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Clinical Psychology Faculty

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) Department of Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track position in our APA-accredited Clinical Psychology Program. The appointment will be made at the rank of Assistant Professor. UWM is a Carnegie Research 1 institution. The Clinical Psychology program is a member of the Academy of Psychological Clinical Science. The department has rich collaborative connections with the Milwaukee community and area hospitals (e.g., Medical College of Wisconsin, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Rogers Memorial Hospital, Milwaukee VA Medical Center).

We seek to hire an intervention researcher who is interested in collaborative translational research focusing on interventions for emotional and/or behavioral disorders broadly conceived, including outcomes, mechanisms of treatment effectiveness, dissemination and implementation, intervention in primary care settings, applications for diverse populations, use of new technologies and telehealth, or other related areas. Our program and department have current strengths in the areas of neuroscience and health psychology, including affective and anxiety disorders, emotion, disinhibition and impulse control, adolescent substance use, pediatric psychology, and developmental disabilities. UWM is also a research site for the landmark NIH-initiative, the ABCD Study (https://abcdstudy.org/), which is the largest long-term study of brain development and child and adolescent health in the United States. While we are especially interested in candidates with strong potential for collaboration with existing department faculty, the population of interest for the current position is open.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. (completed by August 2018) in Clinical Psychology or related field. We are seeking an applicant who embodies the integration of research and clinical practice. Preference will be given to applicants with strong potential for extramural funding, demonstrated research productivity, post-doctoral training, excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching, and the potential to collaborate with current faculty. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the graduate Clinical Psychology curriculum by conducting clinical supervision of graduate students in our in-house Psychology Training Clinic and teaching graduate coursework. Candidates will also teach at the undergraduate level. Applicants must be licensed or license-eligible in Wisconsin.

Applications will be considered beginning December 20, 2017 until the position is filled.  All applications should be submitted online at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/26836.  Complete applications will include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, and a statement of teaching interests. Candidates should arrange for 3 letters of reference to be sent to psych-facultysearch@uwm.edu. UWM is an equal opportunity institution committed to diversity.

Neuroscience Faculty

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in neuroscience.  UWM is a Carnegie “Research 1” institution located in Wisconsin’s cultural and economic center.  We are interested in recruiting outstanding scientists that will build directly on the current strengths of our program (http://neuroscience.uwm.edu). We expect to make appointments at the Assistant Professor level.

Successful applicants should employ modern technical approaches to address important questions related to learning and memory, motivation, perception, attention, or neurological disorders. Area of research specialization is open but outstanding individuals with interests in understanding the molecular, cellular, and/or neural circuit mechanisms of behavior are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in neuroscience or a closely related field and significant postdoctoral research experience.  Responsibilities include developing an independent extramurally funded research program and teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in neuroscience and psychology.  Review of applications will begin on December 20, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Applications will only be accepted online. To apply please see: http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/26837

A complete application will consist of a cover letter, vita, a concise statement of research interests, a statement of teaching interests, and three letters of reference. All application materials should be submitted electronically. Reference letters can be sent via email to psych-facultysearch@uwm.edu.  UWM is an equal opportunity institution committed to diversity.