Midwestern University Assistant Professor - IL - Behavioral Medicine in Downers Grove, Illinois


The Department of Behavioral Science in the College of Health Sciences of Midwestern University, Downers Grove campus, invites applications for an immediate opening in the APA-accredited Psy.D. Program. Applicants should have earned a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from an APA accredited program and be licensed or license eligible as a clinical psychologist in the State of Illinois. Background and training in children and adolescents, couples and family therapy, assessment, or related areas of psychology is desired. All faculty within the Clinical Psychology Program have responsibilities in teaching, scholarship and service. Teaching responsibilities include planning, developing and teaching courses in the curriculum, academic advising and dissertation mentoring. Faculty are also expected to engage in their own research or scholarly activity. Service responsibilities include participation in Program, College and University committees and active involvement in the professional activities of state, regional and national organizations. A record of prior teaching experience, scholarly productivity, and professional service will enhance the candidate’s application. This is a full-time, tenure-track position. Rank is at the Assistant or Associate Professor level dependent upon experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Midwestern University is an independent institution of higher education committed to the education of healthcare professionals. The Downers Grove, IL campus opened in 1986 and is located on a beautiful, wooded, 105 acre campus just 25 miles west of Chicago, IL. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. We encourage you to visit www.midwestern.edu for additional details about our dynamic University.

Your application packet should include:

  • CV (upload as an attachment or inserted as text)
  • Application (you will be prompted to complete the online application)
  • Names of 3 professional references

Applicants may send inquiries and letters of recommendation to: Dr. Ann Sauer, Acting Program Director, Department of Behavioral Science at asauer@midwestern.edu, 630-515-6245.

Midwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate against an employee or applicant based upon race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or veterans status, in accord with 41 C.F.R. 60-1.4(a), 250.5(a), 300.5(a) and 741.5(a).

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Doctorate or better

Posted: July 26, 2016