Faculty Psychologist Needed at the University of Texas in Beautiful East Texas

Tyler, TX

Position Information

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler is seeking three PhD or PsyD psychology faculty to join a rapidly growing Behavioral Health Department. Funding has been secured to support this growth initiative and allow us to double the size of the psychology faculty.

  • General Adult Psychology
  • Psychology – Substance Abuse

These positions will work with medical specialists in family medicine, oncology, pediatrics, and other specialties to provide collaborative, multi-disciplinary care to our patient population.

  • Child & Adolescent Psychology

The Child & Adolescent Psychologist will provide a broad range of clinical services in a busy outpatient clinic. Assessment, psychotherapy and consultation will be provided to a diverse patient base, as well as an opportunity to provide telepsychology services to other hospitals in the region.

Ideal candidates will have an interest in an academic career which includes clinical work, teaching, and scholarly activity. Our APA-accredited internship with 10 interns in 2019 and postdoctoral fellowships are an integral part of our graduate medical education program. Candidates must be eligible for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor rank. A Texas license is required.

Benefits Package Highlights:
Competitive income
Comprehensive state agency benefits including an excellent retirement package
Generous vacation plan including holiday, sick, and education leave
Professional development fund
Liability insurance with no need to purchase tail coverage
Texas has no state income tax

Tyler is an affordable metropolitan city of over 100,000 offering cultural diversity, a major university campus, a healthy range of medium to large size businesses, and is known for its rolling hills, forested landscapes, lakes, pine trees, Rose Garden, and a number of arts and educational venues. Dallas and Shreveport, Louisiana are within 90 minutes driving time from Tyler.

Interested PhD or PsyD candidates should submit CV, cover letter, and three references to Lindsay Waters at Lindsay.waters@uthct.edu.


Want to stay in touch?

Want to tell us something?

Send a message

Contact Us