Director of Clinical Training in the Clinical Psychology PsyD Program
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Hillsboro Professional Campus - , OR

Director of Clinical Training in the Clinical Psychology PsyD Program at Pacific University


The School of Graduate Psychology (SGP) in the College of Health Professions at Pacific University Oregon invites applicants for a tenure-track position with DCT administrative responsibilities in the PsyD program beginning June 1, 2022. We seek applicants with a PhD or PsyD in Clinical Psychology (or closely related field) with experience in clinical training administration. Applicants with interest in one or more of the following areas are also encouraged to apply: Latinx populations, child and adolescent psychology, and forensic psychology. 


We are an academic community that is dedicated to cultural infusion and preparation of clinical psychology doctoral students to work as health service psychologists in a range of settings and roles. The successful candidate will oversee clinical training for the PsyD program, teach, and conduct and supervise research. Candidates must be licensed or license eligible in Oregon.


Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.



Applicants should submit the following:

  1.  Detailed letter of interest and competencies
  2.  Curriculum Vitae
  3. Evidence of teaching effectiveness including teaching evaluations
  4. Reprints or preprints (if available)
  5. EDI statement (1 page)
  6. Teaching & Mentorship statement (1 page)
  7. Research/Scholarship statement (1 page)
  8. Names of three referees



Questions regarding this position should be directed to the SGP Dean, Dr. Joaquin Borrego at



In addition to the Clinical Psychology PsyD program (APA accredited), SGP is also home to the Applied Psychological Sciences MA program (MPCAC accredited) and the Clinical Psychology PhD program (APA accredited). SGP has 28 faculty and approximately 350 graduate students. SGP also has two interprofessional mental and behavioral health clinics, the Pacific Psychology and Comprehensive Health Clinics in downtown Portland and Hillsboro. The College of Health Professions is home to schools of physical therapy, audiology, occupational therapy, physician assistant studies, dental health science, pharmacy, and healthcare administration in Hillsboro, OR. Opportunities for interprofessional collaboration are plentiful and encouraged. The campus is 15 miles west of downtown Portland and easily accessible by public transit. The Portland-metro area consistently ranks among the most livable regions in the U.S., and the surrounding area (e.g., Mt. Hood National Forest, Pacific Ocean, Willamette Valley) provides a diverse variety of recreational activities. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Pacific University encourages BIPOC, persons with disabilities, women, and veterans to apply. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Filling these positions is contingent upon available funding.

We are dedicated to providing services that center student experience and are authentic, holistic, equity minded, integrous and responsive. GBP along with the School of Business continues to develop our equity practices with a particular focus on racial equity.


Studies have shown that women and POC are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet all of the qualifications they find in the job description. We are seeking the best candidate for the job, and that candidate may be a person who comes from a less traditional background. We encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every minimum qualification described or are unsure if your experience could be considered related experience.




Pacific University is a small, but diverse learning community, where students thrive in a personal academic environment. Tracing its roots to 1849, when it was chartered as a school for orphans of the Oregon Trail, Pacific has long been devoted to making a difference in the world. Today, students study in a unique combination of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business, education, health professions and optometry. Located in Oregon, Pacific serves a diverse population of more than 3,900 students, with campuses in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene and Woodburn. At Pacific University, students and faculty develop close, nurturing relationships that provide an extraordinary educational experience.


Today, students study in a unique combination of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in the liberal arts and sciences, optometry, education, health professions and business.  Pacific University has campuses in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene and Woodburn, Ore., as well as an office in Honolulu.  In addition, a variety of Pacific University health and eye clinics throughout the Portland area serve patients and provide students with practical experience.


At Pacific University, students and faculty engage in discovery through close, nurturing relationships that provide extraordinary learning experiences.  International study, service learning, internships and co-curricular activities have been integral parts of the education of nearly 28,000 alumni worldwide who share in the Boxer spirit.



It is the policy of Pacific University not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, religion or religious creed, disability, sex or gender, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, military, veteran or Vietnam Era status, or any other protected classification recognized by applicable law, in admission, access to, or treatment in employment, educational programs or activities as required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, or any other applicable state or federal law, or city ordinance. Questions or complaints may be directed to the Vice President for Academic Affairs, 2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR 97116,