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Academic Neuropsychologist Faculty Position

University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska, USA

The Department of Neurological Sciences (DONS) is expanding neuropsychological services through recruitment for an early to mid-career board certified or board eligible clinical neuropsychologist. The DONS has 6 neuropsychologists, 22 full time faculty physicians, 7 advanced practice providers and 20 neurology residents and fellows. Under the leadership of behavioral neurologist Dr. Matthew Rizzo, the position includes patient care, teaching and research responsibilities.

Patient Care: The DONS supports the following programs:  Behavioral Neurology, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurocritical Care, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neuromuscular Diseases, Vascular Neurology/Stroke, Magnetoencephalography. Neuropsychologists are integrated into the epilepsy, deep brain stimulation and solid organ transplant surgery teams.  The DONS operates a 6-bed epilepsy video monitoring unit and a MEG neuroimaging clinical and research program. Outpatient referrals come from multiple other specialty services at our academic medical facility including oncology, family medicine, geriatric medicine, and Psychiatry.

Teaching: The neuropsychology program is a member of the APPCN with two postdoctoral fellowship positions.  Neuropsychologists are also involved in neurology residency training program didactics.

Research: DONS Faculty are expected to develop and maintain an active role in clinical and translational research.  The UNMC, Nebraska Medicine, and University of Nebraska network of campuses house a wide array of high end equipment including access to 3.0 Tesla Siemens and Philips MRI scanners, and a fully operational MEG Center.  Seed grants are frequently available to assist with the generation of pilot data. The university has well organized systems to accept and disburse extramural funding.  The neuropsychology division is involved in research related to deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s patients, assessing minimal hepatic encephalopathy in pre-transplant liver patients, assessing effects of cancer treatments on cognition, rsfMRI in concussed athletes and basic vision science related to a portable critical flicker fusion (CFF) device.  New in-roads are being made to conduct research with the DONS high-end driving simulators.  

Nebraska Medicine is a 500-bed academic medical center.  2017 will see the opening of the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center comprised of the 108-bed C.L. Werner Cancer Hospital and the Suzanne and Walter Scott Cancer Research Tower. We are located in Omaha, a vibrant metropolitan area of 865,000 people cited by Forbes as one of the most livable and affordable cities in the US.

Find online application at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/32782.  Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Inquiries: Dr. Aimi Nelson Sheese, PhD, ABPP (amelia.nelsonsheese@unmc.edu)


Clinical Neuropsychologist

MedStar National Rehabilitation Network
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

MedStar National Rehabilitation Network (MNRN), is seeking a talented, creative Clinical Neuropsychologist to work in Baltimore, MD as the Regional Coordinator of Neuropsychological Services.

MNRN is part of MedStar Health and is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (MGUH), Georgetown University School of Medicine, and the Center for Brain Plasticity & Recovery, a joint venture between MNRN and MGUH. MNRN offers a unique opportunity for clinicians seeking a clinical job that has a balance of autonomy and team work. The Psychology Service of the MedStar National Rehabilitation Network is a progressive and expanding department with a commitment to providing clinicians with professional development and mentorship.

The Neuropsychologist position will be based at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital and will support MedStar Union Memorial Hospital and surrounding satellite outpatient clinics. This is a start-up situation and the candidate will be responsible for developing Neuropsychological services and programs for satellite NRN clinics in Baltimore and the Central Maryland region. In addition, the candidate will provide both inpatient and outpatient clinical services to rehabilitation inpatient units and surrounding outpatient clinics. The candidate must have broad experience and training in medical and/or rehabilitation settings (3-5 years experience post-fellowship) and be able to provide comprehensive assessments and treatment of for neurologically impaired individuals.

What you'll need to join the team!
·                   Doctorate in Psychology required
·                   APA accredited clinical psychology internship required
·                   Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology required
·                   Eligibility to obtain Maryland licensure
·                   Ability to speak Spanish is desirable but not required

To considered for this opportunity, please email a letter of application and curriculum vitae to:
Kristina Lazration
Kristina.m.lazration@medstar.net

MedStar offers a comprehensive total rewards program, designed for both full-time and part-time associates, including:
·                   Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
·                   Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
·                   Retirement savings plan with competitive company match
·                   Paid time off and holidays
·                   Tuition assistance for accredited degree programs and professional certifications
·                   Continuing education courses; Onsite lectures, conferences and seminars
·                   Leadership and management training
·                   MedStar NRH-sponsored community events and giving programs
·                   Associate assistance program
·                   Corporate discounts program

Not sure if you're ready to apply? To learn more about this opportunity, please email Kristina.m.lazration@medstar.net.

MedStar is an EEO employer.


Clinical Neuropsychologist Faculty Position

University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Department of Neurology
Lexington, Kentucky, USA

UK HealthCare/University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Neuropsychology Division of the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute is recruiting a full time clinical neuropsychologist to fill a new faculty position in the clinical title series. Those with background in clinical neurosciences with eligibility for licensure for Clinical Psychology in the Commonwealth of Kentucky are encouraged to apply.

The University of Kentucky Neurocognitive Diagnostic Service is a comprehensive diagnostic clinic offering services for patients throughout the lifespan. This service is an integral component of the Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation departments at UK HealthCare, along with over two dozen service lines. The University of Kentucky also has the only National Institute of Aging-Alzheimer's Disease Center in the region. Our neuropsychologists serve as Principal Investigators and consultants on NIH and DOD grants, investigating methods of disease prevention and improving the assessment and early detection of cognitive disorders and other neurologic sequelae. The Neurocognitive Diagnostic Service is also a critical component of UK's National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) Level 4 Epilepsy Center, UK Multidisciplinary Movement Disorders Program, UK Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC), UK Multidisciplinary Concussion Program, DOD funded Sports Medicine Research Institute (UK SMRI), and the Comprehensive Stroke Center which has the AHA/ASA Gold Plus status. UK HealthCare is ranked number 1 in Kentucky by the U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Rankings.

As part of a comprehensive diagnostic service, the UK Neurocognitive Diagnostic Service offers neurocognitive/neuropsychological evaluations for populations with neurodegenerative disorders, movement disorders, toxic exposure, epilepsy, cancer, stroke, multiple sclerosis, head injuries, and other chronic neurologic conditions. Opportunities for academic research in these areas are readily available.

Applicants should have an American or Canadian Psychological Association approved doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology, have completed an American or Canadian Psychological Association approved pre-doctoral internship, and post-doctoral neuropsychology training that adheres to the Houston Conference Guidelines.  Early career neuropsychologists and current fellows are encouraged to apply, as there is ample growth potential for an interested academic clinician. Posting will remain open until the position is filled. The University of Kentucky offers competitive salary and benefits.

Interested applicants should forward their letter of interest, CV, and 3 letters of recommendation to: Connie Chilton at connie.chilton@uky.edu. For more information about us, see related links below.

http://neurology.med.uky.edu/

http://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/kni/home/

AA/EEO.


Pediatric Neuropsychologist

Advocate Medical Group
Aurora, Illinois, USA

Advocate Medical Group (“AMG”) is a physician-led medical group providing primary care, specialty services, medical imaging, outpatient services and community-based practices throughout Chicagoland and Bloomington/Normal.  AMG is part of Advocate Health Care, which is the largest health care provider in the Midwest.  Advocate Medical Group for the West Region is a multi-specialty group with more than 240 physicians and over 60 Advanced Practice Professionals, representing 28 specialties at 13 outpatient sites in the western suburbs of Chicago.

  • Successful applicants will have a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical psychology, counseling psychology or clinical neuropsychology from an APA-accredited or CPA-accredited psychology graduate program.
  • A 2 year post-doctoral residency in Pediatric Neuropsychology and be licensed or license eligible in the State of Illinois.  Applicants should be board certified or board eligible. 
  • Our Psychiatry providers enjoy working in an environment which fosters support, collaboration, and offers flexibility for work/life balance.
  • Enjoy consultation/collaboration with 180 physicians in 28 unique specialties within our multi-specialty clinic.  Strong referrals from over 40 pediatric & family medicine providers.
  • Enjoy EPIC Electronic Medical Records in the office or at home.
  • Advocate Medical Group provides high quality, compassionate care with a commitment to evidence based medicine and team-based medical management.
  • Competitive compensation, fixed salary for initial period
  • Excellent benefits including 401k and pension plan

We have over 12 non-physician providers within the Psychiatry Department to help augment patient needs (LCPC, LCSW, Psy.D. and NeuroPsych).  Advocate Medical Group has their own Hospitalists who provide high-quality inpatient rounding on patients on non-psych conditions.

Learn more by visiting our website: http://www.advocatedreyer.com/content/view/188

For consideration, please submit your cover letter and CV to:  tina.baxa@advocatehealth.com


Pediatric Neuropsychologist

The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA

The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology is seeking a pediatric neuropsychologist specializing in the assessment of toddlers, children, and adolescents presenting with a wide range of neurological and neurodevelopmental disorders. Candidates must have extensive training and experience in the evaluation of children and adolescents with ASD.

The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology currently consists of two pediatric neuropsychologists and a child psychiatrist/developmental behavioral pediatrician. Additionally, a satellite clinic located on Grand Cayman Island provides the unique opportunity to work with a variety of cultural groups as part of a multi-disciplinary team including speech/language, behavior therapists, and educators.

This position requires a doctoral degree in psychology from an APA accredited program, specialty training in clinical pediatric neuropsychology under Houston guidelines, and completion of both an APA accredited pre-doctoral internship and an APPCN-member or equivalent postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible. Subspecialty certification in pediatric neuropsychology is expected and encouraged. Must be licensed or license eligible in the state of Florida.

Compensation is productivity-based and is very competitive. Benefits include flexible scheduling, office staff support including billing and transcription services, and professional development allowance.

The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology is a private outpatient clinic in Palm Beach County, Florida with a satellite clinic in Martin County. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding private practice in a beautiful area of the country.

Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and two sample reports to Jill Kelderman, Ph.D., at drk@neuropsych4kids.com or by mail to: Dr. Jill Kelderman, The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology, 11211 Prosperity Farms Road #C-303, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410.


Researcher – Alzheimer’s Disease

Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Neuroimaging Group
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

The successful candidate will join the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Neuroimaging Group (www.brainmap.wisc.edu), a multidisciplinary collective of more than 20 principal investigators with over 41 human and nonhuman primate research projects spanning the diagnostic spectrum from normal aging to Alzheimer's dementia. (S)he will be actively engaged in cutting-edge neuroimaging and biomarker research studies of lifestyle and genetic factors related to cognitive resilience in normal aging and preclinical Alzheimer's disease. This position requires analytic thinking, good interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and study participants. Primary areas of responsibility include data processing, data analyses, and preparation of scientific writing such as abstracts, posters, papers, and grants.

Degree and experience needed:

Master's degree required. Study in psychology, neuroscience, biomedical engineering, computer sciences, exercise science, kinesiology, the life sciences, or other related fields preferred.

Experience with analyses of brain images and behavioral data, including use of applicable software such as Matlab, SPM, FSL, AFNI, FreeSurfer, SAS, SPSS, & R is preferred. Prior experience of being part of an academic clinical research group is a plus.

Title prefix level will be determined based on candidate's years of relevant professional experience.

Minimum $45,000 ANNUAL (12 months) Depending on Qualifications

Please see website for more info: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/495104/researcher-alzheimers-disease

Contact Donna with questions:  
Donna Cole
dmcole@medicine.wisc.ed
608-265-3015


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