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Academic Neuropsychologist Faculty Position
University of Nebraska Medical Center
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 (email@example.com)
Eisenhower Center Jacksonville Group
Eisenhower Center Jacksonville Group is seeking a motivated and dynamic individual for a licensed or license eligible Clinical Neuropsychologist. Eisenhower Center Jacksonville Group has two unique programs that include: a specialty TBI program for athletes and military and our transitional residential rehabilitation facility, serving other adults with acquired brain injury. This position will entail performing clinical assessments, cognitive rehabilitation, psychotherapy and supervising Behavioral Analysts (BCBA). The successful candidate will require experience and competence in assessment and intervention for adults with traumatic and acquired brain injury, substance use disorder and PSTD/Anxiety. Expertise in therapeutic orientations including but not limited to DBT, CBT, Supportive therapy, EMDR preferred.
PROSPECTIVE APPLICANTS ARE:
• Licensed in the State of Florida or eligible
BENEFITS:Employee Stock Ownership Plan, 401 (k), subsidized medical and dental insurance immediately upon hire, life insurance, paid professional dues, continuing education opportunities and paid time off.
If you are willing to go the extra mile to help our clients reach their potential and experience a rewarding career,please send an email with your CV to: Heath Boston, Human Resources, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pinehurst Neuropsychology is seeking a vibrant, positive, hard working and neuropsychology loving colleague! We are a neuropsychologist owned and operated private practice in the beautiful resort town of Pinehurst, North Carolina. We have an opening for a full-time Clinical Neuropsychologist (adult-focus) who is ABPP board certified or eligible. Highly competitive salary and benefits. Our goal is to provide a highly collegial and supportive environment alongside the opportunity for a work/life balance. Clinic days Monday-Thursday 9-5, work from home every Friday. Full technician support and opportunity for forensic work. Excellent match for someone wanting to promote the benefit of neuropsychology to the community through talks and outreach activities. Pinehurst is a lovely, safe village with a low cost of living, excellent schools and abundant amenities including Pinehurst golf and an award-winning hospital system. To learn more about the position, please send a letter of interest and CV to Karen D. Sullivan, Ph.D., ABPP at email@example.com.
Bronson Methodist Hospital Neuroscience Center
Bronson Methodist Hospital’s Neuroscience Center has an outstanding clinical opportunity in southwest Michigan. Our neuroscience team is looking for a full-time neuropsychologist to perform comprehensive assessments in our adult outpatient clinic. Our successful growing practice currently supports nine neurologists, four neurosurgeons, neurointerventional surgeon, two PM&R physicians, geriatric psychiatrist, neuropsychologist, and extensive advanced practitioner support.
Our busy neuropsychology service receives diagnostically diverse referrals from neurology subspecialties and neurosurgery, including dementia, movement disorders, seizure disorders, demyelinating diseases, stroke, TBI, psychiatric disorders, toxic exposure, CNS infections, and brain neoplasms. We are looking for someone who is interested in joining our current neuropsychologist and psychometrist and taking part in developing the outpatient assessment service. Opportunities to develop a focused inpatient consultation service are available as well. We are also hiring a second psychometrist, so there will be one-to-one testing coverage for both clinicians. Applicants who have completed a postdoctoral fellowship in accordance with the Houston Guidelines and are board-eligible are preferred.
Bronson offers a competitive salary, sign-on bonus, CME stipend, malpractice coverage, relocation allowance, generous PTO and a comprehensive benefit package.
Bronson Methodist Hospital is ranked among the top five percent in the nation for neurosciences and neurosurgery and is recognized by Healthgrades as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care and Spine Surgery. Bronson Methodist Hospital is a Level One Trauma Center and is accredited as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by the Joint Commission.
At Bronson, our vision is simple and straightforward to create an exceptional healthcare experience for every person every time. Bronson Healthcare Groupis a not-for-profit, community-governed health system serving nine counties in southwest Michigan. With 7,800 employees, more than 1,000 medical staff members, and nearly 800 licensed beds, Bronson is the largest employer and leading healthcare system in southwest Michigan.
Bronson Healthcare Group is located just east of Lake Michigan and 150 miles from the Chicago area offering a diverse cultural opportunity, very affordable real estate, a major focus on education and a variety of recreation options. Our local area is home to several international companies including Stryker, Pharmacia and Kellogg.
For more information about Bronson Methodist Hospital please visit www.bronsonhealth.com.
Interested candidates may contact Cadace Lee at 269-341-8631 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clinical Neuropsychologist Faculty Position
University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Neuropsychology Division
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 email@example.com. For more information about us, see related links below.
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seeks a full-time Neuropsychologist at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor on the Non-Tenure track. This position is critical to the collaborations between psychiatry and other specialties (ex. Transplant, Neurology, Neurosurgery, General Internal Medicine, Oncology, Sleep Medicine, Addictions) in the clinical diagnosis and treatment of patient with cognitive impairments that can be due to medical and/or psychiatrist issues. Responsibilities include performing evaluations and neuropsychological testing services.
Qualified candidates will have their PhD in clinical psychology/clinical neuropsychology, completed an APA approved clinical internship with a neuropsychology emphasis, have at least two years of supervised postdoctoral training in clinical neuropsychology, and will be licensed or licensed eligible in the State of Illinois. Salary is commensurate with experience.
In order to ensure full consideration, application must be received by May 1, 2017.
Please send CV and letter of interest applications with reference #29034: James Reilly, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 446 E. Ontario, Suite 7-200, Chicago, Illinois 60611 c/o Alexis Puzon, Business Coordinator or via email in a Word or PDF format to Alexis Puzon firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States
The Portsmouth Neuropsychology Center
Compensation and Benefits:
Ms. Linnea Hauthaway
The Shepherd Center
The Shepherd Center in Atlanta, Georgia is recruiting for a full-time, Inpatient Neurorehabilitation Psychologist to work with patients with patients on our inpatient Spinal Cord Injury Program. The Psychologist should have specialty training in rehabilitation psychology, neuropsychological assessment, and have medical center/hospital, or interdisciplinary treatment team experience.
Primary responsibilities include active interdisciplinary team participation, and providing comprehensive psychological and neuropsychological services for SCI patients, which may include assessments, consultations, pre-surgical evaluations, interventions, education, and individual, group, and family therapy as needed. You will also provide patient and family group training and interventions. The department currently has a large psychology staff with services in spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, and pain management. The department also trains students and fellows, with mentoring/teaching opportunities available.
The Shepherd Center is a private, not-for-profit, 164-bed facility specializing in the medical treatment, research, and rehabilitation for people with neurological injuries or illnesses. The Shepherd Center is accredited by the Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), and ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 10 best rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. This position includes a comprehensive benefits package including competitive salary, health/dental/vision insurance, CEU opportunities, 403(b) with employer match, paid time off, and more.
For more information, please contact Laurie Nash, PhD, ABPP at Laurie_Nash@shepherd.org. To apply, please complete a job application through the hospital website at www.shepherd.org/employment/current-vacancies or contact Karl Brandt in Human Resources at email@example.com or 404.350.7770. For more information about The Shepherd Center, please visit our website at www.shepherd.org.
The Shepherd Center is an equal opportunity employer.
NIDA T32 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Neuropsychology
HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program (HNRP), University of California San Diego
The University of California at San Diego (UCSD) Department of Psychiatry announces the availability of postdoctoral research fellowship in neuropsychology. The fellowship is funded by a NIDA training grant (T32-DA031098) led by Dr. Robert K. Heaton and his colleagues at the UCSD HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program (HNRP) entitled “Training in Research in Addictions in Interdisciplinary NeuroAIDS (TRAIN)”. The fellowship emphasizes research training in neurocognitive and everyday functioning outcomes (e.g., medication adherence, driving, technology-based tools for assessing and remediating neurocognitive and functional impairment) in addictions and HIV infection. Substances of interest include methamphetamine, cannabis, and alcohol. The fellow will engage in an individualized, mentored clinical research training program that will include structured didactics. UCSD HNRP is directed by Igor Grant, M.D., and includes a multidisciplinary research team with experts in neuropsychology, neuroimaging, psychiatry, infectious disease, neurosciences, neuropathology, and neurocognitive interventions. There are also dedicated units in data management and information systems, biostatistics, and participant outreach. The HNRP currently supports dozens of federally- and state-funded grants, and provides leadership for both national and international neuroAIDS research. Depending upon the fellow’s interests, additional research opportunities may be available in the treatment of HIV associated neurocognitive disorders, as well as neuroAIDS in resource-limited settings, underserved populations, and comorbidities/cofactors (e.g., mental illness, aging). The fellowship meets the requirements for clinical licensure in CA and the fellow will have an opportunity for up to 10% clinical training under the supervision of Marc A. Norman, Ph.D., ABPP-CN. Demonstrated interest/productivity in neuropsychological research is required. Previous research experience in addictions and HIV infection is desired, but not necessary. The University of California San Diego is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Potential fellowship applicants who wish to learn more about the fellowship may contact Dr. Heaton via email (firstname.lastname@example.org; please cc email@example.com). The formal application will require a letter of interest, curriculum vita and three letters of reference and should be sent directly to Dr. Heaton. Additional information regarding the fellowship can be found at http://train.hivresearch.ucsd.edu/
The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to: Dr. Jill Kelderman, The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology, 11211 Prosperity Farms Road #C-303, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410.
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology
Applications are now being accepted for the Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology and Neuroscience at Kessler Foundation. Three fellowship positions are available: 1. Fellowship with a focus in traumatic brain injury research, 2. Fellowship with a focus in multiple sclerosis research, and 3. Pediatric neuropsychology fellowship.
The two-year funded program aims to prepare clinician-scientists for a career in clinical research within the specialty area of rehabilitation research. Training opportunities are provided more broadly across multiple departments, capitalizing on unique opportunities throughout the center as well as other nearby centers of excellence throughout New Jersey to pursue key clinical and research training goals. All fellows participate in an extensive training curriculum and didactic offerings. Multidisciplinary mentored training opportunities are individually tailored to achieve specific goals considering the fellows’ prior background and interests.
The successful applicant would be expected to assist in ongoing endeavors as well as develop his/her own mentored research projects. There are opportunities for fellows to join existing programs of TBI and MS research including functional neuroimaging, the assessment and rehabilitation of cognitive symptoms, functional outcomes research, cross-cultural work, virtual reality, and fatigue research. Fellows work on various aspects of research projects ranging from inception (e.g., study formulation, grant-writing, etc.) to manuscript publication. Clinical opportunities involve assessment and treatment of outpatient rehabilitation populations under the supervision of a licensed psychologist. Additional offerings are made possible through strong collaborations with additional centers including, Rutgers University, Children’s Specialized Hospital, Veterans Administration New Jersey Healthcare System, and New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Salary is commensurate with NIH guidelines. Kessler Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse, cooperative work environment. Women, members of under-represented minority groups and individuals with physical disabilities are encouraged to apply. Please contact Nancy Chiaravalloti, PhD at (973) 324-8440 or via e-mail at email@example.com. EOE/M/F/D/V
Postdoctoral Fellowship/Residency in Pediatric and Adult Clinical Neuropsychology
Postdoctoral Fellowship/Residency in Pediatric and Adult Clinical Neuropsychology (two year). This position will begin September 1, 2017 (or earlier). The Resident will function within a multi-hospital/medical school affiliated practice in the Metropolitan NJ/NYC area. Major duties and responsibilities will involve clinical and forensic examination of patients suffering from a broad range of neurological disorders (n.b., mostly TBI) of varying degrees of severity. Clinical treatment will also receive some emphasis. A significant portion of the Resident’s time will involve: individual supervision; supervised patient examination; review of medical records; report writing; didactic interaction; attending medical rounds (i.e., Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry); and research.
Interested candidates must have completed all of the course work in fulfillment of a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology with a dissertation focus in Neuropsychology (ABD’s considered).
Successful candidates must possess the following qualifications: course work in neuropsychology; significant experience with the administration and scoring of neuropsychological test batteries; mastery in the administration and scoring of standard intellectual test batteries; internship and/or externship training in Neuropsychology; and excellent report writing skills. Excellent starting salary (i.e. 42K-1st yr., 45K-2nd), two- mid-year bonuses; health benefits; and the possibility of later advancement (i.e., practice equity involvement).
Fax or e-mail your curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation, and two redacted reports to Dr. DM Mahalick: (973) 313-1666 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Staff Clinical Neuropsychologist
West Neuropsychology, LLC, a growing private practice in Birmingham, Alabama is seeking a full time Clinical Neuropsychologist. The practice is located on the campus of Princeton Baptist Medical Center (PBMC) a 500+ bed hospital. PBMC is part of Brookwood Baptist Health a dynamic community of care including 5 hospitals and over numerous primary care and specialty care clinics.
This position is ideal for a recent post-doctoral graduate/early career neuropsychologist with an exciting opportunity to develop practice specialty in neuropsychological assessment in a medical psychology private practice setting
Salary and Benefits
To apply, send an application by email to Dr. DeLisa West at email@example.com. The application should include
Review of applications will begin immediately (EEOC/Affirmative Action Employer/Drug Free Workforce)
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