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Academic Neuropsychologist Faculty Position
University of Nebraska Medical Center
The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) Department of Neurological Sciences (DONS) is seeking to hire a neuropsychology faculty member. The DONS has 22 full time faculty physicians, 7 advanced practice providers and 20 neurology residents and fellows.
Patient Care: The DONS supports the following specific 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. Neuropsychologist responsibilities also include referrals from multiple other specialty services at our academic medical facility.
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 active in clinical and translational research, including studies focusing on:
1) biomarkers that help our understanding of mechanisms and risk of developing neurological disorders, 2) clinical trials of promising new treatments for neurologic disorders, 3) outcomes research focused on determining the value of new treatments and (4) translating new research advances into clinical practice.
UNMC / Nebraska Medicine Is a 500-bed comprehensive academic medical center. 2017 will see the opening of the newly constructed 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.
Applications are being accepted on line at https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/posting/30935. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute announces a search for an Adult Neuropsychologist to join our dynamic and growing Neuropsychology section. The successful candidate will join the staff of the Neuropsychology section at Cleveland Clinic, which currently consists of 10 neuropsychologists, 2 postdoctoral residents and several practicum students.
This position is primarily clinical and was created to address growing demands for our General Adult Neuropsychology service. The service evaluates patients with a broad range of neurologic conditions, mood and anxiety disorders, medical conditions and general cognitive concerns. The clinical practice model is based on neuropsychologist interview and interpretation, fully supported by psychometrist administered testing. There is a strong educational component to the position, and the successful applicant will play a role in the supervision of postdoctoral neuropsychology fellows in our APPCN member program. Other teaching opportunities include supervision of practicum students and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows in many disciplines. In addition to clinical and educational roles, collaborative research activities may be developed based on applicant interest. The successful applicant will be appointed to the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at a level commensurate with experience.
Applicants must have completed a doctoral degree from an APA- or CPA-accredited psychology program, an internship with experience in neuropsychology, and a postdoctoral fellowship with specialization in neuropsychology. Eligibility for licensure in Ohio is essential. Eligibility for certification by the American Board of Professional Psychology in Clinical Neuropsychology is strongly preferred.
The Cleveland Clinic is ranked the #2 hospital in the nation in this year’s US News & World Report, including a #6 ranking for the Neurological Institute. As the largest employer in Northeast Ohio, with over 42,000 employees, the Cleveland Clinic is able to offer outstanding benefits and support for professional development. There is a constant focus on innovation and leadership in healthcare, and the Neurological Institute works closely with the Innovations group at Cleveland Clinic to facilitate the development of new tools and techniques.
The Cleveland area is a vibrant hub of culture, with outstanding restaurants, theater, symphony and arts, as well as all major professional sports. There is easy access to Lake Erie, an excellent metropolitan park system, and the nearby Cuyahoga Valley National Park for outdoor recreational activities.
Interested applicants should forward their letter of interest and CV to Michael Parsons, Ph.D. at email@example.com.
Assistant or Associate Professor in Clinical Geropsychology
University of Southern California Department of Psychology
The Department of Psychology in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) invites applications for a tenured Associate Professor or a tenure track Assistant Professor position with an anticipated start date of Fall 2017. We seek applicants doing leading-edge research in clinical geropsychology. We encourage applicants whose research entails older adult populations, including clinical health psychology, health disparities, cultural and diversity issues, clinical neuropsychology, clinical neuroscience, couple and family issues, developmental psychopathology, or evaluation of interventions. The USC clinical program emphasizes clinical science and is one of the first programs in the nation to receive PCSAS accreditation. There are opportunities to work across disciplines in the university’s commitment to addressing the problem of aging and dementia. All applicants are required to have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment. In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/75303. The applicant should upload cover letter, CV, research statement, representative scholarly papers, and the names of three referees who will be contacted by USC. Please send any inquiries to Professor Beth Meyerowitz at firstname.lastname@example.org . Screening of applicants will begin November 1, 2016.
USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting email@example.com .
Assistant/Associate Professor in Clinical Developmental Psychology
York University Department of Psychology
The Department of Psychology at York University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in Clinical Developmental Psychology with a focus on Pediatric Neuropsychology to commence July 1, 2017, subject to budgetary approval. Candidates must hold a PhD in Psychology from an accredited clinical training program and be eligible for registration as a Psychologist in the province of Ontario with authorized practice in Clinical Neuropsychology.
York University is now one of the few universities in Canada to offer students graduate education in clinical neuropsychology. The successful candidate will benefit from York University's strong neuroscience faculty and infrastructure, including a state-of-the-art fMRI facility and affiliations with research, hospital, and treatment centres.
A cover letter, CV, a statement of research and teaching interests, three reprints or preprints, and teaching evaluations (if available) should be uploaded into a single .pdf file and sent by November 1, 2016 to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Arrangements should be made for three signed confidential letters of reference to be submitted by this deadline to the same email and addressed to Chair, Clinical Pediatric Neuropsychology Search Committee, 296 Behavioural Science Building, Department of Psychology, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M3J 1P3.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
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Clinical and Health Psychologist
Fullerton Neuropsychological Services
Fullerton Neuropsychological Services (FNS) has an exciting opportunity for a licensed psychologist specializing in clinical, health and neuropsychology. An established and well-respected private practice in north Orange County, California, FNS works closely with many neurologists, pain management specialists, bariatric surgeons, primary care physicians, and others on a variety of health related issues. Our licensed psychologists perform work in both inpatient and outpatient settings, including private office, skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, and St. Jude Medical Center. The applicant should have experience in cases with combined medical and psychiatric challenges. They should be knowledgeable in crisis intervention and suicide prevention, treatment of psychological trauma, more severe mood and anxiety disorders, and personality disorders. Many patients will have co-occurring medical complexities. The applicant must show mastery of biopsychosocial case conceptualization and treatment models. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with multidisciplinary teams (i.e., physicians, case managers, social workers) is imperative.
FNS is a group practice, currently with 7 licensed providers and several postdoctoral psychological assistants. It is located in Fullerton, California, part of Orange County. Fullerton is both a college town and family friendly community. California State University Fullerton is only a few miles from our office. There is a vibrant social scene, with downtown Fullerton offering an array of unique restaurants, boutiques, and live music. There are several family friendly events each year, including First Night, a family oriented New Year’s Eve street party. Fullerton is about an hour to Los Angeles, two hours to San Diego, an hour and a half to popular mountain communities (Big Bear and Lake Arrowhead), and 30 minutes to beach cities.
Qualifications: Applicants must have attended an APA accredited psychology program and have a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical psychology. They must be license eligible in California.
Prospective applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to Margaret Slaven, Psy.D. Position will remain open until filled.
Please mail or email all information requested to:
Fullerton Neuropsychological Services
University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Department of Neurology
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.
Clinical Pediatric Psychologist Position
Fullerton Neuropsychological Services
Fullerton Neuropsychological Services is excited to invite applicants for a part-time to full-time Clinical Psychologist position. We are a growing group with services rendered at the Private office and at St. Jude Medical Center located in Fullerton, CA.
Private Practice opportunities include therapeutic interventions with children ages 5-25 with various psychological and medical diagnoses. Family therapy, couples therapy, and group therapy are also areas of opportunity. Strongly seeking experience working with autism intervention for children with autism and their families, and social skills groups for children with autism.
Pediatric hospital liaison work is a new developing opportunity to likely include intervention services with children diagnosed with autism. ABA experience preferred. Experience assessing children for autism ages 12 months +.
In addition, the candidate must supervise and assist in training postdoctoral psychological assistants. Bilingual abilities also a plus.
Qualifications: Applicants must have attended an APA accredited psychology program and have a Ph.D. or Psy.D., with CA license in clinical psychology, with completion of applicable postdoctoral training.
Competitive pay. Our office will provide clerical support and assistance with insurance company paneling process.
Prospective applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, including list of references to the address or email listed below.
Clinical/ Academic Faculty Neuropsychologist
University of Utah Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology is recruiting a full-time tenure-track faculty neuropsychologist to conduct clinically-focused research, provide service, and assist in the coordination and delivery of neuropsychological services in the Center for Alzheimer’s Care, Imaging and Research and the Cognitive Disorders Program at the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics. Applicants should have an established body of research and success obtaining extramural grant funding. There are abundant opportunities for collaboration (e.g., neuroimaging, genetics, informatics), as well as to tap into our strong infrastructure for clinical trials (e.g., NIH-funded NeuroNext, StrokeNet, Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study). Basic and applied research endeavors may be part of the institution’s new Neuroscience Initiative. A commitment to patient care is also essential, including experience with neurodegenerative and aging populations. Collaboration with other neuropsychologists in the Neurology Department and at the University of Utah is expected, as is engagement in a long-standing industry-sponsored clinical trials program. There also will be opportunities for the teaching and supervision of technicians, practicum students, residents, and fellows. Applicants must have a PhD and have completed an APA-approved clinical internship and a post-doctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology. Applicants are expected to become licensed in Utah, and should be ABPP board-certified or board-eligible in clinical neuropsychology. The position is in the Tenure Track and the rank is open within the Department of Neurology at the University of Utah School of Medicine.
The University of Utah is an EEO/AA employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. More information about the Center for Alzheimer’s Care, Imaging, and Research can be found online (http://uuhsc.utah.edu/cacir/).Candidates should submit a statement of interest and goals, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to neuropsychologists Gordon Chelune, PhD, ABPP-CN or Dustin Hammers, PhD, ABBP-CN, Center for Alzheimer’s Care, Imaging and Research, 650 Komas Dr., #106A, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84108-1218. Phone (801) 585-3929; fax (801) 581-2483; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
On With Life
On With Life’s Neuropsychologist works integrally within and with the organization’s treatment teams, and in conducting inpatient and outpatient neuropsychological evaluations. Primary inpatient duties include necessary assessment of emotional/psychological issues and cognitive functioning, individual counseling/therapy, family education/counseling, and consultation with the team, particularly on emotional/psychological, behavioral, adjustment and other challenges. Based on appropriate cognitive testing, behavioral observations, and personal interaction, he/she will evaluate the neuropsychological functioning of persons served and assist rehabilitation team members in development of a comprehensive rehabilitation treatment plan and treatment that maximizes the rehabilitation potential of the person served. The Neuropsychologist will take the lead in developing and evaluating behavioral interventions to address the maladaptive behaviors of the person served. He/she will also be a resource to team members on behavioral issues impacting the ability of persons served to fully participate in their rehabilitation program.
Primary outpatient duty is conducting neuropsychological evaluations. In addition, the Neuropsychologist provides clinical supervision to the Rehabilitation Counselor.
The Neuropsychologist will be instrumental in educating persons served, families, and staff about the brain, brain functioning, and the impact that an individual’s brain injury will have on his/her life and rehabilitation plan. The Neuropsychologist will engage in professional presentations in the community as assigned, and will also oversee On With Life’s internal and collaborative research activities as assigned.
Current Iowa Psychology license.
Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology, preferably with an emphasis in the area of Neuropsychology.
A minimum of one year clinical experience at the post-doctoral level, preferably in a brain injury rehabilitation environment.
Willingness to maintain membership in the Brain Injury Association of Iowa.
Successful candidates will also have the demonstrated abilities to communicate effectively with others, provide outstanding customer service to all OWL stakeholders, andto adapt to change in the work place.
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital is opening a 110 bed inpatient and outpatient facility in Omaha in addition to the 302 beds we have at the Lincoln campus. We are currently hiring for a position available in the Neuropsychology Department of our state-of-the-art facility. We have a department of twelve staff across the two campuses including two board certified neuropsychologists, rehabilitation psychologists, and counselors. Our new facility in Omaha will employ four full-time professionals who will have the benefit of a close relationship with the University of Nebraska Medical Center, with opportunities for collaborative research with the physiatry faculty as well as our Institute for Rehabilitation Research and Engineering staff.
Clinical responsibilities of this position include outpatient neuropsychological assessment and some rehabilitation counseling with patients and families. The neuropsychologist will perform detailed neuropsychological assessments with a broad range of diagnostic groups, including traumatic brain injury, mild TBI, stroke, dementia, and other neurological disorders. Madonna provides several multidisciplinary clinics which provide opportunities for briefer assessments and treatment team consultation. Training and experience in neuropsychology is required. Experience with forensic assessment is preferred. Experience across the entire spectrum of age groups, including pediatrics and geriatrics is a plus, although not required. Board certification or eligibility is a helpful qualification, although not required to be considered for the position. A doctoral degree from an APA-accredited program is expected. Must possess current NE licensure or eligible to obtain licensure within 14 months of hire.
The Omaha metropolitan area is a community of 807,000 people known for being one of the nation’s friendliest cities with a moderate cost of living. Parenting magazine ranks Omaha among the top 10 cities for raising a family and test scores in the Omaha Public Schools exceed the national average for large school districts. According to Money Magazine, Omaha is named as the 7th city in the US for overall quality of life.
If interested, please contact: Angela Kugler, Human Resources, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, 5401 South Street Lincoln, NE 68506 402-413-4337; or Dr. Travis Groft, Director of Neuropsychology (Madonna Lincoln Campus), 402-413-3547, or apply online at www.madonna.org.
Regions Hospital-Neuropsychologist for Memory Disorder Clinic
RHSC/Regions Hospital is currently seeking a qualified neuropsychologist to join our Department of Neuropsychology. The selected candidate will join a thriving clinical practice of 3 neuropsychologists and 3 psychometrists within a large neuroscience program in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota. The position provides outpatient neuropsychological assessment services for adult patients with a broad spectrum of neurological disorders. We specialize in neurodegenerative disease but maintain a general practice as well with referrals from neurology, neurosurgery, physical medicine, rehabilitation, neuro-oncology, medical spine, and other specialties. Our neuropsychologists work independently and on interdisciplinary teams to provide outstanding patient care. The neuropsychologist position is full-time, includes excellent benefits, a competitive salary, collaborative and friendly work environment, and work-life balance. Interested candidates have ample opportunity to participate in a thriving research program within an active scientist-practitioner model and well funded research institute.
The ideal candidate has a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical psychology from an APA-accredited graduate program, has completed a 2-year neuropsychology fellowship, has at least 2 year of experience, is board certified or board eligible through the American Board of Professional Psychology, and has special interest/expertise in neurodegenerative disease and early diagnosis of memory loss disorders.
RHSC/Regions Hospital is part of the HealthPartners family of care. HealthPartners is the largest consumer-governed nonprofit health care organization in the nation, serving more than 1.5 million members nationwide. The organization is known across the country for innovations in patient care models that accomplish the triple aim to improve health, maximize patient experience, and reduce cost. The neurosciences are a particular priority for the organization and neuropsychology will be headquartered in a brand new, state-of-the-art neurosciences building opening in the Spring of 2017. There is ample opportunity for program growth and development. RHSC/Regions Hospital is located in the “land of 10,000 lakes” and the Twin Cities are consistently ranked in the top 10 most livable communities in the country, providing four seasons of recreational opportunities, a culture steeped in the arts and theater, a wide range of sporting events, affordable housing and nationally ranked K-12 and higher education institutions.
For more information, to see the full job description, and to submit an application, please click on the link below. To learn more about HealthPartners, see our website: www.regionshospital.com. http://bit.ly/2czoaRJ
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
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Hawaii Pacific Neuroscience Institute
Hawaii Pacific Neuroscience Institute (HPN), Hawaii’s leader and one of the largest provider of Neuroscience care is seeking a full time Neuropsychologist to be part of a growing and fully integrated multidisciplinary neuroscience team. Live in one of the most beautiful areas in the world and enjoy quality of life living, year round perfect weather in Hawaii while enjoying the stability of an established built in strong referral network.
• Doctoral degree in psychology
• Be part of a fully integrated top neuroscience specialists in Hawaii
1. Assessment (including standardized ratings in clinical trials)
· Starting Salary $150,000
HPN is Hawaii’s leader and one of the largest providers of neuroscience care in the state serving over 24,000 patient visits in 2014. The candidate will be supported by a growing multidisciplinary neuroscience team of 4 full time neurologists (adult & pediatric), neurosurgeon, physiatrist, geriatrician and a research team involved in world class ground breaking clinical trials in Alzheimer’s dementia, epilepsy, stroke, MS, Parkinson and other neurological disorders.
When considering a career with us, we look for in our people the attributes we believe are important. We know we can only fulfill our mission and vision, and build our desired culture if those who work with us are committed, find joy in what they do, and embrace their roles in serving our patients, families, and one another. We emphasize the vital importance of a healthy work environment where relationships and teamwork are highly valued. Competitive salary with full benefits offered to the right candidate. What are you waiting for? Find out more today, contact email@example.com or (808) 261-4476.
Mercy Clinics is seeking a BC/BE Neuropsychologist to join the Mercy Ruan Neurology in Des Moines, Iowa. The practice opportunity offers competitive compensation including sign-on, paid malpractice, and 401k.
• Doctoral degree in clinical psychology
• 8 Physicians & 1 APC
Samaritan Health Services
Join Samaritan Health Services!
The outpatient neuropsychology clinic at Samaritan Health Services in Corvallis, Oregon, seeks to hire an early to mid-career neuropsychologist to provide comprehensive neuropsychological services. The mid-Willamette Valley offers a great lifestyle of outdoor activities and easy access to the ocean and major metropolitan areas.
This position is for a fellowship-trained neuropsychologist. The ideal candidate will be able to provide assessments for adult and geriatric patients who present with neurological, cognitive and behavioral problems due to a wide range of etiologies. Although the bulk of work will be with outpatient evaluations, experience with cognitive rehabilitation and brief inpatient evaluations is welcomed. Other opportunities include working with sports medicine and concussion clinics as well as medical inpatient units. Although this is primarily a clinical position, research opportunities are also available. Clinical training will be an important part of the job, as Samaritan is starting an internship program and has active practicum rotations with local universities. As such, work with the Graduate Medical Education department may also be negotiated. The position is based in an integrated primary care clinic that houses an internal medicine group and neuropsychology clinic. In the future, it will also include health psychology and clinical social workers. This is a fast-paced clinic that emphasizes efficiency and excellent patient care alongside collaboration with multidisciplinary teams. Samaritan also looks to practice new and innovative models, not solely in fee-for-service payment methods.
• Hold a doctorate in clinical neuropsychology or clinical psychology with a neuropsychology track or sufficient neuropsychology experience from an accredited (APA or CPA) university
• Be licensed or eligible in Oregon
• Have completed a two-year post-doctoral residency in neuropsychology
• Be eligible for board certification in neuropsychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP)
• Attain board certification through ABPP in neuropsychology within three years of employment
Samaritan Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Corvallis and Albany are active cities within the gorgeous mid-Willamette Valley that offer a great lifestyle of outdoor activities, easy access to the ocean and quick access to major metropolitan areas hosting sports and cultural events without all the traffic.
Neuropsychologist - Assistant Professor of Neurology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
The Department of Neurology at Vanderbilt University is seeking an excellent early career neuropsychologist for an Assistant Professor position. The position is structured for a neuropsychologist in a general neurology setting, but with a particular emphasis in degenerative conditions. Experience in movement disorders is desirable, but not essential. The candidate would be involved in the Deep Brain Stimulation, Huntington’s Center of Excellence, and memory disorders clinics. The candidate would join a growing Cognitive & Behavioral Neurology Division that includes four neurologists, five neuropsychologists, and two neuroscientists.
In addition to providing outpatient care through the multidisciplinary Cognitive & Behavioral Neurology Division Memory Clinic, there is the potential for protected time for the appropriate candidate to develop an independent research program. Vanderbilt University Medical Center has outstanding neuroscience resources to support basic, clinical, and translational research activities, including the Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical & Translational Research, the Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science, the Vanderbilt Brain Institute, and the Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer’s Center. Involvement in training practicum students, psychology interns, and/or postdoctoral fellows in neuropsychology is also expected.
Position Requirements: Applicants must be licensed or license-eligible in the State of Tennessee. Applicants should also hold board certification in clinical neuropsychology or be eligible for board certification in clinical neuropsychology.
Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vita, a brief statement summarizing clinical interests and research objectives, and three letters of recommendation to:
Robert L. Macdonald, MD, PhD, Chair
Vanderbilt University is a non-discriminatory, affirmative action employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.
Neuropsychology/Geropsychology Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Late Life Depression/Neurodegenerative Disease
San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center
This Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship at the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center emphasizes the development of specific skills and competencies in conducting research related to cognitive dysfunction in Major Depressive Disorder in older adults and neurodegenerative diseases of aging. The research training focuses on the evaluation of cognitive dysfunction, accelerated cognitive decline, and structural and functional brain abnormalities associated with late life depression and neurodegenerative disease. An additional component of training includes the use of innovative technology in the assessment of cognition and disability in older adults. The core faculty member for this fellowship is a Neuropsychologist. Fellows will devote 75% time to research and can allocate up to 25% percent of their time for clinical, educational, and administrative activities. Clinical training focuses on neuropsychological assessment in a veteran population. For more information regarding this Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship please contact Dr. Scott Mackin (Scott.Mackin@ucsf.edu).
The research fellowships are full-time, two-year, 52 week commitments (2080 hours per year) beginning either July 1 or September 2, 2016.
Stipend and Benefits
The current stipend is $50,006 for the first year. VA offers individual and family health insurance plans for fellows on a matching basis.
Candidates MUST be US citizens and graduates of APA-accredited doctoral programs in clinical or counseling psychology and MUST have completed an APA-accredited internship.
To apply for this fellowship, please submit application materials listed below to the following email address: Scott.Mackin@ucsf.edu with “Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship” in the subject line.
1. Letter of interest, clearly indicating which fellowship to which you are applying (Neuropsychology/Geropsychology/Dr. Mackin)
2. Current Curriculum Vitae
3. Three letters of Recommendation
4. A letter of support from your Dissertation chairperson describing your dissertation status and timeline if you have not completed your graduate degree. All requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed prior to the start of the fellowship year.
5. A letter of support from your current Internship Training Director indicating that you are in good standing to successfully complete your predoctoral internship, including the expected completion date.
6. After all application materials are submitted please send an email confirmation of completed application to Dr. Scott Mackin at Scott.Mackin@ucsf.edu
University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine, Divisions of Developmental Medicine and Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics are recruiting a Pediatric Neuropsychologist for a full-time faculty position, primarily in the outpatient setting, as Assistant or Associate Professor in the Adjunct, HS Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series for the growing program at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital (BCH).
Candidates must have completed an APA-or CPA accredited doctoral program, pre-doctoral internship in Clinical Psychology, and two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology. Interested applicants must be licensed or license-eligible in California. Preference will be given to those with experience and training working with young children and families within a medical setting. Salary and benefits are competitive.
This position will provide services within our active clinical programs, with an emphasis on children with congenital cardiac disease, prematurity, and a variety of other genetic and neurodevelopmental disorders. Responsibilities will include comprehensive evaluation and management as well as consultation with families/caregivers, referring providers and schools. The professional will provide leadership, guidance, and consultation to other professional personnel in the medical setting, including primary and specialty care providers, concerning the need for and evaluation of neuropsychological and other psychological services to enhance patient care. The professional will also provide consultation and training to psychology and medical trainees, and supervision when appropriate. Additionally, there will be a variety of opportunities for research.
UCSF offers a rich intellectual environment for education and training that provides expert care to critically and chronically ill infants, children, and adolescents from around the country and internationally. UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.
Qualified applicants must apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska has an excellent full-time opportunity available in our Neuropsychology Department ( www.madonna.org). The psychologist would be joining a collegial and experienced department of 8 psychologists and counselors, including two board-certified neuropsychologists. We also have numerous practicum students training in our facilities through our relationships with the University of Nebraska and several other local colleges. Frequent opportunities for departmental didactic training as well as transdisciplinary interaction and training are available. Opportunities exist for the supervision of trainees, as well as research involvement with our Institute for Rehabilitation Science and Engineering.
Clinical responsibilities of this position include cognitive and psychological assessment, rehabilitation counseling, and consultation with our interdisciplinary teams. The psychologist will work on our CARF-accredited inpatient stroke rehabilitation team, as well as perform cognitive assessments and counseling with outpatients. Madonna’s outpatient department offers the opportunity to participate in several interdisciplinary evaluation clinics, including assessments of mild TBI, stroke, and other neurological disorders.
Experience in medical, health, or rehabilitation psychology and neuropsychological assessment is preferred.
A doctoral degree from an APA-accredited program is required. Must possess current NE licensure or eligible to obtain licensure within 14 months of hire.
Lincoln, Nebraska is a vibrant city of over 277,000 in the eastern part of the state, about fifty miles from Omaha. It is listed among Livability.com’s Top 100 Best Places to Live. It is known as the home of the University of Nebraska (and its top-ranked football team), and is also a home to several other great colleges and a growing business economy. Lincoln students have high graduation rates and standardized test scores. Parenting magazine rated Lincoln as one of its top ten best cities for education in America, particularly due to the availability of affordable and high-quality daycare. Lincoln is a safe and healthy city with more than 130 miles of walking and bike trails, and has affordable housing with low unemployment.
Contact: Angela Kugler, Human Resources, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, 5401 South Street Lincoln, NE 68506 402-413-4337; or Dr. Travis Groft, Director of Neuropsychology, 402-413-3547, or apply online at www.madonna.org.
Tenure-Track Faculty Position at the University of Houston
University of Houston Department of Psychology
The Department of Psychology at the University of Houston seeks to hire a tenure-track faculty member at the Assistant or Associate level whose primary research interests are in clinical neuropsychology. UH is a Carnegie-Designated Tier One Public Research University. The Clinical Psychology Program has been continuously accredited by the American Psychological Association since 1959 and offers a well-established Major Area of Study in clinical neuropsychology as part of the clinical psychology program. Applicants should be formally trained as a clinical neuropsychologist, as evidenced by ABPP-CN certification or eligibility (or other form of demonstrable equivalence). The specific area of research within clinical neuropsychology (topic, population, age range) is open, but successful applicants will demonstrate evidence of research productivity and potential for success in securing external funding. Candidates who can interface with the other clinical program faculty (e.g., child clinical psychology, adult behavioral disorders) and with the department’s graduate programs in Social/Health Psychology; Developmental, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neuroscience; and/or Industrial/Organizational Psychology are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants must also demonstrate a clear commitment to excellence in the supervision of graduate research, teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and in supervision of graduate clinical practica. Additional information on the University is available at http://www.uh.edu and on the Department of Psychology at http://www.psychology.uh.edu
Applications may be submitted at http://jobs.uh.edu/postings/32301and should include a letter of interest, names and email addresses of three writers of letters of recommendation (referees will be contacted via the online system to submit letters directly), a current curriculum vita, representative papers, and evidence of excellence in teaching. Any questions may be addressed to Dr. Steven Paul Woods, Clinical Neuropsychology Faculty Search Committee Chair, Professor of Psychology, Phone: 713-743-6415, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of candidates for each position will begin October 15, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.
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