atthe Department of Pscyhology. Closing date: 31 August 2021 .
The Department of Psychology is a large, creative workplace that, in addition
to being a prominent research facility, provides higher education at all
levels within psychology. More than 1000 students attend the department's
various courses and programs, from undergraduate to doctoral level, including
Psychologist Program, Psychotherapist Program and Specialist Programs.
The main tasks involve teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels mainly
within the Psychologist and Psychotherapy Programs at the department. The
tasks also include supervision of students at different levels, course
management and development, and conducting research.
The holder of the position is also expected to participate in pedagogical
development as well as in departmental work such as tasks concerning clinical
research and being a member of departmental committees and task forces.
The employment includes competence and research time according to the current
terms and conditions agreement.
Eligible applicants for the position of senior lecturer should hold a PhD
in Psychology, or have equivalent research skills and have demonstrated
teaching expertise. Teaching proficiency should normally have been
demonstrated through teaching experience at both the undergraduate- and
Teaching proficiency should be well documented and in a manner that makes it
possible to assess the quality of the teaching activities.
Furthermore, eligible applicants should be licensed psychologists, or have the
equivalent clinical and academic competence, with a focus on cognitive
behavioral therapy, acquired abroad.
The applicant must have the ability to cooperate with colleagues as well as
other abilities that are required in order successfully to meet the demands of
Special and equal emphasis will be placed on teaching and research skills
and whether applicants are licensed psychoterapeuts or have equivalent skills
from abroad with a focus on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). The
pedagogical skills should be demonstrated through teaching, supervision or the
production of educational materials of relevance for the research area. When
assessing the research skills, special emphasis will be placed on merits
within the area of cognitive behavioral therapy, and also if the research is
Strong emphasis will be placed on:
documented education as supervisor in psychotherapy,
documented ability to cooperate well with colleagues and fellow
administrative skills and proven collaboration with the surrounding
society and dissemination of research and development findings,
ongoing psychotherapy work.
Emphasis will be placed on having successfully planned, applied for and
obtained research project funds from external research funding bodies.
It is a merit to have broad competence of different kinds of therapy models
and methods within the area of cognitive behavioral therapy.
It is a merit to have completed at least 15 higher education credits in
teaching and learning in higher education or to have otherwise acquired
An applicant who does not have at least 15 higher education credits in
teaching and learning in higher education, and is not deemed to have acquired
equivalent knowledge, must complete such training within the first two years
Proficiency in Swedish is not a requirement for the position, but the
applicant has to be ready to take on administrative and pedagogical tasks that
demand an understanding and usage of Swedish after two years of employment.
Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and
with equal opportunities for all.
Further information about the position can be obtained from the Head of the
Department (until July 31) Håkan Fischer, telephone: +46 8 162357,
email@example.com; (from August 1) Fredrik Jönsson, telephone:
+46 8 163876, firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions regarding the application process, please contact administrator
Nathaniel Morris, telephone: +46 8 16 33 11, email@example.com.
Ingrid Lander (Saco-S), telephone: +46 708 16 26 64, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Alejandra Pizarro Carrasco (Fackförbundet ST/Lärarförbundet), telephone: +46
8 16 34 89, email@example.com, and firstname.lastname@example.org (SEKO).
Apply for the position at Stockholm University's recruitment system. It is the
responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in
accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is
submitted before the deadline.
We would appreciate it if your application is written in English. Since it
will be examined by international experts, English is the working language.
The University's rules of employment and instructions for applicants are
available at: How to apply for a position.
You are welcome to apply!
Stockholm University contributes to the development of sustainable democratic
society through knowledge, enlightenment and the pursuit of truth.
Closing date: 31/08/2021