- Licensed Psychologist Credentials
- Certified Internal Auditor
As a Clinical Psychologist for the CIA, you will work with highly motivated individuals locally and in an international theatre. Building off your already established clinical competence and desire for continuous learning, you will have the chance to learn additional clinical and operational skills.
Occasional domestic travel is required and overseas travel is possible.
As part of our team you will receive excellent benefits and a variety of medical and non-medical training will be provided.
Offices of the CIA - Directorate of Support
The Directorate of Support (DS) provides everything the CIA needs to accomplish its critical mission of defending our nation. The DS provides business operations support to Agency components including all aspects of security, logistics, facilities, finance, education, medical services and human resources. Learn more about the Directorate of Support.
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Life at CIA
In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, the CIA offers exciting career opportunities and a dynamic environment. We're on the forefront of world-altering events – as they happen. So working here isn't just a job, it's a mindset and a lifestyle.
US citizenship required (dual-national US citizens eligible). All positions require relocation to the Washington, DC metro area.
Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology from an APA accredited institution
Active state license in clinical psychology
At least five (5) years postdoctoral experience
Experience in counseling, forensic psychology, consulting psychology, or employment assessment
Skilled in interviewing, psychological evaluation, and report writing
Willingness to travel
Experience in forensic psychology, neuropsychology, consulting psychology, and/or employment assessments.
Experience traveling or living overseas.
All applicants must successfully complete:
A thorough medical and psychological exam
A polygraph interview
A comprehensive background investigation
To be considered suitable for Agency employment, applicants must generally not have used illegal drugs within the last 12 months. The issue of illegal drug use prior to 12 months ago is carefully evaluated during the medical and security processing.