Assistant Professor

Clinical Psychology

The Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology at Widener University is seeking applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Clinical Psychology starting in the Fall of 2018. The position includes a competitive entry-level salary and full benefits. Candidates are being sought who have relevant clinical experience, and can teach courses, as well as provide research mentorship/produce scholarship in the area of child and adolescent  intervention and/or psychopathology. Responsibilities include supervision of the program’s child training concentration and active involvement in the Widener Child Therapy Clinic.

Duties of this position include: graduate-level only instruction (teaching load of two courses per semester), advising and supervision of graduate students, and service to the department in a variety of roles consistent with a faculty appointment. A Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology, PA psychology license, a specialty in child/developmental/ adolescent psychology, and relevant clinical experience are preferred. Interested persons should send a letter of application and curriculum vitae electronically at:

Widener University, an independent, metropolitan, doctoral-intensive University, connects curricula to social issues through civic engagement. Dynamic teaching, active scholarship, personal attention and experiential learning are key components of the Widener experience. The Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology is the oldest APA-accredited Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) program and part of Widener University's School of Human Service Professions. Located in Chester, PA, Widener's main campus is nestled between Philadelphia, PA and Wilmington, DE. For more information about the University, please visit our website at