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Four Full-Time Faculty Position (at all ranks)

The Faculty of Social Sciences comprises nine departments, schools and institutes, which offer undergraduate, Master’s and doctoral programs in both English and French. With its nearly 10,000 students, 260 full-time professors, and wide array of programs and research centres, the Faculty of Social Sciences plays a key role at the heart of the University of Ottawa. Its graduate students are supervised by excellent researchers and undertake cutting-edge research in the Faculty’s Master’s and Ph.D. programs.

The School of Psychology at the University of Ottawa is accepting applications for four (4) tenure-track position in the following areas of specialization:

• Child or Adolescent Clinical Psychology
• Adult Clinical Psychology
• Developmental Psychology


• Conducting research and publishing activities
• Teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels
• Supervising Master’s and Ph.D. candidates
• Participating in the University’s academic and administrative activities
• Other activities as specified in the collective agreement


• Hold a Ph.D. in Psychology;
• Demonstrate excellence in teaching and research;
• Posses a strong publication and research track record
• For clinical professor’s position, must be registered or eligible for registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario


The University of Ottawa is a bilingual institution, and all professors in the Faculty of Social Sciences must be actively bilingual to gain tenure. The successful candidate will be required to teach in both English and French from their second year in the department. The University of Ottawa offers second-language training to staff members and their spouses.


These are set by the current collective agreement. Tenure-track positions are subject to budgetary approval.


July 1st, 2014

Interested candidates should forward, by December 10th, 2013, their résumé, a letter describing their teaching and research experience, an example of their current research, an indication of their French and English language abilities, a copy of their main publications and teaching evaluations, and ask three referees to send confidential letters of recommendation. Electronic applications are strongly encouraged.

All submissions are to be sent directly to:

Pierre Gosselin
Director, School of Psychology
Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa
136 Jean Jacques Lussier, Vanier Building, room 3002
Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5

Fax: (613) 562-5147

Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. According to government policy, all qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

The University of Ottawa is proud of its 160-year tradition of bilingualism. Through its Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, the University provides training to staff members and to their spouses in their second official language. At the time of tenure, professors are expected to have the ability to function in a bilingual setting.

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Last updated: 2013.10.03