the UAA Psychology Department is Alaska's largest center for the scientific study of behavior and mental
processes. Please visit our website at: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/academics/colleg
The Department seeks candidates dedicated to equity and diversity of the campus
community and to promoting an environment that increases student knowledge about local, national, and global communities. Anchorage is a
thriving, modern city of about 295,000 inhabitants with a rich cultural life. For more information about living in Anchorage, consult http://www.muni.org. We encourage applications from candidates who reflect the increasing diversity present
in our community and student body.
This is not a remote position. This position will be working on the Anchorage campus.
Please direct questions regarding the position to search committee chair Dr. Gloria Eldridge at email@example.com
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Evidence of
potential for successful teaching, service, and research activity.
Length of time
and type of experience required for this position should be appropriate to the rank of tenure track assistant professor. Applicants must
have university-level teaching experience and record of research and publication or demonstrated potential for research and publication.
Required Education or Training:
Doctoral degree in Clinical, Counseling, or Clinical-Community
Psychology from an APA accredited program at the time of hire and be licensed or be license-eligible in Alaska. ABDs will be considered but
employment is contingent on conferral of degree by time of hire in August 2023.
This is a
full-time, 9-month, tenure track, faculty position complete with both a competitive salary (DOE) and full employee benefits package, with an expected start date in August 2023.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please be prepared to upload the following items:
CV, including contact information
for three professional references
cover letter that includes a statement of interest in the position, a statement of research and
scholarly activities, and a statement of teaching philosophy
To ensure consideration, please apply prior to the review date. The review process for applications will begin on
November 7th, 2022 and will remain open until filled.
This position is represented by United Academics-AAUP/AFT (UNAC).
The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities
throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview
process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.
UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and
prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination
The successful applicant is required to
complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.
Your application for employment
with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.
If you have any questions
regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.