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Sessional Instructor, Specialty Practicum in Clinical Psychology II, Department of Psychology

Job ID: 16134

Updated: August 9, 2018

Location: Main Campus

Position Description

The Department of Psychology invites applications for a Sessional Instructor to teach the following course during the Fall 2018 Session, August 27 to December 24, 2018:

  • PSYC 762 - Specialty Practicum in Clinical Psychology II,
    Days/times TBD

Qualifications and required skills:

  • Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from a CPA- or APA-accredited program;
  • Current registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists;
  • Strong foundation in evidence-based psychological interventions for children, adolescents, and young adults, including Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy;
  • Experience supervising practicum students in psychotherapy, including in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, is strongly preferred;
  • Ability and willingness to contribute to development and implementation of outpatient clinic programming to support student training.

Please submit your application online, and please include the following:

  • Proof of registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • List of three professional references
  • Statement of teaching/supervision philosophy and methods

For course descriptions, please refer to the University Calendar.

For salary information, please refer to TUCFA’s Collective Agreement, Schedule B. As per the Collective Agreement, the Department of Psychology adheres to the right of first refusal terms (Section 23.12.1 and 23.12.2) for Sessional Appointments.

The application deadline is August 20, 2018.

The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)

Additional Information

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