University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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Clinical Psychologist

Clinical Psychologist

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Position Type 
Regular Full-Time
Sub Category 
COM PSY & AR State Hospital Partnership
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CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST:  The Department of Psychiatry in the College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), invites applications for a psychologist position at the Arkansas State Hospital adjacent to UAMS. 


UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
  • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

Salary: Neg.



This position will provide clinical services on a 24 bed forensic adult inpatient psychiatric unit.  



Applicants must have a doctorate in psychology and be licensed or license-eligible in Arkansas.  


Opportunity for a faculty appointment and development of a research program exists.  Competitive salary and benefits. 


UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.

Physical Requirements

Stand: Frequently
Sit: Frequently
Walk: Frequently
Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 10 lbs or less
Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Continuously
Talk: Continuously
Hear: Continuously
Taste or smell: Never
Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously
Physical Environment: Inside Medical Facility Environment, Inside Office Environment
Noise Level: Moderate
Visual Requirements: Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
Hazards: None