UQ Psychology College of Supervisors

The School of Psychology at UQ is one of the best in Australia. Our reputation is built on outstanding research, teaching and service to the community. 

High quality education in psychology would not be possible without the tireless work of our team of external supervisors. These professionals are vital in training our next generation and in recognition of their contribution and dedication, the School of Psychology awards professionals with membership to the UQ Psychology College of Supervisors.

Members of our College of Supervisors are critical to our past success and vital to our future success; and the sustained growth and future of the psychology profession. The benefits of membership to the UQ Psychology College of Supervisors are significant; the opportunities to contribute substantial. 

Submit an expression of interest today and join us in delivering high quality education and research; knowledge leadership for a better world. 

Teach them well and let them lead the way.

Discover the Benefits
Upon acceptance to the UQ Psychology College of Supervisors, members commit to a minimum of supervision of one Bachelor of Psychological Sciences (Honours), Master of Clinical Psychology, Doctor of Psychology, Master of Psychology, Master of Organisational Psychology or Master of Business Psychology student per year for three years. In return, you’ll receive a range of benefits.

Academic Title Recognition
Many of Queensland’s best professionals in medical, health and behavioural sciences are UQ Academic Title Holders. It is their enthusiasm and dedication that keeps UQ at the forefront of worldwide trends in health, behavioural and medical education and research. We place enormous value on the work of these dedicated health professionals and in recognition, award our members with an Academic Title.

Board Approved Supervisor Training
The School of Psychology will fund the cost of Board Approved Supervisor Training for registered psychologists who wish to join the College.

Annual UQ Psychology College of Supervisors Conference
The School of Psychology runs a number of professional development and engagement events each year. Members of the College receive exclusive access to events prior to their release to the general public and free attendance at our Annual UQ Psychology College of Supervisors Conference. The Conference not only provides an opportunity for members to access high quality, evidence based professional development, but allows them to connect and collaborate with our academic staff and their clinical colleagues.

UQ Library Access
The UQ Library has one of the largest academic collections in Australia and by far the largest in Queensland. It provides an exceptional collection of books and access to more than 3,500 health and medical e-Journals and online databases. The Library has a number of locations across Campuses and members are welcome to make use of the extensive collection of resources. 

UQ Email Account, Internet and Staff Web Portal Access
Members of the UQ Psychology College of Supervisors receive a UQ email account, internet and staff web portal access.

Book a space at the School or in our Clinics for the day, collaborate with our staff and students in the beautiful surrounds of The University of Queensland’s St Lucia Campus.

UQ Sport
Members are eligible to join the University’s sports club – UQ SPORT. Members have access to over 40 sporting clubs and receive discounts at a number of St Lucia Campus Facilities. 

Apply Today

Members should be available to supervise a minimum of three students/placements over a period of three years.

Places are limited, and applications are assessed on area of practice endorsement and our program supervisory requirements. Admission to the UQ College of Supervisors is by invitation only. All memberships to the UQ Psychology of Supervisors will be reviewed on an annual basis.

To express interest in joining the UQ Psychology College of Supervisors, please navigate to the ‘Submit expression of Interest’ button below.

To assist in assessing your application, please see the template for an Academic CV available here. The template contains all information required for EOIs to be efficiently assessed.


Submit expression of interest


Further Information 
UQ School of Psychology
Level 3, McElwain Building
The University of Queensland
St Lucia, QLD 4072
E: reception@psy.uq.edu.au
P: (07) 3365 6230