A psychologist resume should focus on the applicant's experience, licensing, training, and readiness to accept employment. All psychologist resumes should mention all of the above, as shown in the following example.
897 Mission Drive
Cityplace, USA 99999
Seeking an interview for hire as a psychologist
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:
Trained, licensed, and experienced psychologist available for immediate employment. A decade of professional work with children and young adults evaluating learning abilities and special needs.
RESUME of EXPERIENCE:
Beard and Stevens Learning Institute, Any Place 2002-2007
Lead psychologist ญญ- testing specialist
Goodwin Psychological Institute, Little Town 1998-2002
Associate psychologist, designing tests to determine learning styles and aptitudes
M.A., Psychology, Henderson University 1998
American Association of Psychologists:
Notable Member Award 2004
NOTE: One to two-page psychologist resumes are popular with potential employers. The psychologist resume shown here is a shortened version of one that would attract a hiring manager. Use it as an example to build your own.