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Apply Today for Research Funding

American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is currently seeking applications for the $130,000 Clinical Research Training Scholarship in Dementia with Lewy Bodies Funded by the American Brain Foundation and The Mary E. Groff Charitable Trust.

The AAN is committed to making a profound difference in the lives of researchers, in turn making a difference in the lives of patients with brain disease. The ambitious 2018 AAN Research Program offers 19 opportunities, ranging from $130,000 to $450,000 and designed for all types of research across all career levels and discovery stages. Pave your own pathway to patient care by applying for one of the five new awards or 14 other disease-specific and non-disease-specific opportunities by the October 1, 2017, deadline. 

Visit AAN.com/view/ResearchProgram today.


Assistant Professor Position in Clinical Psychology

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, Illinois, USA

The Department of Psychology at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science is seeking to fill a full-time 12-month tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level. We are seeking an individual with strong research and training in Clinical Neuropsychology.  By the time of their appointment, candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in psychology from an APA-accredited program, completed an internship, and be license-eligible in Illinois. Responsibilities will include development of an active research program, supervising graduate student research and clinical training, and teaching graduate level courses.

The Department has an APA accredited PhD program in clinical psychology with specialty tracks in Health Psychology, Neuropsychology and Psychopathology, as well as a Master’s of Science program in Clinical Counseling. The Department is comprised of nine tenure track faculty and is strongly committed to the scientist-practitioner model with active student involvement.

There are a number of unique strengths associated with our program that encourage and facilitate development of successful research programs.  First, the teaching load permits ample time for research and tutorial training of graduate students. Second, the Department of Psychology, like other doctoral programs in the University, is a free standing unit within the College of Health Professions.  All University programs are devoted to training in health-related areas, offering a wide range of opportunities for collaboration within and across professions.  The Department benefits from active collaborations with local hospitals, as well as academic institutions in both Chicago and Milwaukee. 

The Department is committed to having a diverse faculty. RFUMS is an equal opportunity employer.  Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Applications will be reviewed immediately but should be received no later than October 1, 2017 to ensure full consideration.  Applicants should send a cover letter, statement of research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of reference, to:  Scot Hill, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair, Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, Phone:  847-578-8748, email:  scot.hill@rosalindfranklin.edu.


Clinical Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology

Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) is searching for a Clinical Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology. The Clinical Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology position will be in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. This position is actively involved in clinical neuropsychology practice, either pediatric or adult, in the Oklahoma State University-Center for Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Medicine Clinic as well as other OSU Medical Centers. Responsibilities will include caring for patients in a wide-range of issues, both medical and mental, across an age spectrum. Additionally, the responsibilities will include teaching medical students and residents, as well as the potential for teaching and supervising neuropsychology fellows in the future. Clinical research and service are encouraged. The position will work with existing psychiatry and behavioral sciences faculty.

The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical psychology, school psychology, or counseling psychology from an American Psychological Association (APA) or Canadian (CPA) Psychological Association accredited graduate program; doctoral internship in neuropsychology from an APA or CPA accredited program, postdoctoral training in clinical neuropsychology, pediatric or adult. Two or more years of experience is strongly preferred, but motivated new graduates are welcome to apply. 

To learn more about the position, contact our Administrator, Charlotte Flood, at charlotte.stith@okstate.edu. To apply, create an account and submit your application at https://okstate.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=8&id=3879.


Clinical Neuropsychologist

Wake Forest School of Medicine / Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

Wake Forest School of Medicine/ Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (WFBMC) is seeking a Clinical Neuropsychologist in the Department of Neurology in Winston-Salem, NC. This position is open-rank and is primarily clinical in nature, though may also include administrative/leadership opportunities for the interested candidate as well as in-vivo teaching responsibilities and research opportunities. The ideal candidate will have general adult clinical interests and experiences and will evaluate patients with TBI/concussion (on an outpatient and inpatient basis), stroke, multiple sclerosis, and those with general medical and/or psychiatric illness. The candidate will potentially evaluate patients with epilepsy, movement disorders, and geriatric cognitive disorders though the position would primarily have a general adult focus. 
 
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications: 
• PhD/PsyDfrom an APA/CPA approved program in Clinical Psychology with specialization in Clinical Neuropsychology 
• Completion of pre-doctoral internship and two-year, postdoctoral fellowship training in neuropsychology 
• ABPP-CN certified/eligible 
• Preference given to an adult focused clinician with training or experience in a variety of patient groups. Successful record of clinical excellence; leadership experience/aspirations; interest/experience in student training; and ideally some research experience. 
• North Carolina licensure or eligible 
• Rank commensurate with credentials and experience 
 
The Department of Neurology is a multi-specialty, well-established and highly regarded academic department with active clinical programs in Epilepsy, General Neurology, Headache, Movement Disorders, Inpatient & Outpatient Neurorehabilitation, Pediatric Neurology, Sleep Disorders and Stroke. The section of Neuropsychology is comprised of two adult neuropsychologists, one pediatric neuropsychologist, a health psychologist, several psychometrists, and office support staff. The Neuropsychology section is rapidly expanding.  
WFBMC is a fully integrated medical center which includes: educational and research facilities, hospitals, clinics, diagnostics centers and other primary and specialty care facilities. U.S. News & World Report has ranked WFBMC as one of America's “Best Hospitals” for 24 consecutive years; this year, WFBMC ranks #37 in Neurology and Neurosurgery in the nation, and #1 in North Carolina. WFBMC employees enjoy excellent compensation and benefits, including a generous vacation/leave policy. 

To apply, email Bonnie Sachs, Ph.D., bsachs@wakehealth.edu.

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to achieving diversity among its faculty and staff. 


Clinical Neuropsychology and Aging Assistant Professor

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California, USA

The Department of Psychology and Social Behavior and the Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND) at the University of California, Irvine invite applications for a tenure track faculty position in clinical neuropsychology and aging at the rank of assistant professor. Ideal candidates will be experts in cognition, cognitive impairment, and psychometrics. We especially welcome applicants with a demonstrated interest and track record of productive research in the area of aging and neurodegenerative disease. High priority will be given to candidates with expertise in Alzheimer’s disease research who can work closely with UCI’s NIA-funded Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center Clinical Core. Successful candidates for this position will have an outstanding record of research, evidence of the ability to attract extramural funding, and evidence of excellence in teaching and mentoring. Priority will be given to applications received by September 15, 2017; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in psychology, with a specialization in clinical psychology and eligibility for licensure.

Application materials must be submitted electronically (please refer to the Employment link at the following website for instructions: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04086. Candidates must submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and representative publications, and should arrange to have three letters of recommendation uploaded electronically. A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion must also be included in the application materials. Please direct questions about this position to Diane Enriquez at d.enriquez@uci.edu.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.


Clinical Neuroscientist/Neuropsychologist

Dept. of Psychology, Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
USA

Pending budgetary approval, the Department of Psychology at The Ohio State University seeks an outstanding clinical neuroscientist/neuropsychologist committed to contribute to a university-wide initiative on chronic brain injury (CBI). We are specifically looking for an individual investigating the behavioral and neural correlates of cognitive dysfunction in those with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Dementia of the Alzheimer’s type (DAT), or Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). We are seeking an individual who is committed to developing a prominent program in clinical neuroscience that is pushing the boundaries of traditional cognitive/neuropsychological assessments. Researchers who employ a variety of methods including brain imaging and/or computational modeling are encouraged to apply. This position is partially funded by Ohio State's Discovery Themes, a significant faculty hiring investment in key thematic areas in which the university can build on its culture of academic collaboration to make a global impact.

Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. or MD/Ph.D. in psychology or a related field prior to the time of application. All applicants are expected to have very strong and fundable research programs and to contribute to both graduate and undergraduate supervision and instruction. Preferred qualifications include experience developing or working in interdisciplinary research teams, university teaching experience and experience mentoring members of underrepresented groups.  Appointment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies, including but not limited to a criminal background check.

Apply to Academic Jobs Online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9605. A complete application consists of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and the names of three individuals from whom letters of recommendation could be solicited. Applications received prior to November 15, 2017 will receive priority consideration. Inquiries may be directed to Lisa Wilkosz (wilkosz.1@osu.edu).

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.


Licensed or License-Eligible Psychologist

Emerge
Denver, Colorado, USA

Emerge is pleased to announce an immediate opening for a licensed or license-eligible psychologist. This position will entail performing psychological testing, psychotherapy, and supervision of graduate students. Requirements for this position include experience and competence in both psychological testing and psychotherapy for children and adolescents, though opportunities are available to serve adults as well. Experience with Autism Spectrum Disorders is strongly preferred, and experience with trauma-focused intervention is a plus.

About the practice:

Emerge is a collaborative team of highly qualified and dedicated clinicians including Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs), Clinical Psychologists, Licensed Professional Counselors and Behavior Specialists. We are a fast-growing practice and offer both ABA and psychological services to individuals of all ages. We work closely together to provide our clients with high-quality treatment, empower families, and train effective practitioners through partnerships with DU, CSU, CU, and UNC graduate programs. Emerge promotes a culture of highly ethical and effective practice, constant learning, and professional growth.

Emerge has just moved into 5000sft of newly refinished office space overlooking the Colorado front range mountains. Located in upscale Cherry Creek, our location offers easy access to restaurants and distinguished shopping. Denver was recently named the most desired city in the nation to reside in and Colorado has more than 300 days of sunshine each year!

Emerge offers a competitive benefits package for full time employees that includes:

Medical
Dental
Vision
Paid vacation/ sick time/ holidays
401k with Safe Harbor
Continuing Education

For immediate consideration, please submit CV, cover letter and three professional references to Megan Little, mlittle@emergeprofessionals.com.

Job Type: Full-time or Contract Part-time

Job Type: Full-time or Contract Part-time

Required education: Doctorate

Required license or certification: Psychology


Neurophysiologist - Traumatic Brain Injury (DoD/VA)

General Dynamics Information Technology
Tacoma, Washington, USA

Summary: Provides medical care to assigned patients and leads clinical research efforts at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic OR Joint Base Lewis McChord (JBLM). Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Directs and provides oversight of research; clinical; and education related activities at the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) site.
  • Abides by all applicable regulations with regard to utilization review and quality improvement directives including; but not limited to; in-service training; peer review; performance improvement; records maintenance; performance evaluations; and release of information.
  • Assists other contract service providers; military commanders and community agencies in the development and implementation of health programs at the installation and or clinic level.
  • Attends and presents at conferences; meetings; trainings for professional development and presentation of research findings or patient care reports; as appropriate.
  • Supervises contract staff training; promotes development with immediate and direct feedback; and completes performance evaluations for contract clinical; research; and education staff working under this contract.
  • Collaborates with physicians in other medical specialties on cases involving complicated and multi-faceted problems.
  • Oversees the design and execution of clinical research initiatives; and their compliance with all regulatory bodies.
  • Collaborates with Program Manager and monitors contract program activities (e.g. staff training and performance; recruitment and hiring; and planning). Examine; diagnose; and treat of ailments and diseases IAW with MTF policy and acceptable practices.
  • Prepare and review case histories and obtain data through interviews of patients.
  • Examine patients and determine required x-ray examinations; clinical laboratory tests; and diagnostic test to assist in determining the rehabilitative needs of the patient.
  • Prescribe specific medication(s); diet; treatment modalities and oversee ancillary personnel in patient care and rehabilitative treatment
  • Initiate and oversee rehabilitation services. Confer with the appropriate specialist as necessary to ensure the continuity of patient care.

Qualifications

  • 5-10 years practicing as a physician required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of TBI experience preferred.
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen. / Must be able to obtain a National Security Clearance.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer –

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Neuropsychologist

Gaylord Hospital
Wallingford, Connecticut
USA

Gaylord Hospital, a premier long term acute care hospital in Wallingford, CT, seeks an experienced Neuropsychologist who is interested in joining a dynamic Department of Psychology and Center for Brain Health, which offers outpatient and inpatient neuropsychological assessments and psychotherapy.

You will provide neuropsychological assessment for outpatients with suspected or previously diagnosed brain impairment. You will also be called upon to provide inpatient neuropsychological assessments at times. Your patients will present with a range of neuropsychiatric disorders from neurology, physiatry, and primary care referral sources, with common questions involving management of acute concussion, post-concussive syndrome, and neurodegenerative disease.

The ideal candidate will have expertise in adolescent, adult and geriatric assessment, and knowledge and interest in neuropsychological assessment of disorders such as stroke, brain injury, multiple sclerosis and dementia. Requires one year of training at the internship level that includes neuropsychological assessment, in addition to completion of a two-year post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychology. Additional clinical experience a plus. Requires a doctorate from an accredited graduate school in psychology, with a license to practice psychology in the State of Connecticut.

Gaylord Hospital offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. We are centrally located in Wallingford, CT offering a suburban lifestyle with top-rated schools, housing and outdoor leisure activities. Nearby New Haven and Hartford, major highways and train stations. Easy access to the CT shoreline, and 2 hours to NYC and Boston. For more information and to apply on-line, please visit our website at: www.gaylord.org, search #2017-0119. EOE.


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Neuropsychologist or Rehabilitation Psychologist

Pate Rehabilitation, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
USA

PATE REHABILITATION

 

Pate Rehabilitation is seeking a neuropsychologist or rehabilitation psychologist to be part of dynamic teams primarily focused on acquired brain injury rehabilitation.

Pate is a premiere post-acute neuro-rehabilitation facility with three sites throughout the Dallas/Fort-Worth Metroplex. Pate has been in business for over 30 years, offering transdisciplinary neuro-rehabilitation. It was co-founded by a neuropsychologist, and the treatment model continues to be based on neuropsychological principles. There is strong comradery and consultation opportunities with other neuropsychologists within the company.

Pate offers both day-neuro and residential services to older adolescents andadults with various neurological conditions including a strong focus on traumatic brain injury and stroke. Pate has been a CARF accredited stroke program for over two decades. Applicants with experience in brain injuryrehabilitation settings are preferred.  Responsibilities include clinical intervention, neuropsychological evaluations, guiding and providing consultation to multidisciplinary rehabilitation teams, patient and family education, and participating in program development.

While the position is primarily clinical, there are opportunities for research. Pate neuropsychologists have enjoyed clinical faculty status at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center for over a decade, and opportunities for faculty status and clinical and/or research supervision of doctoral-level and post-doctoral students.  Additionally, Pate frequently collaborates with local academic institutions to conduct clinical research studies including University of Texas Center for Brain Health, Texas Women’s University, and University of Texas at Arlington. 

Applicants are to be licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Texas. Requirements include a doctorate from an accredited graduate school in psychology, and completion of at least one year of post-doctoral supervision/training. Board Certification or aspiration to become board certified in clinical neuropsychology or rehabilitation psychologyis desired.

Applications will be reviewed immediately upon receipt and will be accepted until the position has been filled.

To apply for the position, contact Kendal Hampton at khampton@paterehab.com

For further information about the position, please contact Dr. Salisbury at dsalisbury@paterehab.com


Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology/Developmental Neuroscience

The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Columbus, Ohio, USA

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology/Developmental Neuroscience

The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, in affiliation with The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, has an immediate opening for a post-doctoral research fellow in the Center for Biobehavioral Health as of September 1, 2017.

We are seeking a doctoral level candidate with interests in research on the effects of brain injury or disease on development from the fields of pediatric neuropsychology, developmental psychology, or a related behavioral health or developmental science profession. The fellow will design and conduct research projects with a faculty mentor on developmental outcomes and related interventions for children with conditions such as preterm birth, TBI, epilepsy, and cancer. Candidates with clinical backgrounds will have opportunity to participate in some clinical activities.

Training and mentorship will be available in research methods, grantsmanship, and academic career development. The fellow will also collaborate with faculty from the Center for Biobehavioral Health, the Center for Injury Research and Policy, and the Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice. For additional information on training go to: http://www.nationwidechildrens.org/patient-centered-pediatric-research-program.

Candidates for this position must have obtained their doctoral degree by the start date. The fellowship will be at least 2 years in duration. Salary is commensurate with NIH guidelines, and benefits are competitive. Questions about the position can be emailed to Dr. H. Gerry Taylor at Hudson.Taylor@nationwidechildrens.org.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital, its Primary Care Network, and its specialty clinics provide the majority of pediatric care and training opportunities in Central Ohio and serve a population area of over 3 million. Our affiliation with the Ohio State University allows for expanded training and collaboration beyond the college of medicine. For more information about Children’s Hospital and Columbus, Ohio, visit us on the web at www.nationwidechildrens.org. Nationwide Children’s Hospital is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Letters stating the candidate’s research interests, career goals, and qualifications should be mailed with a curriculum vita and three letters of reference. Please send all materials c/o Kamma Smith, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 700 Children’s Drive, Columbus, Ohio, 43205, or kamma.smith@nationwidechildrens.org. Review of applications will begin immediately.


Rehab/Clinical Neuropsychologist

Greenville Health System
Greenville, South Carolina, USA

Greenville Health System and Neuropsychology Department of Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital are pleased to announce a full-time position opening for a Rehab/Clinical Neuropsychologist on the inpatient rehabilitation team. The Neuropsychology Department provides care to patients across the GHS system, spanning acute care consults to outpatient treatment. The Inpatient Neuropsychology Service provides assessment, intervention, education and behavioral management services to patients with a wide variety of neurological disorders. The patient population served includes those in acute stages of medical and neurological illness, including stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury and amputation. While the role is primarily focused upon inpatient intervention, approximately 20-25% of the provider’s time will also be spent conducting comprehensive outpatient neuropsychological evaluations on adult patients with diverse disorders, including neurodegenerative disorders, movement disorders, cerebrovascular disease, autoimmune disorders, traumatic brain injury, and psychological disorders.

The successful applicant will have strong clinical experience with a wide variety of disorders and excel in a collaborative team environment. To be considered for the position applicants must have a doctorate degree in clinical psychology with additional experience and specialization in rehabilitation and neuropsychology. Completion of a two year formal post-doctoral fellowship in Neuropsychology is strongly desired. Applicants must be eligible to obtain licensure as a Psychologist in South Carolina. Eligibility for board certification in Clinical Neuropsychology is highly desirable.

Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital is part of the Greenville Health System and is located in Greenville, South Carolina. GHS is the largest healthcare system in South Carolina, and among the top 20 nationwide. GHS is also the largest employer in Greenville County. Greenville is a rapidly growing area in upstate South Carolina and is a great place to live, work and raise a family. It boasts a diverse national and international business community. We enjoy a pleasant climate with four distinct seasons offering an abundance of outdoor activities.

We are a Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program Qualified Employer!

Greenville Health System is an equal opportunity employer which proudly values diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Qualified applicants should send a letter of interest and current CV to In-house Physician Recruiter, Hannah Sandberg, hsandberg@ghs.org, 864-797-6164.


Rehabilitation Neuropsychologist

Cottage Health
Santa Barbara, California, USA

At Cottage Health, in Santa Barbara, California, our facilities are state of the art, and our physicians, nurses, technicians and staff are extraordinary. Currently, we have an excellent opportunity for a Neuropsychologist in our inpatient rehabilitation hospital to provide psychological and neuropsychological assessment and treatment. We will rely on you to provide expertise in the treatment of patients with a wide variety of rehabilitation diagnoses in collaboration with our therapists, physicians and nurses.

Qualifications:

  • PhD with academic specialization and post-doctoral internship in neuropsychology or rehabilitation psychology
  • A minimum of two years of post-doctorate clinical experience in an interdisciplinary team setting where neuropsychology is practiced regularly
  • A license as a Psychologist in the State of California is a plus

About Cottage Health 

For over 125 years, our not-for-profit health system has been providing advanced medical care for patients throughout California. Today, our nationally recognized services provide families with the patient-centered care they deserve. At Cottage Health, we rely on the contributions, creativity and skills of our remarkable staff. That’s why we offer competitive compensation and benefits that include above-market salaries, premium medical coverage, new-hire bonuses, pension plans, tax savings accounts, rental and mortgage assistance and relocation packages.

About Our Location

Nestled between the ocean and the mountains, Santa Barbara, California offers breathtaking vistas, beautiful flowers, an abundance of Spanish Colonial architecture and a mild climate. Once you come home to Santa Barbara, it’s hard to imagine living anywhere else.

Make the move that will change your career. Please apply online at www.cottagehealth.org.

EOE


Senior Neuropsychologist

NeuroCog Trials
Durham, NC, USA

NeuroCog Trials, a rapidly growing clinical trials company located in Durham, NC with close ties to Duke University Medical Center has been involved in the design and implementation of multi-site clinical trials and innovative test development for 10 years.

We are looking to fill a full-time PhD-level position for a neuropsychologist who will participate in the development and use of innovative new technologies that assess cognition in Alzheimer’s disease and aging.  This individual will also assist in developing and validating new test batteries, reviewing, analyzing and interpreting cognitive test data, and will oversee neurocognitive rater certification and data quality control for multi-site pharmaceutical company trials. The area of work will primarily be in Alzheimer’s disease, aging, and schizophrenia.  These clinical trials usually involve a large meeting of investigators and testers who require certification.  Some limited travel to US or international meetings is expected. Familiarity with cognitive assessment is essential.   

The starting salary will be competitive with pharmaceutical industry standards and experience with medical benefits. 

Additional requirements:

  • Doctoral degree in psychology, neurosciences or related field
  • Demonstrated experience (in clinical and/or research settings) in working with adult psychiatric or neurologic populations; experience with Alzheimer’s disease, MCI, schizophrenia, depression, multiple sclerosis or aging
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting assessments and administering scales within a clinical and/or research context. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry, particularly CNS clinical trials, is valuable
  • Clinical experience in conducting assessments and administering scales with adult psychiatric or neurologic populations
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, facilitation and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work effectively in a small team environment     

Please submit resumes and salary requirements to:  hr@neurocogtrials.com


Staff Neuropsychologist

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

The Department of Neurology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School is recruiting a Staff Neuropsychologist.  The neuropsychologist will provide therapeutically oriented assessments and cognitive remediation for adults though the Cognitive Neurology Unit (CNU) and the Brain Fit ClubTM (BFCTM).  Data from the evaluations provide a platform for the development of personalized interventions to improve each person’s behavioral, cognitive and brain health, restore function, and prevent decline. Our multidisciplinary team includes clinicians and researchers in neurology, neuropsychology, psychiatry, social work internal medicine, and neurorehabilitation as well as instructors in yoga, meditation, cognitive remediation, and assistive technologies. 

Priority will be given to candidates with clinical interests and an established line of interdisciplinary research relevant to brain health. Candidates should be eligible for faculty appointment in Harvard Medical School at the rank of Instructor, Assistant or Associate level.

Please send Curriculum Vitae, statement of experience and career goals, and a list of 3 or more references who may be contacted to:  Andrea Vatulas, MBA, Administrative Director, Cognitive Neurology Division and Berenson-Allen Center, BIDMC at avatulas@bidmc.harvard.edu.  HMS and BIDMC are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. 

BIDMC and Harvard Medical School are equal opportunity employers that specifically request applications from women and underrepresented minorities.


TBI/Neuroscience Clinical Research Director – Defense and Veteran Brain Injury

General Dynamics Information Technology
San Antonio, Texas, USA

Summary:  General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is hiring a full-time research neuroscientist with traumatic brain injury experience to join the DVBIC team. DVBIC is the traumatic brain injury (TBI) operational component of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE).

This position is based at Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital (ALMMVH).

  • The Clinical Research Director will be located within the SA PRC and the position will provide ample opportunity to conduct TBI research collaboratively within the SA PRC, ALMMVH, San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC), and including but not limited to, the other 17 DVBIC sites within our growing network.
  • For the purpose of this contract and the related position descriptions, the term “RESEARCH” is used to refer to “CLINICAL INVESTIGATIONS”. This contract does not support research in the basic sense of the term (i.e., in laboratories, bench research, or animal testing). 

Education

·       Professional neuroscience degree in Neuropsychology, Psychiatry, or related health or medical field. Experience within clinically appropriate systems of care may be accepted in lieu of educational minimums.

Qualifications

  • MUST be able to obtain a NACLC (T2) Clearance.
  • Minimum Experience:
    • 10-15 years of related experience in scientific research, analysis and/or engineering.
    • Minimum 3-10 years of training or experience working with patients with traumatic brain injury required.  
    • 3-10 years’ experience in research as demonstrated by publications, presentations required.  
    • 2-5 years management experience preferred. Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care and providing clinical services to individuals, couples or groups strongly preferred.
    • A strong background working with neurological patients, especially those with traumatic brain injury required.
  • Required Licenses:
    • The Contractor employee must have and maintain a current license to practice in any one of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands, or any US territory that allows for the independent practice of clinical services. This license must be current and unrestricted 

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer –

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


TBI/Neuroscience Research Director – Defense and Veteran Brain Injury

General Dynamics Information Technology
Ft. Hood, Texas, USA

Position Summary:

Provides leadership to ensure all operations support quality patient care and clinical research and comply with all Command, federal, state, regulatory, DVBIC and contractor requirements.

DVBIC is the traumatic brain injury (TBI) operational component of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE).

Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Directs and provides oversight of research related activities at the DVBIC site. May oversee clinical and/or education related activities. May serve as Principal Investigator.
  • Establishes and maintains appropriate staff to ensure that clinical research projects are delivered on time, on budget, and to the agreed quality standard.
  • Supervises contract staff training, promotes development with immediate and direct feedback, and completes performance evaluations for contract clinical, research, and education staff working under this contract.
  • Provides educational presentations on TBI regularly to the appropriate audiences.
  • Oversees the design and execution of clinical research initiatives, and their compliance with all regulatory bodies.
  • Supports TBI research through development and implementation of research studies in collaboration with research professionals locally and nationally

Education

  • Neuroscience degree in related health or medical field. Experience within clinically appropriate systems of care may be accepted in lieu of educational minimums.

Qualifications

  • Must be a U.S. citizen. May not hold Dual citizenship.
  • Must have a high level of competence in clinical practice, administration, and education.
  • Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary health care team is required.  
  • 3-10 years of training or experience working with patients with traumatic brain injury required.
  • 3-10 years’ experience in research as demonstrated by publications, presentations required.
  • 2-5 years management experience preferred.
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care and providing clinical services to individuals, couples or groups strongly preferred.
  • A strong background working with neurological patients, especially those with traumatic brain injury required.
  • Must be available to travel locally, regionally and nationally.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer –

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


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