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Associate professor / Full Professor: School of Psychology

  • Full Time
  • Limpopo

University of Limpopo


Department of Psychology

Full Professor / Associate Professor


 A PhD in Psychology  Registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as clinical psychologist  A minimum of five years teaching experience at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels  Evidence of successful supervision and training of MA and PhD-level psychology candidates  An extensive and consistent publication record in DHET accredited journals in the past five years  Evidence of curriculum development and articulation in specific theories  Capacity to assist in promoting the Department’s mission and position to internal university constituencies and external stakeholders.


The incumbent will be required to:  Teach and train students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels  Supervise Masters and Doctoral research  Train clinical students in one or more of the following: psychological assessment; adult psychopathology; child psychopathology; psychotherapy; psychology practice  Provide clinical practical supervision of clinical Masters, B.Psych, and Psychology Honours students  Conduct research and be involved in discipline-related community service  Publish consistently in DHET accredited, peer reviewed journals and books  Develop curriculum and course materials.

Closing date: 22 March 2019

Typed application which should contain comprehensive curriculum vitae, certified copies of all qualifications and contact details of three referees should be forwarded, for the attention of Ms K.P Ngobeni to the Chief Human Resources Officer, Private Bag X1106 Sovenga, 0727 or e-mail applications, in MS Word format, to Telephonic enquiries regarding conditions of service: (015) 268 2857 I It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign obtained qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualification Authority. Please note that failure to submit the requested documents/ information will result in your application not being considered.

The University of Limpopo is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All appointments will be made in accordance with the University’s Employment Equity Policy. Preference will be given to Full Professor Male (Africans, Indians and Coloureds), Female (Africans and Coloureds ) Associate Professor (Africans, Indians and Coloureds), Female (Africans and Coloureds) Correspondence will be limited to short listed candidates only. Applicants who have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing must consider their applicants as unsuccessful The University reserve the right not to make an appointment.