Psychologist (Asst/Assoc Professor) - Clinician/Educator Track, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Memphis, TN

Posted: Wednesday, April 20, 2022

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics in Memphis, TN is seeking a Psychologist with Health Service Provider designation for a full-time, non-tenure track, clinician-educator faculty position (Assistant or Associate Professor rank). Academic rank at the time of appointment shall be commensurate with experience and credentials. Learn more about UTHSC at

The UTHSC Center on Developmental Disabilities is within the Department of Pediatrics and with additional faculty and staff, is a federally-funded University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) and home to a Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) interdisciplinary graduate-level training program. This position offers a great opportunity to participate in a wide variety of educational, clinical, research, and community outreach activities in several settings with primary responsibilities in clinical training and supervision of psychology trainees at various levels. Community outreach and scholarly activities are encouraged.

Memphis was recently listed in Time Magazine as one of 100 "World's Greatest Places 2021"!

Memphis is a great place to live and raise a family, with features of large metropolitan areas (multiple universities, professional and collegiate sports, musical events, Broadway touring shows, great food, to name just a few), but with a friendly livability that makes day-to-day life enjoyable.

We'd love to meet you! For more information, please contact: Toni Whitaker, MD, Division Chief, Developmental Pediatrics, [email protected], 901-448-3043 and/or Bruce Keisling, PhD, Executive Director, Center on Developmental Disabilities, [email protected].

Application and full position information at (may need to copy and paste link into a new browser tab):


Requires a Ph.D. or equivalent degree. The applicant should be licensed or license-eligible in Tennessee as a Psychologist, with Health Service Provider designation and will be expected to be board-certified by the American Board of Professional Psychology within 3 years.

Experience preferred in diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders and neurodevelopmental disabilities in young children.

Individuals from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.