Lecturer in Clinical Psychology

Job Title: Lecturer in Clinical Psychology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Waikato
Salary: NZ $74,034 to $89,163
Reference: 380193
Job Published: June 20, 2018 10:26

Job Description

School of Psychology

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

The School of Psychology is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified individual as a continuing full-time Lecturer in Clinical Psychology. This position will contribute to our undergraduate teaching and our post graduate training programme in Clinical Psychology.

The School of Psychology is currently in a rebuilding phase. The School offers a broad undergraduate education in Psychology, with a range of specialised programmes at graduate level, including Masters and PhD degrees and several programmes that lead to registration as a professional psychologist.

Applications are invited from people with expertise in abnormal and clinical psychology. Responsibilities of the successful applicant will include establishing and maintaining a productive research programme, teaching undergraduate and postgraduate papers related to clinical psychology, supervising postgraduate student research, and contributing to the administration of the clinical psychology professional training programme.

Requirements include a research-based PhD in Psychology, research publications and experience in undergraduate teaching and graduate supervision, commensurate with this early-career position. NZ registration or eligibility for NZ registration as a clinical psychologist is also required.

Current salary range for Lecturers is NZ$74,034 to $89,163 per year dependent on qualifications and experience. Note - the rank of Lecturer in the New Zealand university system is equivalent to the rank of Assistant Professor in the North American and some other systems.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to the Chairperson, School of Psychology, Professor Devon Polaschek email:

The position will remain open until filled. Vacancy number: 380193

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