Assistant Professor of Child Psychology

Yale University Child Study Center


The Child Study Center is seeking applicants for an assistant professor position in child psychology with a focus on administering evidence-based assessment and treatment procedures to children with anxiety disorders and their parents. Expertise in the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for Children, cognitive behavior therapy, parent-based interventions, and computer-based interventions is required. Also required is expertise in training and supervising research assistants, psychology fellows, post-doctoral fellows, and psychiatry fellows in these evidence-based procedures. Additionally preferred is experience in working with minority, Spanish-speaking populations and skills in applying complex statistical analytic approaches such as confirmatory factor analysis using robust methods to test the utility of current assessment measures with diverse populations. A range of opportunities for collaboration are available including work with clinical programs in departments of Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Psychology. 

Application Instructions

To apply to this position, please submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference through Interfolio. If you have any questions regarding this position contact Dr. Linda Mayes, Professor of Child Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Psychology in the Yale Child Study Center and Chair, Yale Child Study Center via email at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.