Center for Mental Health, Policy, and the Law faculty search

The Center for Mental Health, Policy, and the Law (CMHPL) in the University of Washington Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences is recruiting for a full-time (100%) clinical psychologist to join our core faculty as an Associate or full Professor. The option of Research Associate Professor/Research Professor is also available. This is a non-tenure track position based at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, WA. As a core faculty of the CMHPL, the individual will be expected to make substantial contributions to the research portfolio, program development and/or evaluation, workforce development efforts, and/or advanced medical and psychology post-graduate forensic mental health training activities.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach and conduct research in content areas relevant to forensic mental health and serious mental illness. The faculty will be expected to lead the Research Arm of the CMHPL which will include spearheading sponsored research funding, forging research collaborations with partners at the state, UW schools and departments within the university, as well as inter-institutional partnerships.

Questions may be directed to Sarah Kopelovich PhD, Chair, Search Committee, by email to