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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Clinical Psychology

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Job title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Clinical Psychology
Job posted: 27 October 2017
Closing Date: 26 November 2017

Established in 2003, the Singapore campus of James Cook University offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs from James Cook University Australia. James Cook University Australia is recognized internationally as a leading research university and is ranked in the top 2% of universities in the world (ARWU ranking). James Cook University focuses on providing high quality education that is both rewarding and fulfilling for students. Please visit http://www.jcu.edu.sg or http://www.jcu.edu.au for more information.

We are now seeking suitable candidates for the position of:

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Clinical Psychology


  • Provide clinical supervision for intern clinical psychologists undertaking their internal placement at  the Psychology Clinic or in external agencies
  • Contribute to the Psychology Department through teaching in Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs
  • Provide research supervision for fourth-year students, Clinical Master and Doctoral students
  • Develop and maintain a high level of professional activities including Active Research Program

Key Selection Criteria:

  1. Doctoral level qualification in Clinical Psychology (will consider Masters level for highly experienced, Australian-registered clinician)
  2. Minimum 2 years clinical experience
  3. Psychology Board of Australia registered, evidenced by current registration or previous registration in Australia.
  4. Evidence of quality teaching and clinical supervision of students in psychology at Undergraduate and/or Postgraduate level
  5. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective relations with colleagues in an academic environment and with people from diverse backgrounds
  6. Research skills in quantitative or qualitative methods and track record of publications in clinical field commensurate with the level of appointment.
  7. Excellent oral and written communication skills

Highly Desirable Criteria:

  1. Membership/Eligibility for membership of Australian Psychological Society(APS) and membership/Eligibility for membership of APS College of Clinical Psychologists
  2. A publication record relative to career stage

Enquiries: Dr Carol Choo, Director of Professional Programs, Clinical Psychology;Tel: +65 6709 3760

Email: carol.choo@jcu.edu.au

Employment type: Fulltime tenure subject to Ministry-of-Manpower-Singapore jurisdiction and probationary period.

Remuneration and conditions: The positions command an appropriate remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience. All employment salary arrangements are offered in SGD. Candidates must consider the lower tax structure in Singapore and the organisational practice of Annual-Wage-Supplement equal to a month’s salary at the end of the calendar year(as eligible) subject to JCU board’s decision.

Lecturer: SGD77 000 per annum – SGD102 000 per annum

Senior Lecturer: SGD91 000 per annum – SGD121 000 per annum

Method of Application

Applications MUST provide all the following:

  1. Up-to-date CV including research record
  2. Full statement of qualifications
  3. Statement systematically addressing the Selection Criteria
  4. Teaching profile and recent teaching evaluations
  5. Completed Summary Application Form

Applications without any of the above will not be considered.

If you have the appropriate qualifications and proven experience to deliver successfully on the above responsibilities, we invite you to send in your application in confidence to the Director, Human Resources, at the following email address: humanresources-singapore@jcu.edu.au Please state the position you are applying for in subject header. Applications should include a cover letter addressing the selection criteria for the position and an up to date CV.

We thank you for your interest and regret we are only able to notify shortlisted candidates. The University reserves the right to invite applications or, alternatively, not to make an appointment.

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (registered as James Cook University Pte Ltd in Singapore) is a wholly owned company of James Cook University Australia. The University offers Bachelor & Master Programs in Business, Psychology, Information Technology & Education at the Singapore campus of James Cook University.