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Clinical Neuropsychology and Aging Assistant/Associate Professor

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The Department of Psychological Science and the Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND) at the University of California, Irvine invite applications for a tenure track faculty position in clinical neuropsychology and aging. The position will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Ideal candidates will be experts in aging and cognition whose research and interests would complement other areas of strength within the Department of Psychological Science, including developmental psychology, health psychology, affective science, and psychology and the law. We especially welcome applicants with a demonstrated interest and track record of productive research in the area of aging and neurodegenerative disease. High priority will be given to candidates with a track record in Alzheimer’s disease research who can work closely with UCI’s NIA-funded Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center Clinical Core. Successful candidates for this position will have an outstanding record of research, as well as evidence of excellent teaching and mentoring, the ability to attract extramural funding, and a commitment to equity and diversity. Priority will be given to applications received by September 14, 2018; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in psychology, with a specialization in clinical psychology and eligibility for licensure.

Application materials must be submitted electronically (please refer to the Employment link at the following website for instructions:

Candidates must submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and representative publications, and should arrange to have three letters of recommendation uploaded electronically. A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion must also be included in the application materials. Please direct questions about this position to Diane Enriquez at

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.

ABOUT OUR DEPARTMENT: The Department of Psychological Science at the University of California, Irvine offers a Ph.D. in Psychology and Social Behavior with a primary specialization in one of four core areas: developmental psychology, health psychology, social/personality psychology, and affective science. Development of a concentration in clinical psychology is in progress. We also offer a graduate emphasis in psychology and law. Our faculty bring a multidisciplinary approach to the study of human behavior and sensitivity to the relevance of our research to individual and social problems. The faculty also share a strong commitment to training students in theory, field and laboratory research methods, and advanced statistical techniques. The University of California, Irvine is one of ten campuses of the highly regarded University of California system and is ranked among the top 10 public Universities in North America. With approximately 30,000 students, over 1,100 faculty members, and highly ranked programs in many areas, our campus offers a wealth of opportunities for research collaboration.

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Irvine, CA

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