University of Toronto Scarborough — Teaching Stream Position in Clinical Psychology – 1601107

The Department of Psychology at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for a teaching-stream appointment in Clinical Psychology. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream and will commence on July 1, 2017.

Candidates are required to have a PhD in Psychology, or a closely related discipline, by the time of appointment or shortly thereafter. The successful candidate will have a background and teaching experience in the areas of clinical psychology and statistics. Preference will be given to applicants from a CPA/APA approved clinical psychology program, and applicants who are eligible or currently registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario in the area of clinical psychology.

Applicants must show excellence in teaching statistics (including biostatistics, clinical trials methodology, and multilevel modeling) and clinical psychology. The successful candidate must have demonstrated excellence in teaching and pedagogy, and have excellent organizational and communication skills.  S/he must have experience as a course instructor, a record of excellence in teaching in both small and large enrollment class settings, teaching-related activities such as curriculum development and student mentoring, and a demonstrated interest in teaching-related scholarly activity. Excellence can be demonstrated by teaching accomplishments highlighted as part of the application. This will include strong endorsements from referees, strong course evaluations, a coherent teaching philosophy that is linked to excellent pedagogical practice, or demonstrated excellent performance in other teaching related activities, including experience leading successful workshops or seminars, or excellent conference posters or presentations.

The candidate will be expected to undertake graduate and undergraduate teaching and will also be expected to perform standard professional and administrative activities typical of a department and/or university. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The appointment is at the University of Toronto Scarborough, which is a research-intensive institution with an interdisciplinary commitment, a multicultural student body, and a modern campus. The successful candidate may be eligible for Associate membership in the Graduate Department of Psychological Clinical Science through participation in the Clinical Psychology Field of the Graduate Program in Counselling and Clinical Psychology, University of Toronto (

All qualified candidates are invited to apply online at Please pay close attention to the application requirements.

All applications must be submitted online by the closing date of Thursday, October 13, 2016.

Submission guidelines can be found at:

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.