Assistant Project Scientist in Psychology

University of California Los Angeles Department of Psychology

Assistant Project Scientist

Job #JPF06671
  • PSYCHOLOGY / L&S Life Sciences / UCLA

Application Window

Open July 9th, 2021 through Sunday, Aug 8, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

The Department of Psychology is currently hiring for an Assistant Project Scientist. For more information regarding the Project Scientist series, please refer to the Call Appendix 36: Project (e.g. Scientist) Series:
Candidate must have a PhD in Clinical Psychology or related doctorate in Behavioral Health Services field. Job responsibilities include supporting the PI in the design and execution of extramurally-funded projects examining factors associated with implementation outcomes within public sector mental health services delivering evidence-based practices for youth. The candidate should have a strong background in advanced multilevel modeling, mixed methods, and implementation science. In addition, the project scientist will supervise graduate and undergraduate students conducting research projects.

Responsibilities include assisting the PI in design, data analysis and interpretation, manuscript preparation, grant preparation, and oversight of the ongoing projections of undergraduate and graduate students. The position entails work effort equivalent to 30%.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

PhD in Clinical Psychology or related doctorate in Behavioral Health Services field

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements

None required

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Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA